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West Palm Beach Drug Trafficking Lawyer

Understanding the Drug Trafficking Defense Process in Florida?

Drug trafficking is a widespread concern. In the state of Florida especially, the prevalence of drug trafficking is even higher than in other states due to the its unique geography and proximity to international ports. Be aware that if you have been arrested for drug trafficking, you could be facing a lengthy jail or prison sentence and hefty fines. The potential consequences depend on a number of factors, including the drug in question, the volume of the drugs, previous convictions, and the evidence collected.

The first thing you should do when faced with an accusation of drug trafficking is contact a West Palm Beach defense lawyer. The quicker you react to your arrest or allegation, the sooner counsel can get involved by contacting the officers involved in your case in order to understand the full breadth of the investigation against you.

What the Law Offices of Nellie L. King, P.A. Can Do for You

Be aware that if you have any reason to believe you are being surveilled by police, or if law enforcement has left messages for you to contact them, do not respond – contact Attorney Nellie L. King immediately. Any statements you make to the police can be used as evidence against you in court. If you have already been arrested and evidence has been gathered against you, an experienced defense lawyer can strategize the best next steps under these circumstances.

The firm offers a range of methods for developing a strong, quality defense against drug charges. These services include:

  • Early-phase representation, where evidence is brought to the government to persuade the prosecution not to file charges at all or to file lesser charges.
  • Efforts to suppress evidence if law enforcement has violated the rights of the accused via an unlawful search or seizure.

In addition to drug trafficking arrests, Attorney Nellie L. King also has experience handling other drug-related cases, including:

  • Possession of narcotics
  • Possession with intent to sell or distribute narcotics
  • Conspiracy to distribute narcotics
  • Prescription drug fraud
  • RICO allegations

Attorney Nellie L. King is an experienced drug defense attorney serving West Palm Beach. She believes that the defense of a person’s freedom or life is not to be taken lightly, especially when they face something as severe as a drug crime accusation. The strength of your defense should be assessed by an attorney who fully understands the unique facts of your case and who knows how the state and federal law applies to your circumstances. Only then can you make the critical decisions that will affect your future.

Schedule your free consultation with the Law Offices of Nellie L. King, P.A. by submitting an online form here or dialing (561) 220-2377.

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  • Award-Winning Trial Lawyer
  • Nearly 25 Years of Legal Experience
  • Personalized Approach to Handling Cases
  • Well-Respected in the Legal Community

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  • Attorney King was my voice in the courtroom.

    “Her knowledge of the law, her courage while aggressively fighting for me, belief in my innocence and the ability to communicate with the jury were priceless in ensuring my freedom.”

    - V.C., Former Client
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    “Nellie represented our son fiercely in her trademark "pit bull" style and won a landmark case in our county. Top-notch, caring, and highly respected are the qualities that come to mind when I think of Nellie King.”

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  • Ms. King truly cares about her clients and the outcome of their cases.

    “Between her knowledge, hard work, and respect she is able to get her clients the best possible outcome in their cases. Ms. King is very knowledgeable in criminal law, she is hardworking and caring.”

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    “Sharp, tenacious, passionate, and totally committed to securing justice, Nellie King advocates tirelessly for her clients. Your case becomes her case.”

    - Leigh D. Hagan (Ph.D. Board-Certified Forensic Psychologist)
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    “Attorney Nellie King is absolutely unstoppable in the courtroom. Her skill and technique are matched only by her will and her drive. She is not afraid to zealously defend her clients and never shies away from protecting their constitutional rights.”

    - Jessica Yeary (Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer & Public Defender Elect, Florida’s 2nd Judicial Circuit)
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    “Her concern for the turmoil of the client’s life, and its impact on their family, imbue every strategic decision she makes.”

    - Joe Guastaferro (Nationally Recognized Trial Consultant and Jury Selection Specialist)
  • A top-notch fighter who will protect their legal rights.

    “Nellie is one of the most dogged, detailed, dedicated, and skilled advocates that I've had the pleasure of working with in my 30-year career. Prosecutors undoubtedly cringe upon her entry into the case.”

    - Charles Mittelstadt (Criminal Defense Investigator)

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