Aggressive drug defense in Athens Clarke County
When you have been arrested for a drug crime, it can seem as if there is no way out. Perhaps the police found drugs in your car or home. Now you’re in handcuffs, and you have been persuaded to confess. You know that Georgia’s drug laws carry severe punishments, and you are appropriately fearful of going to jail. However, even in situations as dire as this, there are defenses available to you. There may be challenges to the search of your car or home, or you may be able to challenge your confession. There may be special sentencing options available to you to avoid a permanent conviction. Attorney Elizabeth M. Grant, can show you how to fight for your legal rights in a drug charge in Athens Clarke County or other Northeast Georgia county.
Relentless defender of your rights
Ms. Grant is dedicated to providing aggressive legal representation for people charged with drug-related offenses in Georgia. For 20 years, she has defended clients accused of all types of drug crimes, including:
- Drug trafficking
- Drug possession
- Possession with intent to distribute
- Driving under the influence of drugs
- Prescription drug fraud
- Manufacturing of illegal substances
- Conspiracy to sell drugs
- Sale or possession of drugs in a school zone
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
Your constitutional rights are her top priority, and she is committed to analyzing every aspect of your case to find defenses against the accusations. Elizabeth M. Grant is not afraid to ask the tough questions that will get results for you:
- Did the police have a legal reason to pull you over or search you?
- Did a police officer coerce you into making a confession?
- Was an informant involved in your arrest?
The answers to these questions can make all the difference in the outcome of your case and determine whether you will be spending your nights in a prison cell or with your family at home. By challenging the prosecution at every turn, Ms. Grant provides the best defense for your money. By treating our clients with the utmost respect, we ensure that you are heard and that your rights are not disregarded.
Protect your property
When you were arrested for a drug crime the police may have seized your car, cash, or other valuable property. Perhaps this property belongs to a member of your family and had nothing to do with your drug arrest. Contact Elizabeth M. Grant immediately to fight against any to forfeiture of your property. The State has the right to claim certain property through a civil process that operates separately of the criminal courts. Sometimes the rightful owner may only get notice of the forfeiture through a legal ad in the paper which is easy to miss. If the forfeiture is not answered properly and on time, the State of Georgia will own that property forever. Elizabeth M. Grant has the experience necessary to fight for your property.
Fight for your future. Contact attorney Elizabeth M. Grant today
If you have been charged with a drug crime, your future is on the line. Let Elizabeth M. Grant represent your interests in court and help you take back your life. To set up a free initial consultation, call her office today at 706-353-8099, or contact her online.