Experienced Defense For Drug Trafficking Charges
An arrest for drug trafficking usually follows a long investigation. But if law enforcement overstepped its authority or relied on bad information, it may be possible to escape conviction or reduce the impact.
“I am a criminal defense lawyer committed to protecting your rights if you are facing serious drug charges. My over 20 years of experience includes experience as a chief assistant district attorney in Onondaga County.” — Michael Spano
Michael Spano has successfully defended clients in Syracuse and Central New York indicted on drug trafficking and conspiracy charges, including federal drug crime prosecutions. Give him a call today to discuss your legal options.
Sophisticated Representation For Major Drug Charges
Mr. Spano‘s background as a prosecutor allows him to deconstruct the government’s case. He knows what questions to ask and how to examine evidence from many angles. He has had success challenging:
- Legality of wiretaps
- Conclusions drawn from surveillance measures
- Credibility of informants
- Conduct of undercover agents
- Overly broad search warrants
- Exceeding the parameters of search warrants
- The client’s role as major player in a drug conspiracy
“My priority is avoiding the lengthy prison term for a drug trafficking conviction. When prudent or necessary, I am ready to take your case to a jury to counter the allegations. I will exhaust all avenues to get the charges dismissed or evidence excluded.” — Michael Spano