We Fight For You And Your Freedom
Call 305 670-9919 to Let Our Miami Drug Crime Lawyers Protect Your Rights And Future
Not only could a conviction for drug possession in Florida lead to a lengthy jail or prison sentence and expensive fines, but also a permanent mark on your criminal record, making it extremely difficult to obtain/keep a job, find a place to live, apply for college, and take advantage of other opportunities life has to offer. To help you avoid serving time behind bars or even get your entire case dismissed, you need a knowledgeable and skilled lawyer on your side.
At Jeffrey S. Weiner, P.A., we are dedicated to fighting for the best possible outcome in your case. With more than 45 years of legal experience, our Miami drug crime attorneys can investigate your case, collect supporting evidence, and create an effective and personalized defense strategy on your behalf.
Florida Drug Possession Penalties
Drug possession in Florida can result in misdemeanor or felony charges, depending on the circumstances of the case. Drugs are generally referred to as “controlled substances,” consisting of illegal narcotics and even pharmaceutical medications.
The following are several penalties for drug possession in Florida:
- Possession of cocaine – Possessing less than 28 grams of cocaine is a third-degree felony, punishable by a maximum five-year prison sentence and a fine not exceeding $5,000.
- Possession of heroin – Possessing less than four grams of heroin is a third-degree felony.
- Possession of methamphetamine – Possessing less than 14 grams of meth is a third-degree felony.
- Possession of MDMA (ecstasy) – Possessing less than 10 grams of ecstasy is a third-degree felony.
- Possession of cannabis – Possessing less than 20 grams of marijuana is a first-degree misdemeanor, which carries a jail term of up to one year and a maximum $1,000 fine. Possessing 20 grams of cannabis or more is a third-degree felony.
Why Hire Us?
Serving Criminal Defense Clients For Over 45 Years
We Are Available 24/7 and Offer Complementary Consultations
Fully Prepared to Get The Best Possible Results in Each Case
We Wrote the Book on How to Handle Federal Cases
We are Top-Rated and Award Winning Attorneys
Speak With An Attorney
Ready to Discuss Your Legal Options Today
Being arrested for drug possession doesn’t mean that you are guilty of the crime. In addition, the court doesn’t label every drug possession offender a criminal by presenting several legal options to address substance abuse issues and avoid conviction. Let our firm guide you through the complexities of the criminal justice system to get your life back on the right track.
What Our Clients Are Saying
Probably the best lawyer in Miami! Probably the best lawyer in Miami! During my research his name came up several times and I was very impressed... read moreAndres
Mr. Weiner is an outstanding attorney and a man of his word. I came to him over 20 years ago... read moreEdwin L
Jeff Weiner, Annabelle Nahra, Diego Weiner and the rest of the team working at the office became like a family... read morealik0319 .
My case was handled quickly and efficiently! It has been said that a good attorney knows the law but a great attorney knows the judge. So what... read moreJonathan
Mr. Weiner is one of the most honest attorneys I have ever met. Mr. Weiner is one of the most honest attorneys I have ever met. I am so glad that he agreed... read moreKathy
Annabelle is an exceptional lawyer. Annabelle is an exceptional lawyer. I was initially charged with a felony offense that would have required me to show... read moreNorman
This office was recommended to me by a friend, and I couldn't be happier with the service! They are awesome... read moreMegan Cobb
Schedule a Complementary Consultation Now
Hire a team of dedicated attorneys who have successfully obtained favorable results for thousands of clients.
The Law Office Of Jeffrey S. Weiner Is Based In Miami, Florida And Represents Clients Throughout Florida In Both State And Federal Courts, Throughout The United States, As Well As International Criminal Courts.
How May We Help You?
Call Us Now
Send Us A Message
Visit Our Office
Two Datran Center,
9130 South Dadeland Blvd.
Miami, Florida 33156