Money Lenders For Juvenile Defense Lawyer Fees

Legal fees vary and can depend mostly on the type of criminal charges your child is facing. Representation for a felony is more expensive than for a misdemeanor. Another factor can be the degree of expertise the juvenile defense lawyer possesses. Typically, highly qualified attorneys who have substantial trial experience will cost more than those Read more…

Juvenile Crimes – Selecting Your Attorney

Selecting a juvenile crimes attorney should be based mostly on the attorney’s experience in juvenile defense. However, your ability to work effectively and comfortably with the attorney is also an important factor. Here are some important questions to ask before hiring your lawyer. What is your experience in juvenile criminal defense? What is your experience Read more…

Sealing Juvenile Records

Juvenile Law – Sealing Police Records Juvenile records are closed and ordered sealed at the court’s discretion. The juvenile court may seal and destroy the records of a juvenile at any time. However, in many states, the juvenile court is usually required to destroy the juvenile’s court records when the juvenile reaches the age of majority, which in Read more…

Juvinile Crime – An Act Of Delinquency

When a juvenile is accused of a crime, the criminal process is very different. The juvenile crime is called an act of “delinquency” and requires juvenile court intervention to correct the delinquency. Juvenile courts have their own special rules and procedures. Depending on the jurisdiction, juvenile courts handle cases involving children between the ages of Read more…

The Legal Rights Of Juveniles

In juvenile justince, a juvenile has many of the same rights that an adult has. Juveniles have the right to know the acts for which they are being accused. Juveniles are innocent until proven guilty and the standard of proof by the prosecutor is beyond a reasonable doubt. Juveniles also have the right to remain silent. Read more…