Harrisburg Juvenile Matters
Harrisburg Juvenile Matters, NC Criminal Law
The juvenile justice system is geared for second chances for kids who make poor choices. If your son or daughter is accused of a crime, there is a lot that can be done with the representation of a knowledgeable attorney.
Laura M. Baker, in Concord, North Carolina, advocates for teenagers in Cabarrus County, Rowan County, Stanly County and beyond. She works to minimize the penalties for juvenile crimes and get your child the help he or she needs to get back on a path to success.
Contact our Cabarrus County lawyers to arrange a consultation, or brief us on your situation here.
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The court does not automatically treat youths with "kid gloves." Criminal defense lawyer, Laura Baker has represented juveniles facing severe punishment for serious crimes. Attorney Baker's first emphasis is to keep the matter in juvenile court, where there are lesser penalties and more options than in district court (adult court).
Laura M. Baker, has defended juveniles on a wide range of criminal charges, including:
- Underage drinking
- Drunk driving
- Drug possession
- Shoplifting or thefts at school
- Assaults and fights
- Damage to property
A juvenile crime does not have to ruin your child's future.Attorney Baker, works closely with the court-appointed juvenile counselors, who evaluate the child's situation and make recommendations to the judge. She trys to negotiate alternatives to detention, such as restitution or probation, and if possible work out a resolution that avoids a criminal record.
Attorney Baker has also represented parents seeking court intervention for a child who is running away or out of control, to force the child to comply or face detention in a juvenile facility or treatment facility.
Call our Concord office at 704-669-8165 or contact us online.