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Cynthia Johnson Vermeulen

Cynthia Vermeulen’s Legal Cases

16 total


  • Criminal case

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Nov 24, 2006
    Outcome:
    Acquittal
    Description:
    Criminal sexual conduct allegations against father of two children, made by ex-wife. Allegations of sexual touching of the children. Evidence presented on coaching of children by ex-wife. Jury trial resulted in complete acquittal.
  • TPR case - Child of B.T.N, A.D.

    Practice Area:
    Juvenile
    Date:
    Mar 17, 2009
    Outcome:
    Reversal of Termination
    Description:
    Vietnamese couple were subject of termination of parental rights allegation regarding newborn son, due to death of prior infant years ago. Conducted lengthy trial in juvenile court. Trial court ordered termination. Appealed decision. Court of Appeals reversed TPR decision.
  • State v. Sally Smith*

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Dismissal
    Description:
    *not client's real name. Client charged with Felony Deprivation of Parental Rights for removing child from the state for purposes of keeping child away from father. Challenged jurisdiction for charges as client did not enter state.
  • Child custody case

    Practice Area:
    Child Custody
    Outcome:
    Father obtained sole custody
    Description:
    Represented father seeking custody of child. Mother accused father of domestic abuse while seeking order for protection. After this case was dismissed for lack of credible evidence, mother continued to make other accusations of father.
  • Custody case

    Practice Area:
    Child Custody
    Outcome:
    Father received joint custody, primary parent
    Description:
    Represented father recently out of prison on drug charges seeking custody of children. Children were found neglected by mother, who struggled with alcoholism. Mother obtained treatment during case.
  • State v. Mr.Jones*

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Dismissed
    Description:
    *not client's real name. Father accused of domestic assault by teen when he tried to exclude her boyfriend from the home.
  • Dissolution of Marriage

    Practice Area:
    Divorce & Separation
    Outcome:
    Mother received sole physical custody
    Description:
    Represented mother seeking sole physical custody. Father sought joint custody. Mother had concerns about father's involvement with child, ability to properly parent, home environment.
  • State v. Joe Smith*

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2005
    Outcome:
    Plea to lesser charge, Probation
    Description:
    *not real name. Client accused of attempted first degree murder, assault with a weapon of several officers, arson and related charges
  • Jones v. Jones

    Practice Area:
    Domestic Violence
    Date:
    Sep 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    Wife granted OFP
    Description:
    Contested Order For Protection case with hearing on 2 days. Represented wife seeking restraining order due to terroristic threats.
  • Custody of A.B.*

    Practice Area:
    Child Custody
    Date:
    May 18, 2012
    Outcome:
    Sole custody transfer to father
    Description:
    *Not real initials. Obtained sole legal and physical custody of young teen from custodial parent. Child in emotional crisis and allegations of neglect and domestic abuse in custodial parent's home.