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Haverhill, Massachusetts is a suburb of Boston lying just over thirty miles north and bordering New Hampshire. The city borders two major Interstate Highways, Route 93 and Route 495. Over time the shoe business developed and flourished in Haverhill. At one time over one third of the city's population was employed by the shoe industry. Haverhill boasts several famous natives. Poet John Greenleaf Whittier was from Haverhill as was Rowland Macy, the founder of Macy's Department Stores. Louis Mayer of MGM Studios got started in Haverhill, owning and running an upscale movie theater and eventually expanding throughout New England before ending up in Los Angeles.

There is no shortage of drug cases in the Haverhill District Court. The Haverhill Court serves the towns of:

  • Boxford
  • Bradford
  • Georgetown
  • Groveland
  • Haverhill

Each of these towns has its own share of drug related issues. This fact becomes clear to anyone who sits through a call of the list in the Haverhill Court. The reading of drug charges can at times seem endless yet it also serves as a reminder that no one is immune from prosecution for a drug related offense no matter how affluent a town you live in. Charges in this court range from simple possession of a controlled substance to drug trafficking. The Haverhill Gazette publishes a police log wherein many of the arrests for drug crimes are disclosed. You can always read about cocaine distribution, marijuana possession, heroin use, conspiracy and more in this section. The articles about drug matters in this paper often suggest the need to hire a lawyer to fight against unlawful searches and seizures resulting in the police finding drugs and criminal drug charges issuing.

As an experienced drug crimes defense lawyer Attorney Stephen Neyman recommends always consulting with a lawyer when facing a potential drug offense prosecution. Remember that when drugs are involved you often face mandatory minimum jail or prison sentences. This can be true even in the quantity of drugs you are caught with seems small. Never fight these allegations alone. Call a Massachusetts drug lawyer to defend you.

Essex County Drug Defense Attorney

Attorney Stephen Neyman has been in the business of defending people accused of committing drug crimes in Haverhill Massachusetts for over twenty years. Our main office is in downtown Boston and we have satellite offices in various other parts of the state. Attorney Neyman is familiar with prosecutors and judges throughout the state. He knows the Massachusetts Court system well. He is well aware of the fact that throughout Massachusetts courts and the law enforcement community drug offenses are taken seriously at all levels. That is why it is important for anyone charged with a drug offense or being investigated for drug related activity to contact a lawyer at once. We can be reached at 617-263-6800 or you can contact us online, steve@neymanlaw.com. Get a lawyer immediately so that you can protect your rights.