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Please call Bowie criminal lawyer, Maria Patterson if you or a loved one has been charged with a drug related criminal offense.


The involvement of a criminal defense attorney early in a drug possession or prescription drug fraud case is critical. 


Drug Offenses

As a former Associate County Attorney, lawyer Maria Patterson defended police officers that were accused of misconduct and violating police procedures.  


Identifying these violations are often essential to excluding improperly obtained evidence.   Also, early intervention with drug treatment or counseling is often critical to minimizing a criminal sentence.  Prescription drug fraud cases often involve people that have suffered serious injuries that required prolonged use of addictive prescription medication. A trial judge is less likely to impose significant criminal penalties where a defendant has taken steps to address any underlying substance abuse problems that may have contributed to the offense.  Bowie, criminal defense attorney Maria Patterson can help guide her clients through these steps.


Drug possession and prescription drug fraud cases are handled by criminal defense lawyer, Maria Patterson in Prince George's, Charles, Calvert, Anne Arundel and Montgomery counties. Criminal defense attorney, Maria Patterson is Of Counsel to Reinstein, Glackin, Patterson & Herriott which is conveniently located in Bowie, Prince George's County on Melford Boulevard near the intersection of Route 50 and 301.

17251 Melford Boulevard, Suite 101

Bowie, MD 20715 US

301-383-1525​