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RI Drug Crimes Defense Lawyer

Have you been arrested for possession of marijuana or another drug in Rhode Island? Drug charges can carry significant penalties if not handled appropriately. Therefore, even if you think you may simply want to accept a plea bargain, it is essential to have an attorney on your side ensuring your rights are protected. As a knowledgeable defense attorney, Matthew T. Marin can investigate the matter and determine an effective strategy for moving forward.
At the Marin, Barrett, and Murphy Law Firm, Inc. we take a unique approach to every case and examine the facts of the case being built against you.
To build your defense we always evaluate:
The facts of your case
The circumstances of your arrest
If the police violated the Fourth Amendment
If reasonable suspicion existed
If a warrant was supported by probable cause
Other violations related to seizure of evidence
Call for a consultation on your case today; we are here to help. We can offer defense suggestions, and let you know what we can do to beat the case, and keep your record clean. To discuss your criminal charges with an aggressive defense lawyer, call 401-228-8271 or email at[email protected].
Drug Convictions Carry
Serious Consquences
A conviction for possession of marijuana or another drug in Rhode Island can lead to penalties including heavy fines and potential jail time. You also need to be concerned about the stain a conviction places on your record. Having a drug conviction on your record may prevent you from being gainfully employed and lead to higher insurance premiums.
A Youthful Mistake Shouldn't
Ruin an Entire Life
If you are the parent or guardian of a juvenile charged with possession of marijuana or another drug crime, you need a skilled attorney to defend against these serious charges. A drug crime conviction can greatly affect a child's future employment and education. Our firm provides sound legal counsel and aggressive representation for minors who have found themselves in a bad situation
Because the potential penalties are severe, it is important to obtain a skilled criminal defense attorney as soon as possible to obtain the best results under the particular facts and law of your case. Your attorney's knowledge of defenses, sentencing guidelines, and alternative sentencing options will be vital to obtaining the best outcome under the law and facts of your case.

Attorney Marin Named A SuperLawyer for Ten Consecutive Years 2014-2023

Attorney Matthew Marin has been named a Rhode Island SuperLawyer for 10 consecutive years from 2014 thru 2023. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Rhode Island are selected by the Research Team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers selects lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement in their practice area.

Rhode Island Members of the National College for DUI Defense

Attorneys Matthew Marin and Kensley Barrett are both Rhode Island General Members of the National College for DUI Defense. Members represent some of the most experienced and cutting edge DUI defense attorney's throughout the Country. Nationwide, DUI laws are extremely complex and constantly changing and the College facilitates the exchange of innovative defenses throughout the Country.