Torrington Lawyers Who Can Help Protect Your Rights In Drug Charge Cases
Prosecutors in northwest Connecticut aggressively seek convictions in drug cases. If you have been arrested for a drug crime, you need an experienced criminal defense lawyer who will fight for your rights and freedom.
William A. Conti and Robert A. Salerno have more than 55 years of combined experience in criminal cases. Attorneys Conti and Salerno understand how to assess the weaknesses in prosecutors’ cases. They are committed to providing the strongest possible defense representation for every client. Our law firm defends people accused of all types of drug crimes in Connecticut, including:
- Possession of a controlled substance
- Possession with intent to sell
- Cultivation of marijuana
- Drug manufacture
- DUI and drug offenses
- Other types of drug crimes
Fourth Amendment Defenses To Drug Charges
In Connecticut, the police and undercover detectives are allowed to use aggressive techniques while conducting drug investigations. But sometimes, they go too far and violate a person’s constitutional rights. When this occurs, it may be possible to obtain a dismissal of the charges.
William A. Conti and Robert A. Salerno have a thorough understanding of the protections in our federal and state constitutions. They will carefully examine the behavior of the police or drug investigators to determine whether a defense on these grounds is possible. If necessary, Attorneys Conti and Salerno will vigorously represent you at trial, seeking the best possible outcome for you.
Alternatives To Conviction And Jail
Some people accused of drug crimes in Litchfield County can avoid incarceration and a criminal record. For example, if you successfully complete the Drug Education Program, the criminal charges against you will be dismissed. Torrington drug charge attorneys William A. Conti and Robert A. Salerno have helped numerous people obtain these types of outcomes. If you are eligible, they will work with the prosecutor and court, seeking to obtain this type of outcome for you.
Attorneys Conti and Salerno take a personal interest in their clients, and whenever possible they work to obtain solutions that address the underlying problems that resulted in criminal charges. Your participation in a drug rehab program can play an important role in obtaining a dismissal of the charges against you. If you are motivated to get help for a drug-dependency problem, William A. Conti and Robert A. Salerno can refer you to a drug treatment program.