Comprehensive Juvenile Defense Representation In Marietta

Teens often face a wide range of circumstances that can lead to trouble with the law. A mistake in judgment, peer pressure, false accusations or simply being swept into an adverse situation may bring significant accusations.

For young people who are facing criminal charges, their future is at stake. Failure to put forth the best available defense can change the course of the rest of that young person's life. This is especially true when someone is facing one of the so-called seven deadly sins of SB 440. That bill, which was passed in 1994, made transfer to adult court automatic for certain charges under certain conditions.

The charges included in the seven deadly sins are:

  • Murder
  • Rape
  • Armed robbery
  • Aggravated child molestation
  • Aggravated sodomy
  • Aggravated sexual battery
  • Voluntary manslaughter

Even less serious charges than these can be a burden on a young person. Take action now to ensure that your young person is able to move forward with his or her life. A seasoned juvenile defense attorney can make a difference. To learn more, call 678-831-0345 to arrange a free consultation.

The key to successfully defending the rights of juveniles who are facing criminal charges is to keep their case in juvenile court. The juvenile courts are designed to help young people face the reality of what they have done while helping set them back on a better path.

Former Assistant Public Defender For The City Of Atlanta And DeKalb County

I am Patricia Abbott. I formed the Abbott Law Firm, P.C., a decade ago to provide experienced criminal defense and juvenile court representation. Prior to opening my own firm, I handled a wide variety of criminal cases as a former assistant public defender for Atlanta and DeKalb County. I know the local courts and what works and what does not work in them. Let me help you preserve your young person's future.

One Call Can Make A Significant Difference For Your Child's Future

To arrange a free consultation with an experienced juvenile defense lawyer, call 678-831-0345 or toll free at 800-737-1251. You may also send me a short message to request a free consultation. Based in Marietta, I serve clients throughout Cobb County and surrounding communities in Georgia.

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