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Bentonville Drug Crimes Attorney

Have You Been Charged with a Drug Crime in Northwest Arkansas?

Being charged with a drug crime is stressful and anxiety-inducing, and no one ever expects to have to consult a criminal defense lawyer about one. When faced with this situation, knowing what to do is hard, and finding someone who is compassionate, but also capable of defending you aggressively, can be like looking for the proverbial needle in a haystack. With so much at stake, it’s important that you select an experienced and focused Bentonville criminal defense attorney.

As a former Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, I know how drug crimes are prosecuted in Arkansas, and I am prepared to use my knowledge to defend you. After all, I’ve prosecuted these same cases. When you hire me at Cody W. Dowden, Attorney at Law, you truly get me, and I will give your case the personalized attention it deserves.

Types of Drug Crime Charges

Drug charges are complex, and a conviction can come with serious, life-altering penalties, including probation, jail time, or more severe, long-term incarceration in a state prison. Furthermore, penalties for a drug conviction can be complicated by previous convictions on your record. Arkansas courts have a history of aggressively prosecuting drug charges, and it is important to have a Bentonville drug crime lawyer on your side, guiding you through the process and protecting your rights.

Drug crimes that are frequently prosecuted in Arkansas include:

  • Drug possession, including marijuana, methamphetamine, cocaine, prescription drugs, and more
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Drug dealing and trafficking
  • Drug manufacturing and delivery
  • Prescription fraud

Cody W. Dowden, Attorney at Law

Knowing how to proceed when facing a drug charge can be difficult. As a member of the Arkansas State Bar and the Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, I only focus on criminal justice cases, and will evaluate your case, helping you determine your best course of action. With years of experience, and my background as a former Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, I am well-versed in the Arkansas court system and I am prepared to use my knowledge to represent you throughout this difficult time. My fees are reasonable, and I even offer convenient payment options so that you can stay focused on the more serious matters at hand.

If you are looking for a Bentonville criminal defense attorney, call Cody W. Dowden, Attorney at Law at (479) 250-4863 to receive a free case evaluation.

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