Possession of Ecstasy Lawyer in Van Nuys
San Fernando Valley Attorney
MDMA (methylenedioxymethamphetamine) is an illegal controlled substance also known as ecstasy. Possession of ecstasy in any amount is illegal and in California is considered a wobbler offense, meaning that it can be charged either a as misdemeanor or a felony depending of the circumstances and criminal history of the person being charged.
Ecstasy is considered a schedule I drug and possession of schedule I drugs are very severe and can result in up to 10 years or more in prison.
Our San Fernando Possession Attorneys have experience in dealing with drug related crimes such as drugs involving ecstasy, and with our combined 75 years of experience and our aggressive legal strategies, our Van Nuys Criminal Defense Attorneys know exactly how to handle possession of a schedule I drug cases.
Possessing ecstasy for personal use may result in up to one year in jail or state prison if charged as a misdemeanor or 16 months and up to 3 years in prison and a $10,000 fine if charged as a felony.
Diversion Program may be an option. Diversion is an alternative to a jail sentence and allows you to enter a conditional plea and once the diversion program is completed then the plea is set aside and no criminal record is received.
If you are facing possession with intent to sell ecstasy charges, diversion is not an option and you may face up to 3 years in jail.
Our Van Nuys Possession of Ecstasy Lawyers are experienced in this area and we will explain your charges and your options in detail. Our goal is to get you the best possible results.
If you are facing possession of ecstasy, possession with intent to sell ecstasy, manufacturing of ecstasy, or distributing ecstasy charges call our firm and set up a free consultation.