Are You Facing Drug Charges?
Hawaii’s authorities take drug offenses very seriously. Whether you have been charged with a crime or you believe that the state is investigating you, it is time to contact a defense attorney.
Jonathan Burge, Attorney At Law, in Honolulu, can help you. With nearly 25 years as a criminal defense attorney and nearly 10 years prior experience as a police officer, attorney Burge knows the ins and outs of drug cases. He has handled a variety of misdemeanor and felony offenses, including:
- Possession of a controlled substance
- Manufacture of a controlled substance
- Promotion of a controlled substance
- Cultivation of marijuana
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Driving under the influence of a controlled substance
It is common to feel frightened and overwhelmed when you are up against the powerful criminal justice system. With attorney Burge on your side, you can rest easy knowing that you have an ally fighting your rights.
Serious Defense For Serious Charges
Do not underestimate the severity of drug charges. Although public attitudes about drug use are changing rapidly, the court will not hesitate to inflict severe punishments on anyone convicted of a drug-related crime. The penalties can include:
- Expensive fines
- Installation of an interlock ignition device in your vehicle
- Community service
- Drug treatment
- Jail time
Mr. Burge understands the severity of the charges against you and swiftly mounts an aggressive defense. He has helped many clients get their charges dismissed or secure alternative sentencing. When needed, he can also represent you at trial.
Speak With A Lawyer Today
Get an advocate on your side if you face allegations of a drug crime. Mr. Burge can sit down to speak with you about the charges you face. To speak with him, schedule an initial consultation by calling 808-900-4844 or by using his online contact form.