West palm beach, fl - Se habla espanol

Drug Attorney West Palm Beach | How Much Does a Drug Attorney Charges

In the United States alone, there is a wide range of drug crimes and arrests made due to drug charges. Both legal and illegal drugs are classified as scheduled by the federal government. Individual states have laws related to drug crimes written on their penal codes. If the police have arrested you on suspicion of selling or possessing narcotics, the next step you should do is to find a drug attorney West Palm Beach. For sure, you don’t want to face the criminal justice system without an attorney. If you can’t afford one, the court will appoint a public defender to represent you but, each state defines affordability differently. If you are not qualified, you need to find a drug crimes attorney.

The Cost of a Drug Crimes Attorney

When hiring a lawyer, the first thing that comes to mind is how much a lawyer charge. The truth is, there is no one-size-fits-all in terms of lawyer fees. Lawyer fees usually depend on the nature and the complexity of the case, hours of work required, and the financial capacity of the client. The usual legal fee arrangements include:

  • Time-based charging
  • Acceptance fee
  • Contingent fee arrangements
  • Fixed retainer (predetermined fee paid on a lump sum)
  • Initial consultation

A lawyer may charge a flat fee or an hourly rate of $100 -- $300 or more. You must pay an attorney a fixed retainer-based either on a flat fee or an estimated number of hours. Retainers for a drug attorney start around $2,000-$5,000 for misdemeanors and $5,000-$15,000 for felonies. For serious or life felonies, it can be $20,000-$30,000 or more.

Facing Drug Charges? Hire a Drug Attorney West Palm Beach!

You don’t have to face drug charges alone. Dangerous drug cases are very complicated, so you need an experienced drug attorney West Palm Beach on your side. Contact our office at David Olson Law today for any legal assistance.

Free case review

Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.

testimonials

Better call Saul? More like, BETTER CALL OLSON!

“David W. Olson is the best lawyer I have come across. He truly will sit and listen to your story and no matter what he will fight for your rights. He is very compassionate, and understanding. He will work with you and does his job with a good heart. Mr. Olson truly has saved my life and gave me a second chance. You wont go wrong with hiring David Olson as your attorney. I highly recommend him and I am proud to have chosen him as my attorney.”

mateo

Found the Best!

“David Olson has represented me on two occasions. I have since referred two of my friends and my nephew to him, and they have all told me they’ll always be grateful for that. Mr. Olson somehow had the charges dropped in both of my cases (actually, I do know how, because he and his staff answered all my questions and explained in detail things that I never would have thought of).”

jacob

Compassionate Attorney

"My husband and I hired Mr. Olson to represent our son a Florida gun shot victim. We are New Jersey residents. From day one we felt comfortable with Mr. Olson and found him to be easy to talk to and a very good listener. This was important to us after our horrible experience with another attorney who was more concerned with hearing himself speak than our wishes."

donna

Personable and Highly Intelligent!

“I saw David today to discuss some possible outcomes and possibilities of a probable future case. I did not know if I was going to be charged at all but I wanted to speak to someone to get a better idea of what I was looking at and what my options were. As soon as I shook his hand I felt very comfortable and respected. I laid it all out for him and asked him every last question I had, all of which were answered respectfully and intelligently.”

Daniel

The Best of the Best

"I have known David Olson for over 20 yrs. now and have had my rough times in my past and unfortunately I ended up in trouble with the law and really needed help from a real lawyer. I needed someone to listen to my side of the story and really fight my cases in court for me and get the BEST results for my cases. A very close friend said the man for the job is David W Olson; So I contacted him & he came to me the very next day to hear me out and I knew he was the lawyer that would do the best for me and he did.”

Chet B.

Hearty Recommendation

"I hired Mr. Olson from recommendation by family member. He was immediately behind my situation and put me completely at ease. There were no false promises, very upfront as far as expectations and outcomes.

His assistant, Jessica was a joy to work with as well. They came to my house, interviewed witnesses, went above and beyond and always respond to my calls. I totally endorse this attorney."

Eunice