Facing Federal Drug Crimes Charges?

Facing a federal drug charge can be a frightening experience. The stakes are high in federal cases, often involving countless hours of investigation and devastating penalties upon conviction. You need an aggressive, experienced defense attorney on your side as soon as possible. Ryan and Marie Pacyga have obtained dismissals and not guilty verdicts in federal controlled substance cases.

At Ryan Pacyga Criminal Defense, we have devoted our entire firm to protecting those facing criminal charges. With a main office in Minneapolis, our lawyers are prepared to defend clients in Minnesota as well as throughout the United States.

We understand the devastating impact a criminal conviction can have on you and your entire family. Trust us to fight to minimize your consequences through negotiation with the prosecutors and defending you in court.

Our firm is prepared to defend clients charged with crimes centering on controlled substances, including:

  • Methamphetamine
  • Cocaine
  • Heroin
  • Prescription medications such as Vicodin, Percocet or OxyContin
  • "Designer drugs" or "functional analogs"
  • Conspiracy

Sentencing Guidelines

Typically, federal crimes carry strict penalties upon conviction. Depending on the facts of the case, federal drug crimes carry larger fines and longer incarceration. Sentences for distribution and trafficking might range from mandatory minimums of 10 years up to life sentences based on the quantity of substances involved. Likewise, charges of manufacturing and possession can carry significant penalties upon conviction.

Discuss Your Case With An Attorney

If you or a loved one was charged with a federal drug crime, it is crucial to have a strong team working to protect you. At Arrested MN, we fight to put our clients' lives in a better place. Ryan Pacyga Criminal Defense can be reached by calling 612.339.5844 or by completing our online contact form.