Kenosha Drug Charge Lawyer

John Anthony Ward has defended the entire spectrum of drug cases, from possessing a small amount of marijuana to transporting 100 kilos of cocaine. His legal knowledge and defense experience can make a difference, no matter what the charges:

  • Drug possession (marijuana, heroin, painkillers)
  • Possession with intent to distribute
  • Prescription drug fraud
  • Manufacture or cultivation
  • Drug trafficking and conspiracy
  • Money laundering

Skilled Drug Crime Defense In Wisconsin And Illinois

With the potential prison time for a felony drug conviction, you need an attorney who thinks bigger than a plea agreement. Kenosha County drug charge attorney John Anthony Ward aims for acquittal or dismissal of charges, drawing on over 31 years of experience in criminal law. He challenges Fourth Amendment violations in the traffic stop or search warrant. He questions the physical evidence, the reliability of informants and other facets of the prosecution's case. If it is not possible to defeat the allegations, he skillfully negotiates to minimize the damage.

Some people try to talk their way out of trouble or cut a deal with investigators — typically with disastrous results. You need the counsel of an experienced lawyer even if you are going to cooperate with the prosecution. We will walk you through the system to explore opportunities for avoiding jail and a criminal record, such as programs for first-time offenders or drug court for those with serious addictions. Mr. Ward is a true trial lawyer who prepares from day one for the possibility of taking your case to a jury.

You Have Rights And Options

The Law Office of John Anthony Ward provides criminal defense in Kenosha, Racine and southeast Wisconsin, as well as the adjoining counties of northeast Illinois. Call 262-671-0165 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation.