Heroin Charges?

San Diego Heroin Charge Defense Attorneys

Heroin CrimesThe Criminal Defense Attorneys at The Hullinger Firm, PC are Heroin Charge Defense Attorneys. Our attorneys Dismiss Heroin ChargesReduce Heroin Charges to Lesser Offenses and argue for Acquittal of Heroin Charges in all San Diego Courthouses. If you or a loved one are facing Criminal Charges for Being Under the Influence, Possessing, Selling, Trafficking, or Manufacturing Heroin, call our office for a No-Obligation Legal Consultation. Call us anytime at 619-708-2073 to schedule a Free Case Analysis.

Heroin Crimes

California prohibits the possession, sale, transportation, distribution and cultivation of Heroin.  A Heroin charge can still have serious consequences.

Heroin Crimes We Defend

We defend any criminal charge of under the influence, possession, sales, distribution, or manufacturing Heroin.  Some of the most common are the following:

  • Health & Safety Code § 11350(a) – Possession of Heroin
  • Health & Safety Code § 11351 – Possession of Heroin for Sale
  • Health & Safety Code § 11352(a) – Selling or Transporting Heroin
  • Health & Safety Code § 11355 – Selling Substance Falsely Represented as Heroin
  • Health & Safety Code § 11370.1 – Possession of Heroin While in Possession of a Loaded Firearm
  • Health & Safety Code § 11550 – Under the Influence of Heroin

Penalties if Convicted of a Heroin Crime

Crimes involving Heroin carry stiff penalties in California, including:

  • State Prison
  • County Jail
  • Court Fines and Fees
  • Registration as a Narcotics Offender
  • Drug Programs/Rehab
  • Loss of Driver’s License
  • Probation
  • Permanent Criminal Record

If you are charged with a Heroin Crime, you need an experienced and skilled criminal defense attorney.  We can help you avoid many and sometimes all of the consequences to a Heroin Charge.  Call us today to learn more.

Beat Heroin Charges

California Criminal Law recognizes various defenses to Heroin Charges that if properly prepared and presented will acquit the defendant of the Heroin Charge.   Whether a defense is applicable depends on the facts of each case.  Below are some of the most relevant defenses:

  • Defendant Had No Knowledge that Heroin Was Present
  • Defendant had no Knowledge of the Nature of the Substance
  • Defendant Did Not Possess a Usable Amount
  • Statute of Limitations Has Passed
  • Police Conduct Amounted to Entrapment
  • The Government Cannot Prove what the Substance Is
  • Police Conducted an Illegal Search or Seizure

A successful defense to any Heroin charge starts with a Confident and Competent San Diego Defense Attorney.  Our team of attorneys, paralegals and experts will prepare your case for negotiation or trial.

Our Attorney Advantage

A Heroin Charge can have serious consequences.  Hiring the right attorney may be the difference between a conviction and a dismissal.  Take back the Upper Hand.  Our defense attorneys are the best in the business:

  • A Skilled and Experienced Defense Team – We are the right team to defend a criminal charge.  We have successfully handled thousands of criminal cases and have satisfied clients all over California.  We know the law, procedure and practicalities of criminal litigation that can give you the upper hand in court.
  • Well Known and Respected – We appear in the courts of San Diego every day of the week.  We are known by judges, prosecutors and our colleagues.  Our attorneys have a reputation for competent and effective representation in the area of criminal law.  We strive to achieve excellence on every case and have established a reputation for getting great results.
  • State of The Art Legal Practice – We are a 100% Paperless law firm.  All of our clients are given 24/7 access to everything in their case file.  Attorney notes, evidence, witness statements and motions are all scanned and stored digitally in an easy to navigate cloud-based system.  Its encrypted to standards of the department of defense.  Rest assured that your file is safe, sound and available to you whenever you need it.

Learn More…

If you have been charged with any crime involving Heroin, we offer a 100% free Consultation by calling 619-708-2073 or emailing us at attorneys@hullingerfirm.com.  Talk to one of our experienced criminal defense attorneys today and take back the upper hand.

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Scott Hullinger, Esq.

Scott Hullinger, Esq.

Criminal and Civil Attorney