Drug Offenses Defense

A drug conviction will alter your life in so many ways. It may be difficult to obtain employment and housing, and traveling abroad may be out of the question. A tarnished name is yet another consequence that comes with a conviction of any type of drug offense. No matter what type of drug offense you have been charged with, Geller Law is there to defend and protect you and your good name.


If you are caught in possession, cultivating or manufacturing, or trafficking drugs, in San Francisco you will be charged with a crime. With the exception of marijuana less than one ounce, you will be placed in jail and must post bond or wait until your court appearance to get out of jail if you are found to be violating drug laws of the state of California.

Some of the most common types of drug related offenses individuals in California are charged with include:

  • Simple Possession
  • Possession with Intent to Sell
  • Manufacturing Methamphetamine
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (including pipes, bongs, syringes)

If you are convicted of a drug related crime you may face up to 11 months, 29 days in jail if you are charged with a misdemeanor, and 1 year to life in prison if charged with a felony. There are additional penalties that come with a drug related conviction in addition to jail time, including fines, drug classes, probation and/or parole, and more.

What clients say


Sam helped me with a dui case. He is personalable and professional. Sam helped me understand my rights and the laws. If you need a dui lawyer look no further than Sam Geller!

Gavin M.

Oakland, CA

Not only is he a great guy but he is very knowledgable about the laws for CA. I moved from NYC and recently got a ticket in CA while driving – he helped calm my nerves and made me feel that I was in great hands. He has my endorsement.

Aram B.


Sam is a great attorney!! I came to him when I got into some legal trouble and he immediately calmed me down and fought my case like it was his own. He’s always available and always told me what’s going on. I would recommend him to anyone!!

Noura K.

San Francisco, CA

One of the best defense lawyers you can find. When I called Sam with my issue he was super come and made me feel great and very convenient in him and what he does for people like me. After all said and done with short amount of time I had my case des missed . Thank you for you hard work Sam.

Anna S.

San Bruno, CA

Super fast at getting back to you! Super approachable and very knowledgeable. He helped answer all my questions dealing with contracts through my job. I would recommend him to anyone seeking legal advice, especially if you want a quick response.

Katherine M.

Walnut Creek, CA

Sam provided exactly the help I needed. He always kept an open line of communication and provided me with updates. My experience was as stress-free as I could’ve asked for thanks to his knowledge and ability, combined with his professional and courteous demeanor. If I were ever to need help again, I’d come straight to Sam.

Brandon V.

San Francisco, CA
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