Drug Crimes

Fort Lauderdale Drug Crime Defense

Experienced Criminal Defense Attorneys

Being charged with any type of drug crime can be overwhelmingly distressing. Being convicted of a misdemeanor or felony drug offense can lead to severe, life-altering consequences. You should never have to approach or fight the charges you are facing on your own. With more than 60 years of combined experience, our firm is known for our success in challenging drug crime cases against our clients.

You should consult with a Fort Lauderdale criminal defense attorney from our firm who can fight for your rights and future after your arrest. At Raisman & Raisman, P.A., we offer aggressive representation to clients who have been arrested for all types of drug crimes.

Complex Drug Crime Charges

Every single drug crime charge is different, which is why choosing a firm with a wide expanse of experience is essential to your success. Our Fort Lauderdale criminal defense lawyers have represented virtually every type of drug crime case, from minor misdemeanors to felony and federal cases.

We offer counsel for a wide range of drug offenses, including:

  • Trafficking
  • Sales
  • Possession
  • Intent to sell
  • Manufacturing
  • Distribution

Misdemeanor vs. Felony Drug Crimes

Misdemeanor and felony drug crimes are charged based upon the type, or "Schedule," of drug which was allegedly involved, as well as the type of offense. In Florida, there are five drug schedules. The least serious drugs, such as some prescription medications are Schedule V. Drugs like heroin and other illegal narcotics that have no medical use are Schedule I. The closer to Schedule I the drug is, the more likely the charge you are facing is going to be for a felony crime.

You can rely on us to fight aggressively for you in court against the prosecution. We are dedicated to your success and even offer payment plans for your convenience.

Call us now at (954) 800-4477 for a free case consultation with a Fort Lauderdale drug crime lawyer.

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Our Client Testimonials

See for yourself what our clients have to say about working with us.

    "Very pleased with their service!"
    They were extremely accommodating, very responsive and efficient. I highly recommend!
    "“I am in court for YOU”"
    Helene and Steve were the most helpful, perseverant, and supportive professionals I have experienced to date. They made the impossible possible and performed nothing short of a miracle. I would highly recommend them for your legal needs, they are experienced and well renowned making for a great fit. I struggled with drug possession and distribution charges and they had my best interest in mind almost like my parents would if they were my lawyers. Regular check ups, positive reinforcement and encouragement had a huge help in my successful completion of all legal issues. If you want some one who’s always in your ring, go to the Raismans!
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    "Angel on earth"
    Friend of my husband told us about Ms Raisman when to her office because I was arrested she had a consultation with me and my husband she told us she can help me with my case I just need to tell her the truth and I did was very nervous because I’m a green card holder ms raisman was on top of my case she went to court on my behalf she called me to inform me how the case was going ,what I like about ms raisman she never judge me for the mistake I made in my life she encouraged me I’m so happy I chose Raisman&Raisman she get my case nolle prosequi . Thank you so ms Helene& mr Steven.
    "Ms. Raisman hates the abuse of power. I am forever grateful for they’re hard work and diligence."
    I was in the process of fighting a DUI in which my previous lawyer barely put in any effort towards the case. From the moment I met Ms. Raisman I knew there was a difference. She has a personal vendetta against the abuse of power and helped tip the scale back into balance. Easy to contact, prompt with responses, well known in her profession, knows the law, and most importantly took my case personally. In my career a clean record is a necessity and she took it as serious as I did which kept me satisfied even before the case was dropped!
    Forever Grateful
    Coconut Creek, FL
    "You're not just a number."
    I had a case in regards to DUI and my previous lawyer did a terrible job. I could tell they were not concerned with actually fighting or dropping the case but were more interested in getting a plea deal which would look good enough and require minimal work. In my profession I need a clean record and Ms. Raisman took that personally. From the beginning I knew this would be a different experience and she didn’t settle for less. Everything was completely dismissed. The case was bogus to begin with but Unfortunately things are set up in a way today where the truth isn’t always the primary objective, and for that reason you still need someone very capable in your corner. Thanks again!
    "Absolutely Fantastic"
    Raisman & Raisman is absolutely a fantastic place on the stepping stones of the dark forest (court house). I worked with Steve Raisman during my 2 months of impending doom (court cases). We sat down in his conference room where he Immediately drew up a course of action. During each step he never over promised but delivered as swiftly & effectively as possible. Which resulted in the best out come and I am able to be home with my family because of his intelligent trades amongst the system which are forever honored. Thank you STEVE!
    Pembroke Pines, FL
    "Very excellent"
    My lawyer reopened a case that was closed for me. Which was a felony. I didn't know that it was a felony at first, but it was affecting my immigration status and they fixed it.
    "To the point concern !"
    I felt like one of the family...Helene and Steve made defending me so easy...Very professional...concerned about you ,every month to the way of freedom and personal achievements and life changes..