Drug Charges

Garrett T. Ogata is committed to aggressively representing people charged with drug offenses in state and federal courts and ensuring that their rights are upheld. Drug charges in Las Vegas are a touchy subject, especially if you’re from out of town, so you need an aggressive, dependable criminal defense attorney in Las Vegas who will represent you to the fullest extent of the law. You need someone with experience who can win your case. With drug charges, your name and reputation is on the line, and ever harsher penalties can result in you being pushed through the system. Don’t let that happen. We will evaluate every avenue of defense to ensure that you get the best legal representation possible. We are experienced in search and seizure laws, as well as the rights of citizens under the Fourth Amendment of the United States Constitution. Call Garrett T. Ogata today.

Also many ‘DUI defense’ lawyer in Las Vegas are not knowledgeable in the area of DUI involving drugs. DUI Drugs is very serious and in many circumstances people are charged with felony, “Under the Influence Controlled Substance” charge. In DUI drug cases, the prosecution must prove that the person was actually under the influence of drugs at the time of driving. The police attempt to implement a Drug Recognition Program to try to verify that the person was actually under the influence at the time of driving. However, there are many complex and influencing factors that makes identifying that the person was under the influence of drugs very difficult. As a NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) trained DRE (Drug Recognition Expert), Garrett T. Ogata has the insight, knowledge and training to defend against these serious charges.


Garrett T. Ogata knows the “ ins-and-outs” of Nevada drugs laws and will work to make sure that you get the best legal representation possible. Every detail of your arrest will be examined and every testing procedure will be scrutinized. If there is any error on the part of the Drug Recognition Program, we will find it.

Similar to alcohol-related DUI charges, DUI drug charges can be defended by a trained criminal defense attorney. If you or someone you care about is facing these charges, don’t hesitate to call Garrett T. Ogata today. Your future may be at stake.