Criminal Defense: Simple Drug Possession 2019-08-30T18:17:54+00:00
Nashville, Franklin, Middle Tennesee Drug Possession Lawyer - Legal Powers

Legal Powers, PLLC, has successfully represented numerous individuals facing drug possession charges in Franklin, Tennessee, and throughout Middle Tennessee.


Having a drug possession charge can be a stressful and uncertain situation without a strong drug possession attorney on your side. That is why it is very important that you have a knowledgeable drug possession attorney on your side and in court with you to fight your drug possession charge.

Under Tennessee law, it is illegal for someone to knowingly possess or casually exchange a controlled substance unless the substance was obtained directly from or pursuant to a valid prescription. Simple possession includes marijuana, pills, or other illicit drugs.

What are the consequences of a Tennessee simple possession conviction?

A Simple Possession charge is a Class A Misdemeanor that has the following potential consequences if convicted:

Jail Time

Up to 11 months and 29 days of jail


Supervised probation that includes drug screens, probation costs, and having to report to a probation officer

Cash Fines

A possible fine of up to $2,500.00


Drug Assessment classes and drug treatment classes

Permanent Record

A Permanent Conviction on your record

Get A Top Rated Drug Possession Lawyer with Legal Powers

Criminal Defense for Simple Drug Possession - Legal Powers - Nashville-Franklin TN Attorneys at Law

The legal professionals at Legal Powers, PLLC, will take the time meet with you to not only get a complete understanding of the facts surrounding your criminal charges but also will get to know you as an individual as well. Telling your story is so much more than what a criminal warrant, case file, or docket number reveals about you.

Legal Powers provides criminal defense representation for those who have been charged and who are under investigation but haven’t been formally charged with drug possession charges.

If you are under criminal investigation for drug possession or if have been charged with a criminal charge then contact Legal Powers today to meet with a professional defense attorney who will take the time to get to know you, will properly evaluate and advise you about the strengths and weaknesses in your case, and who will fight for you against your drug possession charge in Franklin, Tennessee, and the Middle Tennessee area.

Legal Powers can also defend felony possession charges as well.

The information in this website is not legal advice. Visiting our website does not constitute an attorney-client relationship. The information provided above is intended to be used for informational purposes only and we hope it may assist in understanding the evaluation of your case when speaking with a Tennessee attorney.

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