California Juvenile Crimes Lawyer
If a juvenile is charged, and ultimately convicted of a misdemeanor, felony, drug crime, DUI or other crime in Laguna Beach California it should be taken extremely seriously. If you are the parent of a child who has been accused of a crime you most likely have some concerns. Some of these concerns may be:
- Am I at risk to have my child taken away from me?
- How will a conviction impact my child’s future?
- How will a conviction affect my child’s permanent record?
- Can the conviction be sealed / expunged when they turn 18?
- What are the sentencing options?
- If fines and/or restitution are imposed am I responsible for paying them?
Juvenile Justice in California
If your child has been accused of a crime in the Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Dana Point, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Mission Viejo, El Toro, Laguna Hills, Rancho Santa Margarita, Coto De Caza, Ladera Ranch, Foothill Ranch, or Laguna Niguel, California areas contact The Law Office of David E. Swanson at 949-477-3030. Mr. Swanson has been practicing for over 19 years. Call him today regarding your child’s right, future and freedom.
Typical Juvenile Crimes in California
Juveniles are very often accused of similar crimes that an adult is accused of. Contact Mr. Swanson immediately if you need any of the following:
- Underage Drug Charges Attorney
- Juvenile Shoplifting Defense Lawyers
- Underaged Violent Crimes Lawyer
How a Laguna Beach Juvenile Defense Attorney Can Help You
A juvenile may be tried as an adult in California. This may apply if the crime is serious enough such as a violent crime or perhaps a sex offense. Many times a juvenile can be and will be tried as a minor in Orange County, California. Penalties for juvenile crimes can typically range from time in Juvenile Hall, house arrest, fines, court costs, community service to probation. If the crime was severe enough serving time in a Juvenile Hall can be the end result. Penalties are directly related to the severity of the crime as well as the child’s criminal history. Depending on the nature of the crime, and the criminal history a conviction as a juvenile can be sealed, or expunged, once the child turns 18. Retaining a qualified and tenacious Laguna Hills Juvenile Crime Defense Lawyer will ensure that the most favorable outcome is obtained for your child.
Call a Laguna Beach California Juvenile Matters Lawyer
If your child has been accused of a DUI, DWI, Narcotics Charge, Sex Offense or any other crime in Laguna Beach, California it may make sense to have a skilled Laguna Hills Criminal Defense Lawyer on your side to protect your child’s rights, their future and their reputation. Call The Law Office of David E. Swanson at 949-477-3030. Or, . The Law Office of David E. Swanson handles juvenile matters throughout all of Orange County including the towns of Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills and Laguna Niguel, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Dana Point, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Mission Viejo, El Toro, Laguna Hills, Rancho Santa Margarita, Coto De Caza, Ladera Ranch, Foothill Ranch, or Laguna Niguel.