On Friday 29th January 2021, our Andrew Millar, leading criminal defence lawyer at RP Crawford & Co Solicitors concluded a criminal case representing three clients charged with conspiracy to supplying a class B controlled drug in Northern Ireland.
Five men and one woman were sentenced on Friday 29th January 2021 at Belfast Crown Court after pleading guilty to conspiracy to supply a class B controlled drug, namely cannabis.
The sentencing took place following seizures in 2018 and 2019 of over 150 kilos of cannabis which Police estimated to have a street value of over £2 million.
Expert Drug Offences Defence Lawyer
RP Crawford & Co Solicitors has significant experience in representing clients in cases involving allegations of the supply of controlled drugs. Allegations of drug offences are serious and the sentence that the courts impose depends upon the offence, the quantity of drugs, previous convictions and other factors.
In this instance, of the three clients represented by Andrew Millar, two were sentenced to 12 months in prison and 12 months licence and one client was sentenced to 10 months custody and 14 months licence.
Contact Our Expert Supply of Drugs & Conspiracy Defence Solicitors
Andrew Millar and our associated defence team have a wealth of experience in the field and have acted in some of the leading drugs cases brought in Northern Ireland. They take a proactive approach to each client, offering maximum support whilst being committed to achieving the best possible outcome along with protecting legal rights. Having gained favourable outcomes for clients facing serious and complicated drugs related charges; RP Crawford are renowned for their expertise and experience in challenging drug related cases.
If you are being investigated for drug related offences, whether that relates to personal possession, drug importation, production or conspiracy to supply or intent to supply, it is crucial you obtain expert legal advice immediately.