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Compassionate Defense For Juvenile Crimes

When a young person faces criminal charges, it can be a distressing and confusing time for both them and their families. The attorney at SMC Law Firm understands the unique challenges that juvenile crimes present. As a former prosecutor with a breadth of criminal defense experience, she is committed to providing authentic, realistic, and informative guidance to help navigate the complexities of juvenile cases. Her goal is to put you at ease, personally walk you through every aspect of the process, and make your defense her top priority.

Understanding Juvenile Crimes

Juvenile crimes refer to offenses committed by individuals who are under the age of 18. In New York, the juvenile justice system operates differently from the adult criminal justice system. It focuses on rehabilitation and the best interests of the young person, recognizing their potential for growth and change. The penalties for juvenile crimes aim to provide appropriate consequences while prioritizing opportunities for rehabilitation and reintegration into society.

Common Offenses Faced By Juveniles

Juvenile crimes can include a range of offenses, such as underage drinking, drug possession, theft, vandalism and assault. Each case is unique, and the circumstances surrounding the offense, as well as the juvenile’s background, are taken into consideration during the legal proceedings.

Compassionate And Individualized Defense

The attorney at SMC Law Firm believes in providing compassionate and individualized attention to young individuals facing criminal charges. She understands the importance of addressing underlying issues, offering guidance, and working toward positive outcomes. She will navigate the complex legal process on your behalf, ensuring that your rights are protected, and your voice is heard. 

Call Today

If your child is facing criminal charges in a juvenile case, it is crucial to have a skilled and compassionate attorney by your side. Contact the attorney at SMC Law Firm at 212-256-9441 or online to schedule a confidential consultation. She is available 24/7 and guarantees that you will never reach a voicemail. Let her provide the support and dedicated representation needed to protect your child’s rights and future.