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IndianaJuvenile Defense Lawyers in Allen County, Indiana

In the juvenile justice system in Allen County, 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 Allen County, 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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Robert Henry Bellinger II

Robert Henry Bellinger II
The Bellinger Law Office
116 E Berry St Suite 500
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Licensed for 13 years, Robert Henry Bellinger II is a Family Law and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Thomas Essex

Thomas Essex
Thomas Essex Attorney At Law
1833 Alliger St
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
Thomas Essex is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Patrick Justin Arata

Patrick Justin Arata
Arata Law Firm
116 E Berry St Lincoln Tower 14th Floor
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Licensed for 39 years, Patrick Justin Arata is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Bart Landon Arnold

Bart Landon Arnold
Arnold Terrill Anzini, P.C.
127 W Berry Street Suite 700
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Licensed for 22 years, Bart Landon Arnold is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Quinton Lyles Ellis

Quinton Lyles Ellis
Quinton L. Ellis, P.C.
116 E Berry St Suite 1200
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Licensed for 29 years, Quinton Lyles Ellis is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Albert Anzini III

Albert Anzini III
Arnold Terrill Anzini, P.C.
127 W Berry Street Suite 700
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Licensed for 19 years, Albert Anzini III is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer... read more >

Travis Scott Friend

Travis Scott Friend
Gray & Friend, LLP
927 S Harrison St 2nd Floor
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Licensed for 29 years, Travis Scott Friend is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Gregory Alan Miller

Gregory Alan Miller
Attorney at Law
202 West Berry Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Licensed for 22 years, Gregory Alan Miller is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Zachary Adam Witte

Zachary Adam Witte
Locke & Witte
520 South Calhoun Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Licensed for 16 years, Zachary Adam Witte 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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