If you’re facing drug trafficking charges or a firearms offense, you should understand that you could be facing serious penalties. Depending on the crime and the circumstances involved, you could face mandatory sentencing in addition to other severe consequences. Investigators may have even spent the last few months building a case against you, which they may use to intimidate you into accepting a plea deal that is likely not in your best interests.
At The Law Office of Kevin L. Barnett, we will aggressively attack the prosecution’s case against you by exposing actions on the part of law enforcement that overstep constitutional limits. Since informants, surveillance and undercover operations are undertaken to collect evidence in drug trafficking and firearms cases, our lawyer meticulously reviews whether entrapment or violations of the Fourth Amendment played a role in the investigation against our client.
Whether you’ve already been arrested or are currently under investigation for drug trafficking or firearms violations, it’s essential that you protect your rights, and we can help you do that.
For more than 34 years, our criminal defense lawyer has counseled and defended clients throughout Charlotte and surrounding areas in North Carolina who have been charged with a range of drug charges and weapons offenses, including the trafficking and distribution of:
Federal investigators usually spend months collecting evidence in a federal drug trafficking or firearms case. During that time, they may request a court to approve a wiretap of your phone, monitoring of your banking activity and other forms of surveillance.
As criminal defense lawyers, we intercede on your behalf with investigators in order to prevent an investigation from getting out of hand and ensnaring our client in a web of suspicion based on innuendo and hearsay. Our office challenges actions on the part of federal agents that attempt to pry into our client’s financial information and personal activities when there is no hard evidence to suggest doing so.
Drug trafficking and firearms violations are serious charges that are best handled by an experienced criminal defense lawyer who is prepared to assemble a team of private investigators, forensic technicians, accountants and other experts needed to undermine the government’s case against you. When you work with our law firm, you can rest assured we will take every step within the scope of the law to defend your rights and best interests to get you the best possible outcome.
To schedule a free consultation to discuss your case, contact The Law Office of Kevin L. Barnett today. To reach our office in Charlotte, call 704-334-2044 or send us an email with a brief description of your case.