Houston Drug Crimes Attorney
Defense Against Drug & DWI Charges in Texas
The state of Texas has very harsh laws regarding drug crimes and driving under the influence of alcohol. Mark Morasch strongly believes that those who have been charged with a DWI or
drug crime are good people who have simply made a mistake. There are a variety of drug and alcohol related charges that can lead to being arrested and, many times, the defendant was simply found in the wrong place at the wrong time. No matter what the cause of your arrest, you are likely facing severe penalties that require the attention to detail of a Houston drug crime lawyer.
When you are facing a drug charge. DWI or other criminal accusation in Texas, it is understandable to have fears and doubts. With the penalties possible for conviction, you need aggressive defense that you can rely on and Attorney Mark Morasch can provide that. No matter what your charge is, Attorney Morasch has the knowledge required to effectively defend you against an unfair conviction and an unjust sentence. From a simple marijuana possession charge to cocaine manufacture charge, Mark has served past clients as a reliable legal advocate and wants to do the same for you.
550 Westcott Street
Houston, TX 77007
Phone: (713) 468 - 9333
There are a variety of approaches to fighting the charges brought against you and a number of defenses that can be used. The most important decision is enlisting the legal services of Mark Morasch, who personalizes each client's case. With more than six years of experience as a prosecutor prior to becoming a defense lawyer, Mark is an attorney who is prepared to fight for your rights. Mark has 17 years of experience as a criminal defense attorney and was selected by Envy Magazine as their favorite DWI lawyer in December 2007.He was also recognized by
H Texas Magazine as
one of Houston's Top Lawyers in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012.
Drug Crime Penalties & Defenses
It is important to have a clear understanding of how any type of drug crime can have a negative impact on your future. Prescription fraud is an offense that exemplifies Mark's belief that bad things can happen to good people. An addiction to a prescription pain killer after an injury can lead to a serious felony charge if the defendant used illegal methods in aiding their addiction. Some drug crimes are much more difficult to fight than others, but the Mark is prepared to fight for your rights no matter how involved the case might be. In Texas, the crime of
possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance is the same as what is commonly referred to as
It is essential to take every step to ensure that your case is effectively handled by a dedicated Houston drug crime lawyer. Mark Morasch has worked both as a prosecutor and a defense attorney for those who have found themselves in difficult circumstances involving criminal charges. If you have been arrested for the possession of a controlled substance or any other drug crime, Mark Morasch can guide you through the defense of the criminal charges brought by the State of Texas. Get in touch with Mark's office to obtain representation from a personal and dedicated Houston drug crimes lawyer.
Have you been accused of marijuana charges?
Depending on the amount of marijuana involved and the type of criminal action committed, marijuana penalties can be extremely harsh. While charges pertaining to lesser amounts of marijuana may be classified as misdemeanors, charges for possession over 4 ounces, sale of over 7 grams or the sale of paraphernalia as a subsequent offense can all qualify as felonies. At the lowest end of the penalty spectrum, the accused could face at least 180 days in jail for a simple possession or
cultivation conviction. There is the potential for up to a lifetime in prison and up to $100,000 in fines for selling over 2,000 lbs of marijuana. With so many varying consequences and stipulations regarding marijuana related crimes, those that have been accused of such offenses should refrain from handling their case on their own. There is too much at stake. Allow Attorney Mark Morasch to take on your case and utilize his former prosecutor experience to your advantage.
We can also help you fight your DWI charges!
As a former prosecutor, Attorney Morasch has substantial experience in developing the best defense to your DWI charge. You deserve hard-hitting and aggressive advocacy as you face the additional aspect of your DWI case, the administrative license revocation hearing. No matter what type of
DWI offense you have been charged with, it is important to have a strong defense attorney that understands the mind of a prosecutor. The penalties you are facing are severe, especially if other aggravating circumstances were involved. For instance,
driving while intoxicated with a child passenger is a crime that can result in your imprisonment for up to two years, even with no prior DWI record. Whatever the reason behind your arrest for DWI, Attorney Morasch can assist you with your case.
Working to Defend Your Rights
Being convicted of a drug crime in Texas can easily ruin your life without the proper representation. The penalties will not only be severe but there are continued ramifications that will follow you long after you complete your sentence. However, these negative impacts are only if you are convicted. With the help of the right Houston drug crime attorney, you can fight those charges and move on unscathed.
Due to the fact that Texas authorities have been taking significant measures to decrease drug activity, prosecution of drug charges is extremely intense. Unfortunately, in their efforts to improve local communities, authorities often undermine individuals' rights. Regardless of the charge, residents of Texas and of this country have certain rights that should not be violated. Attorney Mark Morasch believes in preserving justice and fighting for those rights. People make mistakes, but this does not mean that they deserve to be treated any less. Do not let your life be ruined by one error in judgment, but get in touch with our office by filling out our free case evaluation today!
Mark Morasch, Attorney at Law is available to his clients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Call a Houston drug crime lawyer and begin fighting your criminal charges today!