Salem Drug Crime Defense

Salem is one of the most famous cities in Massachusetts, deriving much of its identity from the Salem Witch Trials. Salem is popular with tourists from within Massachusetts and from all over the United States, especially during the Halloween season. Salem offers gift shops and boutiques, several historical sites, museums, national landmarks, and educational opportunities. Located in Essex County, Salem has a population of more than 40,000. Salem is home to both a superior and a district court. The superior court is located on Federal Street, and the district court is located on Washington Street. Drug crimes are frequently prosecuted in these courts. Massachusetts drug crimes attorney Kathleen M. McCarthy consistently obtains great results for her clients in these courts.

Experienced Defense In Massachusetts Drug Cases

Kathleen M. McCarthy is a criminal defense lawyer with more than 20 years of experience. She is a fierce advocate, and she works tirelessly on behalf of her clients. Attorney McCarthy regularly represents persons accused of:

  • Drug distribution
  • Drug possession
  • Possession of drugs with intent to distribute
  • Conspiracy
  • Manufacturing
  • Trafficking
  • Inducing a minor to sell or distribute drugs
  • Distribution to a minor
  • Counterfeit substances
  • Drug paraphernalia

The penalties under Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 94C, the Controlled Substances Act, are severe, and alleged violations are vigorously prosecuted. The necessity of consulting an experienced lawyer is worth emphasizing. A skilled drug crimes defense attorney like Kathleen McCarthy will navigate you through the complex legal process, fighting for you at every step. There are numerous possible defenses to drug crimes, and a defense lawyer will critically examine the facts and circumstances of your case to determine which defense strategy is most appropriate. In many drug cases, motions to suppress evidence are successful, and they can result in dismissal of the charges.

Aggressive Criminal Attorney, Attentive Client Service

Kathleen M. McCarthy takes an aggressive approach to all criminal matters. She does not shy away from difficult drug cases and always comes up with a forceful line of attack. Attorney McCarthy is also responsive and understanding when it comes to her clients’ needs. As such, she offers the perfect combination of a fighting attitude and approachability.

Law Offices of Kathleen M. McCarthy (978) 975-8060

If you or someone you know has been charged with a drug crime in Salem or anywhere else in Massachusetts, call the Law Offices of Kathleen M. McCarthy. You can reach Attorney McCarthy’s law offices at (978) 975 8060 (24 hours a day and 7 days a week), or you can send Attorney McCarthy an e-mail for a quick reply. With offices in both North Andover and Boston, there is a convenient location for clients all over the state. When your freedom is at stake, you deserve the best legal representation that Massachusetts has to offer, and that is what Attorney McCarthy provides in every case. It does not help to wait around, so call Attorney McCarthy’s office today.