In 2004, my family and I discovered the beautiful southern Oregon coast after I took... more
In 2004, my family and I discovered the beautiful southern Oregon coast after I took a job as a prosecutor with the Curry County District Attorney's Office where I worked for over five years. In February of 2010, I left public service to pursue private practice and I am currently practicing in Bountiful, Utah. My mission as an attorney is to provide top notch service with integrity, diligence, ... 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 Bountiful, UT