Options For Your Juvenile Case
There are times when a simple error in childhood judgment can result in serious criminal charges. While Texas created the juvenile court system to rehabilitate and correct illegal behavior in children, there are some serious juvenile crimes for which the state believes this approach simply will not work.
The lawyer at the Law Offices of Frank Jackson defends children against serious juvenile crimes, including felonies, and misdemeanors. Located in Dallas-Fort Worth, attorney Frank Jackson has over 50 years of criminal law experience and has devoted a significant portion of his legal career to defending juveniles facing serious criminal charges in Texas.
Being Charged As An Adult While Under Age 18
In some instances, the state decides whether to charge a child as an adult or as a juvenile – there are advantages and disadvantages to both. Generally, these are complicated issues that you should discuss with an attorney. Frank Jackson will defend you or your child against a variety of criminal charges, including:
- Drug crimes
- Driving while intoxicated (DWI)/driving under the influence (DUI)
- Sexual assault
- Robbery/theft charges
- Probation violation
The repercussions of a juvenile offense can affect a child’s life for years after the original conviction. They may face diminished employment opportunities, schooling and social standing. Highly skilled criminal defense lawyer Jackson will always try to ensure that a juvenile gets the best results possible in any given case.
To learn more about juvenile crime, contact the Law Offices of Frank Jackson for a free initial consultation. Attorney Jackson defends juveniles throughout North Texas, including those in Plano, Allen, Denton, Frisco and McKinney. Call locally at 214-663-2811 or toll-free at 214-663-2811. Calls are answered 24/7.
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