When your child is arrested for criminal activity as a minor, you are facing a delicate and time-sensitive situation that could affect his or her future. It is important that you immediately seek the counsel of an experienced Atlanta criminal defense attorney who can help you and your child navigate the process while also providing aggressive defense against the detrimental penalties at stake.
At the Law Office of Jeff Manciagli, I believe that you or your child deserves to have the best possible opportunity for a fulfilling adult life. I want to help you fight these juvenile criminal charges so that you can protect your future from being affected. Call (770) 884-4708 today for a free initial consultation.
In the state of Georgia, juvenile criminal laws are applicable to children under the age of 17. While minors are capable of committing the same crimes as adults, they fall under the jurisdiction of the juvenile correction authorities. The juvenile correction has a heavier emphasis on rehabilitation and reorienting the individual towards a better path for the future. This is in comparison to adult correction, which places the main emphasis on penalty and discipline.
Juvenile defense at the Law Office of Jeff Manciagli is available for offenses including:
Whether you are the parent of a child facing juvenile charges or you are seeking defense for yourself, my team believes that juvenile defendants deserve the best possible chance for a successful life. Don't let one mistake define who you or your child grows up to be.