Drug Possession

Mandatory prison time, driver’s license suspension, steep fines, rehabilitation programs — these are all penalties you may face if you are convicted of a drug crime in Virginia. Whether you have been arrested or are being investigated, our Newport News drug crimes attorneys at Dunnigan & Messier, PC, can help you.

Since 1993, we have been providing honest, aggressive and effective representation to individuals who have been accused of distribution, possession or manufacture of illegal or prescription drugs throughout the state. Let us help you protect your future.

Our Hampton Drug Crime Lawyers Are Determined to Protect Your Future

Offering nearly 40 years of legal experience, founders and attorneys Stephen A. Dunnigan and Marc P. Messier understand what our clients are up against when they are accused of misdemeanor or felony drug charges in Virginia. Having handled cases at all levels of the legal process, our team is fully equipped to help you overcome or minimize charges involving:

  • Drug possession (illegal or prescription drugs)
  • Drug possession with intent to distribute
  • Prescription drug fraud
  • Drug sales/distribution
  • Drug conspiracy
  • Drug trafficking
  • Drug manufacturing

The above charges commonly involve drugs such as marijuana, methamphetamine, cocaine, heroin, ecstasy and prescription drugs (OxyContin, codeine, Xanax, Vicodin, Percocet, etc.).

Your future depends on how well your lawyer can defend you. That is why it is very important to work with a professional who can help you understand the charges you are up against. We prepare all of our clients’ cases as if they were going to trial, meaning we thoroughly investigate the circumstances surrounding your incident.

It is crucial to contact an experienced attorney like those at Dunnigan & Messier, PC, immediately if you have been arrested on drug charges. Early intervention in a drug crime case can help significantly reduce your charges and penalties. Please contact us today to discuss how we can help you.