New York City Federal Drug Crime Defense Attorneys

Watch Aaron Mysliwiec address questions on synthetic drugs/narcotics cases

What are some law enforcement trends in drug cases?

Can I be convicted of selling synthetic drugs if I did not know the substance was prohibited under the law?

What novel issues can be presented in synthetic drug cases?

Federal drug cases typically involve substances such as methamphetamine, cocaine and heroin. But arrests related to synthetic and pharmaceutical drugs are on the rise in the Greater New York area and nationally. Miedel & Mysliwiec LLP is on the cutting edge of this trend, representing individuals charged with possessing or trafficking significant amounts of:

  • Spice/K2 and XLR-11 (synthetic marijuana, aka synthetic cannabinoids)
  • Synthetic heroin (Suboxone, Dilaudid)
  • "Bath salts" (synthetic cathinones such as mephedrone)
  • Ketamine (Special K) and ketamine analogs such as MXE
  • GBL (gamma-Butyrolactone)
  • Methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV)
  • Salvia divinorum
  • Ecstasy (MDMA)
  • γ-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB) and its analogs
  • Synthetic phencyclidine (PCP)
  • Steroids (Deca-Durabolin, Equipoise and Winstrol)
  • Oxycodone and other prescription drugs

The cases our attorneys handle include trafficking, distribution, cultivation, manufacturing and import/export of illegal substances. We frequently defend clients against charges of prescription fraud. Cases often feature overlapping charges such as money laundering and conspiracy.

For more information, call the New York City federal drug crime defense lawyers at Miedel & Mysliwiec at 212-235-1129 or describe your problem to our lawyers using this form.

Located in Manhattan's financial district, but defending clients nationwide