Van Nuys Juvenile Crimes Defense Lawyer
Juvenile Defense Attorney in Van Nuys, California
In California, criminal offenses that are committed by minors between the ages of 10 and 17 are handled in the juvenile court system. Juvenile court operates differently than adult court does, and therefore requires a defense attorney experienced specifically in representing juvenile cases.
At the Law Offices of Jonathan C. Rosen, we are here to help if your child has been detained for or accused of a juvenile crime. We represent clients in Van Nuys and throughout the surrounding areas in Southern California, and we offer a free case evaluation where you can discuss your charges directly with attorney Jonathan Rosen himself.
Protecting Your Child's Future
Juvenile crimes may include those offenses which are only illegal because of the offender’s age (underage drinking, curfew violations, etc.), as well as criminal offenses that are illegal no matter the offender’s age. Following are some examples of juvenile crimes:
Van Nuys Juvenile Crimes Defense Attorney
Our firm is dedicated exclusively to criminal defense. If your child has been arrested for a juvenile crime, you need to consult a skilled lawyer immediately, and we are here to help you. From simple shoplifting charges to gang-related or weapons charges, Van Nuys juvenile defense attorney Jonathan C. Rosen has the experience and dedication to provide the aggressive legal counsel you need.
In some instances, a minor may be tried as an adult. You need to avoid this so your child does not face the same penalties that an adult would – such as imprisonment in state prison or other serious penalties. The purpose of juvenile court is to give a child a chance at rehabilitation. Van Nuys criminal defense lawyer Jonathan Rosen thoroughly believes in this and will do whatever he can to represent your child’s best interests in juvenile court proceedings.
Contact Van Nuys Juvenile Crimes Defense Attorney Jonathan C. Rosen today to discuss your case.