We Develop Smart And Strong Defense Strategies Against Drug Charges

If you face drug charges in New Hampshire, it's critical that you work with an accomplished attorney who understands how to develop an effective legal defense. Drug laws are notoriously complex: Some charges are state offenses while others are federal offenses.

In New Hampshire, the laws against drug crimes are strict and severe. The attorneys at Martin, Lord & Osman, P.A., can provide you with further insight and information into the state drug laws, as well as provide you with the representation you need as you work with the courts.

New Hampshire Drug Possession Charges

  • Possession of marijuana — New Hampshire law classifies marijuana differently than other illicit drugs and controlled substances. If you are charged with possession of marijuana, the penalty can include a fine of up to $2,000 or up to 12 months in prison.
  • Non-marijuana possession – Whether it's a first time or subsequent offense, you will face a felony charge in New Hampshire. The consequences are generally more severe after the first offense.
  • Possession with intent to sell or sale of drugs — Whether you are charged with the sale of illicit drugs or you are charged with the intent to sell drugs, you will face a felony charge in New Hampshire. The penalty will vary based on the drug in question and the amount in your possession.

Choosing The Right Criminal Lawyer For Drug Crimes

By working with an experienced criminal attorney who understands New Hampshire drug laws and how to defend against criminal charges, you will be able to navigate through the court system. Our attorneys can create a legal plan of action and assist you with all negotiations. Contact Martin, Lord & Osman, P.A., at 603-524-4121 or use our online contact form to schedule a consultation.