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Charged With Drug Possession?

Drug Possession & Distribution Lawyer in Newport News

Call Us Today (888) 599-4090

If you or a loved one has been charged with a drug crime in Virginia, it is wise to seek the counsel of an experienced drug possession distribution attorney as soon as possible. The sooner we get involved, the sooner we can begin developing a strong defense that limits your exposure to the devastating consequences that follow a criminal conviction.

The Newport News drug crime lawyer at Heath, Old & Verser, PLC has experience defending clients charged in a wide range of drug-related offenses. We understand the severity of the consequences and the potential lifelong ramifications that you face.

Our Newport News drug possession attorney will aggressively defend you through negotiations with the prosecutor's office and presenting a defense before a judge or jury. Depending on the circumstances of your arrest, you could be facing jail time, large fines, the seizure of your property and/or community service.

Meet Our Criminal Defense Attorney, Shawn Overbey

Shawn Overbey

You Deserve a Hard-Hitting Defense

Whether your charge involves drug distribution, drug possession, or carrying a firearm while in possession of drugs, you need a strong legal advocate who can stand up for your rights and fight to protect your future and freedom. Based on the existence of drug paraphernalia such as baggies or scales, the amount of drugs present, or the quantity of money found, your charges can escalate in severity.

We will carefully examine the police report and interview witnesses to get a clear picture of what actually happened. In some situations, the police did not follow proper procedures. In fact, you may be the victim of an illegal search and seizure. It is our job to uncover this type of information, which will ultimately work to your advantage in court.

Heath, Old & Verser, PLC is Ready to Help

If you have questions regarding the defense of drug possession or distribution charges, we encourage you to contact our Newport News criminal defense firm today!

Contact our office today and schedule a consultation with our attorneys.

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  • “While you were handling my case I had no worries at all.”


  • “He gets an A+ from me.”


  • “I would wholeheartedly recommend him.”


  • “His experience and attention to detail impressed me as he meticulously built my case.”


  • “His personal contact and concern were refreshing given the common view of lawyers in our society.”


  • “Joe Verser has been our lawyer for many years.”


  • “We would highly recommend Len to anyone in need of legal services.”


  • “Shawn is an amazing lawyer!”


  • “Thanks for coming to our rescue for the last year and a half.”


  • “Shawn is a great lawyer”


  • “Consistently professional”


  • “I highly recommend this law firm.”


  • “Thank you Mr. Heath and Val for everything you have done for me and my family over the years!”


  • “You ran circles around the other two lawyers.”


  • “He is very highly recommended by retired Judges.”


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Our Commitment to Clients

  • Tough courtroom advocacy
  • Results-driven legal strategies
  • Candid and informative counsel
  • Prompt and personlized communication
  • Creative strategies tailored to your needs
  • Thorough examination and investigation of your legal situation