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IndianaJuvenile Defense Lawyers in New Albany, Indiana

In the juvenile justice system in Indiana, the primary goal is to rehabilitate the child or teenager.


The juvenile justice system also protects the public. Important differences exist between the criminal justice system in adult courts and juvenile courts.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney for a juvenile court case in or around Indiana, consider the attorney's training and experience with these types of cases.


Attorneys often provide a free consultation and charge a flat rate for attorney fees and costs for juvenile delinquency and criminal defense cases.


Many of the top juvenile defense attorneys in the United States belong to the National Juvenile Defender Center (NJDC). Created in 1999, NJDC supports criminal defense attorneys who represent children in juvenile court. In 2005, the National Juvenile Defender Center separated from the American Bar Association (ABA) to become an independent organization.


NJDC gives juvenile defense attorneys a platform to exchange information, build partnerships, improve advocacy skills and participate in the national debate over juvenile justice.


The mission of the NJDC is to "promote justice for all children by ensuring excellence in juvenile defense." Learn more about the NJDC.

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R. Thomas Lowe

R. Thomas Lowe
Lowe Law Office
815 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Licensed for 23 years, R. Thomas Lowe is a Criminal Defense and Juvenile Defense lawyer... read more >

William Allen Gray

William Allen Gray
William A. Gray Attorney at Law
815 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Licensed for 13 years, William Allen Gray is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Cary Joe Hurst

Cary Joe Hurst
Lorch & Naville
PO Box 1343
New Albany, IN 47151
Licensed for 22 years, Cary Joe Hurst is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Michael Joseph McDaniel

Michael Joseph McDaniel
Attorney at Law
420 East Main St
New Albany, IN 47150
Licensed for 51 years, Michael Joseph McDaniel is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James Eugene Fifer

James Eugene Fifer
Fifer Law Office
220 East Main Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Licensed for 33 years, James Eugene Fifer is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Eric Joe Weitzel

Eric Joe Weitzel
Fifer Law Office
220 E Main St
New Albany, IN 47150
Licensed for 17 years, Eric Joe Weitzel is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Bruce Alan Brightwell

Bruce Alan Brightwell
1212 State Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Licensed for 27 years, Bruce Alan Brightwell is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Jennifer Ann Bertrand

Jennifer Ann Bertrand
Mosley, Bertrand, Jacobs & McCall
332 Spring Street
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Jennifer Ann Bertrand is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Douglas Ray Robson

Douglas Ray Robson
2141 Charles Court
Corydon, IN 47112
Licensed for 27 years, Douglas Ray Robson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Nathan Bradley Masingo

Nathan Bradley Masingo
Masingo Law Office, PC
705 East Court Ave
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Licensed for 13 years, Nathan Bradley Masingo is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Thomas Rodney Thomas

Thomas Rodney Thomas
Guilfoyle & Thomas
431 E Court Ave
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Licensed for 34 years, Thomas Rodney Thomas is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Larry O'Dell Wilder

Larry O'Dell Wilder
Wilder Law Office
530 East Court Ave
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Licensed for 33 years, Larry O'Dell Wilder is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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Juvenile Defense Specialty Areas

Board Certification

National Association of Counsel for Children - NACC is accredited by the ABA to certify attorneys as child welfare law specialists and works to improve the quality of legal representation of children in dependency, juvenile delinquency, and family law cases.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.



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