I was born and raised in Wilmington, North Carolina. I attended the University of... more
I was born and raised in Wilmington, North Carolina. I attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where I earned a degree in the administration of criminal justice. I attended law school at Campbell University now located in Raleigh, North Carolina, where I met my future husband, Johnny Foster, also a law student at Campbell University. After law school, I returned home to Wilming... view profile
I began my legal career in New Jersey, where I was an Assistant Prosecutor in Camden... more
I began my legal career in New Jersey, where I was an Assistant Prosecutor in Camden County, NJ. While with the Office of the Prosecutor, I tried literally hundreds of cases. In 2004, when I relocated to Dayton, OH I continued focusing my practice on Criminal Law, as a criminal defense attorney and part-time municipal prosecutor. In 2012 I open my law office herein Savannah, GA where I ... view profile
Juvenile law applies to young children and teenagers—usually defined as less than eighteen years old, depending on the state. Minors accused of breaking the law are processed under a juvenile justice system. This system is completely separate from the one used for adults, and the penalties involved are usually far less severe than in the adult system. Juvenile law also carries certain protections that do not apply to adults; for example, names are kept confidential and parents can be present during police questioning. A lawyer who specializes in juvenile law will help minors understand the juvenile justice system and present their defense in juvenile court.
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