Review: “Bobby is a great lawyer, he is affordable and was always there when i needed him, very polite and easy to work with, he handled my DV case and a couple of traffic tickets and will continue to be my criminal defense lawyer.”
Practice areas & skills: Juvenile, Immigration, Criminal Defense
I've been practicing law in California since being sworn into practice law in California on December 3, 1982. Most of those 30 plus years of practice have been spent in the area of criminal and juvenile law. I can imagine that few private at...
Practice areas & skills: Juvenile, Violent Crime, Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence, DUI & DWI
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.