Baton Rouge Drug Crimes Lawyers
Arrested For Drug Crimes in Baton Rouge?
Louisiana has one of the nation's highest rates for incarcerating individuals accused of drug possession, possession with intent to sell and other drug crimes. This is a growing trend that shows no signs of slowing down.
At the Baton Rouge law firm of Manasseh, Gill, Knipe & Bélanger, our firm's criminal defense attorneys offer knowledgeable legal advice and dedicated defense to men, women and juveniles charged with serious drug crimes, including:
- Simple drug possession of crack, ecstasy and other illegal substances
- Felony drug possession or possession with intent to distribute
- Importation, transportation, distribution or trafficking of cocaine, marijuana, heroin, methamphetamines and other illegal drugs
- Illegal possession or distribution of prescription drugs including Zanax and OxyContin
- Manufacturing or cultivation with intent to distribute drugs
An effective criminal defense requires skill and flexibility, as well as a keen understanding of when to employ aggressive tactics and when to take a more restrained and patient approach. Contact us today online or call 225-383-9703 to schedule a consultation. We will provide a reliable evaluation of your options in fighting drug charges in Louisiana.
In many cases, we have been successful in obtaining a reduced or suspended sentence for first-time offenders demonstrating a willingness to enter a treatment or rehab program.
Defending Clients' Rights
About half of our criminal defense practice is dedicated to defending clients accused of serious drug offenses. Our criminal defense attorneys thoroughly evaluate evidence to identify any procedural errors. We will hold law enforcement accountable for illegal search and seizure tactics, such as illegal canine searches and unjustified traffic stops.
We will aggressively fight to secure your constitutional rights. Although we have a proven record of success in having drug charges dropped or reduced, we still prepare every case for trial.
Contact Us Today
Contact the law office of Manasseh, Gill, Knipe & Bélanger in Baton Rouge online or call 225-383-9703 to schedule a consultation. Our firm's criminal defense attorneys have a proven record of mounting an effective defense strategy.