My focus is on family law, collaborative law, divorce mediation, and care and protection matters. I believe that family law is the most important and rewarding area of law in which a lawyer can practice. It is also an area of law in which cl...
Practice areas & skills: Juvenile, Mediation, Guardianship, Divorce & Separation, Child Support
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Practice areas & skills: Juvenile, Family, General Practice, Divorce & Separation, Real Estate
Attorney Audrey Grace has experience representing indigent criminal defendants in the Roxbury District Court through Northeastern Law School’s Criminal Advocacy Clinic and as an intern with the CPCS Roxbury Defenders Unit. In addition to direct cl...
Practice areas & skills: Juvenile, Administrative Law, Criminal Defense
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.