Review: “I was recently represented by Ms Lashbrook in a case. She saw through the emotional innuendo and focused on the facts. She negotiated a settlement that all parties could agree with. I highly recommend her.”
Practice areas & skills: Juvenile, Child Custody, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Separation, Adoption
Jeffry S. Grimes has successfully defended and obtained dismissals or not guilty findings on numerous cases including attempted first degree murder, aggravated sexual battery, carjacking, especially aggravated kidnapping, rape of a child, especial...
Practice areas & skills: Juvenile, DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence, Divorce & Separation
Review: “Mr James, is not just an Lawyer he is also a humanitarian and will only represent you if he believes that he will give you more than a 100% of his time and that the basic of your case is worth to be presented to a judge.”
Practice areas & skills: Juvenile, Child Support, Child Custody, Divorce & Separation
Review: “I was very pleased with Patrick; he was very honest, knowledgeable & accommodating. I appreciated his straightforwardness and professionalism. I will definitely use him again for any future legal needs I may have.”
Practice areas & skills: Juvenile, Family, Workers Compensation, Divorce & Separation, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
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.