Drug charges often lead to harsh penalties, even for first-time offenders. You could be facing penalties such as a fine, probation, loss of license and even jail and prison time. If you have been arrested anywhere across Morris or Bergen counties, our Passaic County drug crime attorney, Terence M. Scott, can help you. We can discuss your defense options and whether you qualify for diversion programs that can help you avoid a criminal record.
Terence M. Scott is proficient at defending against charges involving a wide range of drugs, including:
Discuss your drug arrest in a FREE case evaluation.
A former prosecutor, Terence M. Scott has a comprehensive understanding of the criminal justice system, including the courts, the key players, and how crimes are prosecuted. He brings his deep insight and decades of experience to each case. As a regular in the courtroom, Attorney Terence Scott is ready to take any case to trial if necessary.
Law enforcement officials are often overzealous when it comes to drug crime investigations and arrests. In fact, mistakes are often made by police officers, especially when it comes to search and seizure rights of a defendant. All individuals have rights, and as your defense attorney, Terence M. Scott is passionate about protecting them.
We can investigate whether your rights were violated in your drug crime case:
No matter how complex or hopeless your case may seem, Terence M. Scott works hard to deliver creative yet effective defenses. He is known for being assertive and hard-hitting when it comes to seeking reduced penalties, pursuing dismissals, and fighting for not guilty verdicts in a trial. Learn how we can help you when you contact us today. Our Passaic County criminal defense lawyers can explore your possible defenses and discuss how to move forward in the best possible manner.
Call Terence M. Scott today at (973) 828-0711.
“You are the BEST EVER!”
“I am forever grateful not just for having obtained the expungement but of having had the wisdom to have chosen you to handle it.”
“I recommend his services to anyone in need of an excellent criminal defense attorney.”
“You truly saved my life.”
“I trust him for all my legal matters.”
“Your thoughtfulness will always be remembered.”
“I really appreciate the way he explain things to me and I'm totally happy with his job.”
“Without a question, you would be my first choice for legal counsel should I need such services again.”
“I just wanted to personally thank you for really being someone I can count on.”