the firm with a fresh perspective
At Pennington Law PLLC, we understand that our most vulnerable persons need a strong advocate whether facing a judge or dealing with serious troubles at home. Our attorneys have experience fighting for the rights of juveniles. We do our best to get minors a full and fair hearing when faced with criminal charges.
We understand the juvenile justice system and can deal with prosecutors when kids make mistakes. We will fight to ensure that mistakes like getting caught with controlled substances or misdemeanor citations don’t permanently stain a kid’s record and ultimately wreck their lives. Our attorneys will work with young people in need of a criminal lawyer every step of the way to make sure the police, prosecutors and judges treat our clients fairly. If necessary, we will attempt to get juveniles into programs to avoid jail time and clear their record.
Types of Juvenile Criminal Cases We Handle
- Detention Hearings
- Adjudication Hearings
- Disposition Hearings
- Motions to Modify Disposition
- School Suspensions
- Certifications for Adult Court
- Sealing Records
Our attorneys can deal with these sensitive matters with compassion, keeping the child’s best interest as a priority. We will ensure the kid doesn’t become a victim by being treated poorly by the juvenile justice system.
It’s important to ensure that any juvenile facing interaction with law enforcement or officers of the court have competent, caring representation. Kids shouldn’t be coerced into speaking to the police without a lawyer present.
At Pennington Law PLLC we can also help with problems your child may face in the education system when criminal offenses arise or when the school district alleges a violation of school rules or policies. We will negotiate your child’s school suspensions and challenge school districts when your child has been wrongly accused or is dealing with disciplinary issues at school.
If you are need help with defending your minor child in a criminal case, call our firm at (512) 877-4384 or complete our online form today.
“I truly am impressed at not only how professional, knowledgeable, hardworking, and thorough the Tyler Pennington law firm was but also by how they made us feel that our case was a top priority.” - Cynthia V.
“He focused on the case itself when dealing with the judge and other attorneys and did not play into the games. I felt very supported both personally and professionally.” - Gabrielle H.