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A lot of persons tend to face drug charges in Louisiana constantly, and many of them end up behind bars because of a crappy lawyer.

If you currently have a drug charge of any type that you are trying to rectify, it is of great importance that you don't handle the matter lightly, as the prosecution team will stop at nothing to have you behind bars for a very long time.

Hiring a tough drug charge attorney in Orleans Parish, Louisiana like Carl Barkemeyer allows you build a strong case, thereby ensuring that whatever charge that is brought against you is resolved and fades into the arms of the past.


Types of Drug Charges in New Orleans

Our drug charge lawyers have defended all types of drug charges in New Orleans including drug possession, possession with intent to distribute, distribution of drugs, trafficking, obtaining CDS by fraud, cultivation, meth lab, etc.  Some of the types of drugs we see clients charged with in New Orleans include:

  • Heroin
  • Cocaine
  • Marijuana
  • Crack Cocaine
  • MDMA – ecstasy
  • Fentanyl
  • Methamphetamine
  • Prescription pills
  • Many more


An Adept Team of Drug Attorneys on Your Case

Once you contact Carl Barkemeyer to represent you, he immediately assigns a team of the finest lawyers that Orleans Parish, Louisiana has to offer to your drug case.

Our drug defense law firm have the criminal defense attorneys that you want representing you. The attorney assigned to you looks at every aspect of the case, and work on the legal proceeding. To start with, we allow first-time clients to have a free consultation session with us at our first meeting. There shouldn't be anything that should stop you from having the best representation while facing a drug charge in Louisiana.

For more than a decade, the drug charge attorneys on Carl Barkemeyer's teams have fought tirelessly to get a myriad of persons off the hook in the state of Louisiana.

Years have come and gone, and we have continuously grown our level of reputation because of the successful approaches that we have used in every drug charge case that we have handled in Orleans Parish, Louisiana.

We have a track record of handling very complex drug cases that would have overwhelmed other drug charge attorneys in the state, but we ended up winning them. Every approach we use is tailored to the drug case and covers any unique aspect that it may have. Currently, we have an AVVO rating of Superb and a team of smart attorneys that always work tirelessly to ensure that our standards never waver.


A Team of Astute Investigators

What drug charge are you currently facing? Is it trafficking, sales, manufacturing, cultivation, possession of drugs and so on? Whatever the case may be, come to us at Carl Barkemeyer and have access to our team of astute investigators.

Unlike other attorneys that take whatever the prosecutor tells them as the truth, we are different. We take everything that the prosecutor and his team tell us with a pinch of salt. This is why we have amassed a team of investigators that sift through the evidence given to us, and try to spot the holes there. That's not all; they also try to uncover any new evidence that may have been overlooked by the overambitious team of prosecutors. The law court tends to disbelieve the testimony of a person that has been known perjure a lot or one with an unquestionable past. We try to look at if any witness has such, and use it to our advantage.

Our drug possession attorneys in Orleans try to find out if the evidence was gotten legally or was illegally collected. What of the search and seizure, was it legal?

That's not all our New Orleans drug charge lawyers do. They do a lot more to see that we give you a fighting chance in the court of law.


A Team of Psychologists at Your Beck and Call

Our years in the court defending clients against drug charges have taught us that the jury and judge can be persuaded with the right behavior. We have a team of psychologists that try to prepare you in the way to behave in court, how to dress, or what to say to make yourself look less incrimination.

The psychologists also try to allay whatever fears that you may have. They also talk to your family members and friends on how to behave in court and even outside the court to prevent public opinion from being against you. We are empathetic to what you are facing, and we will try our best to ensure you get a satisfying result.


Forensic Analysts on Your Case

For those cases that we analyze and realize that need forensics analysts, we may bring them on board, depending on your case. These analysts thoroughly go through your case, in a bid to ensure that new evidence and holes in the ones gathered by the prosecutor are found.


We Analyze Every Unique Fact

Do you know that every drug case that a new fact that can be used to your advantage by us or to your disadvantage by the prosecutor? The facts in a similar drug charge may not be the same as yours. This is why it is important that a drug charge attorney with years of experience and successes under his belt be opted for.

Carl Barkemeyer looks at every fact in the case, trying to see if he can spot the unique facts. When he does, he tailors them to your advantage.


Team of Expert Witnesses

Making use of an expert witness in a drug charge case can help heighten your chances of walking free or with a reduced sentence. This is an option that we have used over and over again, and it can work, depending on your case. After looking at the facts of the case, we may make use of an expert witness to give his or her opinion. When we have that, we tailor the part that fits us and use it to our advantage. With Carl Barkemeyer heading your defense proceeding, your prosecution team won't know what hit them. Why not contact us now?

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"Great attorney - very detailed and knowledgeable.
I will recommend him to anyone and if needed I'd consult with him again.!"