Juvenile Crimes

The juvenile justice system runs a little differently from the adult system, so having a knowledgeable defense lawyer is crucial. McKay Law Firm will aggressively represent any person who is facing any type of juvenile charges:

  • Fighting at school
  • Battery
  • Truancy
  • Drug possession
  • Underage drinking/minor in possession
  • Bringing a gun to school
  • Stealing money
  • Shoplifting/retail theft
  • Violating curfew

What To Do When Your Child Gets Arrested

McKay Law FirmMany parents never expect their child to be arrested. However shocking it may be, the best course of action is to talk with a knowledgeable lawyer about your options. Talking with an attorney can help you understand the charges and the consequences your child may face.

It can also help you develop a plan of action that protects your child from consequences such as incarceration. Minors accused of juvenile crimes usually have more options available to them than just jail or juvenile detention. They may be given alternative sanctions or sent to treatment — but minimizing consequences often takes the help of a skilled attorney who is truly willing to fight for your child. Let us fight while you support your child through this difficult time.