Drug Possession Charges in Santa Fe, New Mexico


I am attorney Angela Arellanes and I have more than 25 years of experience defending clients against drug possession charges, drug trafficking charges and much more. I fight both misdemeanor and felony charges, such as:

  • Drug possession
  • Possession with intent to sell
  • Drug trafficking
  • Cultivation of narcotics
  • Drug manufacturing
  • Distribution of drugs

Facing drug charges in Santa Fe, New Mexico? Call my office at 505-247-2417 or contact me online to discuss your case.

Santa Fe Drug Possession Defense Attorney

To fight the charges against you, you must act quickly. I represent clients facing charges involving controlled substances like marijuana, cocaine, crack cocaine, methamphetamines (meth), prescription drugs, heroin and ecstasy (MDMA). The type of drug and the amount confiscated will affect whether you are charged with a misdemeanor or felony. Most drug charges are felonies, with the exception of drug possession charges for small amounts of marijuana.

Are you being prosecuted for drug charges in Santa Fe, NM? Penalties for federal drug charges are high if you are convicted. Drug offenses are among the most highly prosecuted crimes in New Mexico, but being arrested does not mean you will be convicted. In some cases, you may be able to escape charges altogether.

To fight the accusations, you need a criminal defense attorney on your side that can create an aggressive defense against drug charges you face. Whether you are facing state or federal drug charges, Santa Fe criminal defense attorney Angela Arellanes can provide you with experienced representation.

Schedule an Appointment with Our Santa Fe Criminal Defense Attorney

If you are facing misdemeanor or felony drug charges, you will need to move quickly. Call my office at 505.247.2417 or contact me online to discuss your case with an experienced defense attorney.