Portland Prescription Fraud Attorney
Many criminal cases related to prescription medication involve ordinary people who have made a serious mistake. A friend may have suffered an injury while at your house, and you might have shared a couple of old oxycodone pills to help ease that friend’s pain. You may have survived a serious car accident only to become addicted to powerful painkillers that were initially prescribed by a doctor.
Mark C. Cogan has more than 40 years of criminal law experience and the unwavering resolve to provide his clients with the best defense possible. It is a powerful combination that you can take advantage of by simply contacting our law firm at (503) 549-1077.
Regardless of the circumstances, law enforcement and prosecutors take situations involving false prescriptions or illegal prescription use very seriously in Oregon. If you have been arrested for a fake prescription, contacting an experienced Portland drug crimes lawyer is your best defense against conviction and severe penalties.
What Could Be Considered A Prescription Crime In Oregon?
Many different circumstances and situations involving prescription medication could become the basis of a criminal offense, including:
- Purchasing prescription pills illegally in person or online
- Forging or falsifying a prescription
- Theft of a prescription medication
- Sharing your valid prescription medication with another individual
- Using a valid medical license to prescribe medication to yourself or a nonpatient
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We promise to do everything in our power, under the law, to defend your rights and your freedom. Our Portland criminal law lawyer will work to develop a strategy that will help maximize your chance of having charges reduced or dismissed entirely or negotiate a plea agreement that is in your best interest.