Alcohol & Drug Crimes The Experienced Guidance & High-Quality Counsel You Need to Protect Yourself

Alcohol & Drug Crime Attorney in Boulder

Providing Effective Legal Counsel for Nearly Two Decades

In Colorado, any person convicted of a drug or alcohol crime could face serious penalties, including hefty fines, long-term imprisonment, driver’s license suspension, and probation. Whether you are facing charges for an alcohol-related offense, such as disorderly intoxication or minor in possession of alcohol, or a drug crime, such as possession, sale, or manufacturing of a controlled substance, it is crucial to speak to an experienced criminal defense attorney immediately.

At Lancaster Law Office LLC, we have a proven track record of obtaining the outcomes our clients deserve. With nearly 20 years’ experience, our Boulder alcohol and drug crime lawyer has the knowledge and resources necessary to defend your rights and protect your freedom.

There is a range of ways we can help you defend against your charges, including:

  • Negotiating with prosecutors to reduce or dismiss your charges

  • Negotiating a plea bargain

  • Utilizing a drug/alcohol diversion program

  • Fighting for an acquittal in court

To discuss the right strategy for your situation, contact (303) 569-8410 today.

Types of Drug & Alcohol Cases We Handle

Our criminal defense team helps clients facing all types of charges, including:

  • Drug possession

  • Selling drugs

  • Drug trafficking

  • Drug manufacturing

  • Possession of drug paraphernalia

  • Fraud to obtain drugs

  • Cultivation of marijuana

  • Drug driving

  • Disorderly intoxication

  • DUI

  • Driving with an open container of alcohol

  • Illegal sale of liquor

  • Illegal possession of liquor

  • Minor in possession or consumption of alcohol

  • Selling or giving alcoholic beverages to a minor

Consequences for Drug Crimes in Colorado

In Colorado, the penalties for drug offenses can include both fines and jail time. The specific fine amount and duration of imprisonment depend on several factors, including the type and quantity of the drugs involved, the nature of the offense, and the number of previous drug convictions.

There are six classes of drug crimes in Colorado, including:

  • Level 1 drug felony – between eight and 32 years in prison and a potential fine of $5,000 to $1,000,000

  • Level 2 drug felony – between four to eight years in prison and a potential fine of $3,000 to $750,000

  • Level 3 drug felony – between two to four years in prison and a potential fine of $2,000 to $500,000

  • Level 4 drug felony – between six months to one year in prison and a potential fine of $1,000 to $100,000

  • Level 1 drug misdemeanor – between six months to 18 months in jail and a potential fine of $500 to $5,000 (as of March 1, 2020, unlawful possession is punishable by probation of up to two years, potentially 180 days in jail, and a maximum fine of $1,000)

  • Level 2 drug misdemeanor – up to 12 months in jail and a potential fine of $50 to $750 (as of March 1, 2020, unlawful use is punishable by probation of up to one year, potentially 120 days in jail, and a maximum fine of $500)

Find Reliable Legal Counsel

When you turn to Lancaster Law Office LLC, you can work with a Boulder alcohol and drug crime lawyer who knows how to win. Get in touch today for a consultation to discuss your rights and options.

Call (303) 569-8410 to begin building an effective defense against your drug or alcohol charges.

You Aren't Just a Case Number

We Treat Our Clients as Real People Facing a Serious Problem
  • “He was phenomenal in court. I cannot sing his praises loud enough, without him, I’d probably be in jail. He works for his client and is not afraid of standing up against a bullying court system. If you want justice, he is the guy to hire.”

    - Bernice I.
  • “Without his superior representation, I do not believe I would have gotten the same positive outcome without him.”

    - Cathy N.
  • “Barry is the man for the job and he will do everything he can to have the best possible outcome for your situation. I can't thank him enough for his work and I am more than 100% satisfied with what he did for me!”

    - Mike G.

Put Your Case in the Right Hands

You Can Trust Lancaster Law Office LLC
  • Available 24/7 & Provide Free Consultations
  • More Than a Decade of Dedicated Legal Experience
  • Tenacious, Experienced, & Knowledgeable About DUI Law
  • Our Team Works With Experienced Investigators Who Can Help Find Evidence to Help Your Case
  • We Treat Our Clients as Real People Facing a Serious Problem; Our Clients Are Not Just Case Numbers
  • We Pledge to Fight for Our Clients; We Protect, Counsel, and Aggressively Fight on Their Behalf

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