Heroin-Related Crimes in Massachusetts
Heroin addiction drastically alters an individual’s life and can lead to a wide range of criminal acts. Not only can heroin lead to drug charges, but also charges for theft and violent offenses.
At The Law Offices Burke, Espinola, & van Colen, I provide clients with a complete defense against heroin-related criminal charges in Massachusetts. With more than 15 years of defense experience and as a former Assistant District Attorney, I have the resources, knowledge and skill to help you with all charges related to heroin use, sales and distribution, including:
- Drug crimes: Charges for possession, sales or trafficking of heroin can lead to serious penalties. I will thoroughly investigate the circumstances that led to your arrest, and, whenever possible, I will work to have illegally seized evidence suppressed.
- Theft crimes: Heroin-related charges and theft often go hand in hand. Whether you are facing charges for robbery, shoplifting, forgery or larceny, I can provide you with a vigorous defense.
- Violent crimes: I have experience defending heroin addicts, dealers and other individuals against charges for sexual assault, simple assault and domestic violence.
Treatment and Alternatives for Those Who Need Help
I understand the effect addiction can have on your life. I will work diligently to help you get the treatment you need. In some cases, it may be possible to seek treatment in lieu of conviction. I can help you understand the options that are available and work to get you the help you need.
Contact Me About Robbery, Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Charges
To learn more about heroin-related charges in Massachusetts and what I can do for you, contact my law office. In a free initial consultation, I can explain the consequences you face, answer your questions and get started building your defense to these charges.