Atlanta Drug Lawyer

Drug Offenses are often referred to as Violation of the Georgia Controlled Substances Act (VGCSA) and include:

  • Possession of any illegal narcotic substance
  • Possession of drug related items
  • Possession with intent to distribute
  • And many other drug offenses within the auspices of this Code Section.

Drug Charges can range from the misdemeanor level to the felony level. Prior drug convictions may enhance the case against you.If you have been charged with any drug offense in the Atlanta area, you need a lawyer versed in this area of law to protect your rights. Drug crimes vary in their level of sentencing and punishment. You need a lawyer who understands this. If you are accused of a drug crime, you should understand that the State of Georgia prosecutes these charges vigilantly. Additionally, Drug crimes may also be classified as a Federal offense. The Lawyers at Ghanayem and Rayasam are your protection from this prosecution.

The Lawyers at Ghanayem & Rayasam are not only experienced in these cases, but have had success in achieving excellent results for clients charged with Drug Offenses in Atlanta. Our Lawyers will analyze every statement, every document, and every shred of evidence upon which your accusation of a drug crime is based.

Our Lawyers have a specialized knowledge of how to defend a Drug Case, starting from attacking the accusation of possession or distribution of illegal drugs, making sure all of your Constitutional Rights were not violated, and making the prosecution prove every element of the allegation beyond a reasonable doubt. Our Lawyers hold the Prosecution to their Burden of Proof and force them to prove the drug case against you prior to the case everproceeding to trial.

Drug charges are governed by O.C.G.A. § 16-13-30, which allows for high fines, possible forfeiture of your property and stiff sentences. If you have been charged with the any Drug Offense in the Atlanta area, tip the scales of justice in your favor and contact the Lawyers at Ghanayem & Rayasam.

Hire an Atlanta drug lawyer that will work for you, has experience in these cases and will remain in contact with youto ensure your understanding of the charges against you.