I was born in Abilene, but currently live in the Waco area. I have nine children with the youngest being born in 1980 and oldest in 1962). I graduated from Abilenes McMurry University... more
I was born in Abilene, but currently live in the Waco area. I have nine children with the youngest being born in 1980 and oldest in 1962). I graduated from Abilenes McMurry University in 1964 and began Baylor Law School shortly thereafter. After my first year of school at Baylor Law, I took some time off and worked as a teacher in Bosqueville while my wife finished her undergraduate degr... 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.
Juvenile Law Attorneys in cities near Bellmead, TX