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Chico Drug Crimes Defense Attorney

Exclusively Practicing Criminal Defense

Have you been arrested on a drug charge in Chico, Oroville, or the surrounding areas? Are you worried about the consequences? In order to protect yourself, it is vital that you seek legal representation immediately, even if you have not been formally charged.

At Robert L. Marshall, Attorney at Law, our criminal defense lawyer has 20 years of experience protecting the rights of clients and fighting for their freedom and future in drug cases. We practice criminal defense exclusively, which means our focus and skill remain razor-sharp. Our goal is to help you resolve your case favorably so that you can move on with your life.

Get dedicated legal service from our Chico drug crime defense lawyer today. Contact us online or at (530) 212-7766 today for help navigating drug charges in California.

What Are Some Examples of California’s Drug Offenses?

Though the state has legalized the recreational use of marijuana, other controlled substances still remain banned under California law. These substances include street drugs such as heroin, cocaine, LSD, and methamphetamine as well as drugs such as Vicodin obtained without a valid prescription.

Examples Drug Crimes in CA:

  • Possession of a controlled substance
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Possession with intent to sell
  • Selling or distributing
  • Cultivation
  • Manufacture
  • Trafficking
  • Prescription fraud
  • Forging or altering a prescription
  • Prescribing controlled substances to an addict

Regardless of what you are being charged with, our team can help you fight for your freedom. To learn more about California drug laws, get in touch with one of our Chico drug attorneys at Robert L. Marshall, Attorney at Law today!

What Are the Penalties for a Drug Offense?

A drug offense may be charged as a misdemeanor or felony depending on the quantity of drugs involved, the type of offense committed, the defendant’s prior criminal record, and where the offense took place. Penalties can involve jail or prison sentences, heavy fines, and probation. Diversion and substance abuse treatment programs may be available to help you avoid jail time.

Talk to a Seasoned & Respected Criminal Defense Lawyer

When facing a potential conviction that can have serious negative repercussions for your future, it is always advisable to seek trusted legal counsel. Robert L. Marshall, Attorney at Law is a criminal defense firm with a trial-tested lawyer who has handled hundreds of court cases, including serious felonies.

Our firm is devoted to protecting your rights and providing the guidance you need throughout the entire criminal justice process. Our Chico drug crime lawyers can help you seek a favorable result based on the facts and circumstances of your case.

Call (530) 212-7766 now for a free consultation or contact us online to learn more about California drug penalties and laws.

We Let The Results Speak for Themselves

  • Case Dismissed Assault With A Deadly Weapon
    Assault with a deadly weapon and great bodily injury.
  • Reduced to Reckless Driving DUI
    DUI with blood test of .15% reduced to wet reckless. No DMV suspension.
  • Dismissed DUI
    DUI with breath test result of .13. No DMV suspension.
  • Reduced to Reckless Driving DUI
    DUI with breath test of .14% reduced to wet reckless. No DMV suspension.
  • No Charges Filed Elderly Abuse
    Nursing home owner accused of abusing elderly resident. Prosecutor said our thorough investigation helped convince him not to file charges.
  • Not Guilty Road Rage/Assault With A Deadly Weapon
    Client accused of trying to run a motorcyclist off the freeway. The prosecution's main eyewitness was a Butte County Superior Court judge.


  • “We were very pleased with the outcome and attorney service.”

  • “During the time I have retained Mr. Marshall's services he had proved himself both professional and competent.”

    Mary M.
  • “Mr Marshall is attentive and will fight like a bulldog and I know for a fact that he is only concerned for his client and justice”

  • “His professionalism and knowledge are top notch.”

  • “Without a doubt I say Robert Marshall is a dedicated and loyal attorney to the people who retain his expertise ”

    Issac H.
  • “I owe my freedom to this man. He made calls to me on HIS time, and helped make sure I did everything I needed to do.”

  • “Bob Marshall told me to stay calm and he would handle everything. I never even had to go to court on the case. ”

  • “You couldn’t find a smarter more tenacious lawyer to advocate for you.”

    Eric S.

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  • We exclusively handle Criminal, DUI & Juvenile Defense.

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