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TexasJuvenile Defense Lawyers in Calhoun County, Texas

In the juvenile justice system in Calhoun County, Texas, 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 Calhoun County, Texas, 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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David Roberts

David Roberts
Roberts, Odefey, Witte & Wall, LLP
PO Box 9 2206 TX-35 Ste 9
Port Lavaca, TX 77979
Licensed for 50 years, David Roberts is a Criminal Defense and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended The University of Texas School of Law... read more >

Dain P Whitworth

Dain P Whitworth
131 N Virginia St
Port Lavaca, TX 77979
Licensed for 56 years, Dain P Whitworth is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended The University of Texas School of Law... read more >

Jane Lane

Jane Lane
The Law Office of Jane Lane, P.C.
PO Box 529 1649 W Austin St Ste 529
Port Lavaca, TX 77979
Licensed for 22 years, Jane Lane is a Estate and Probate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended St. Mary's University School of Law... read more >

Anne Marie Odefey

Anne Marie Odefey
Roberts, Odefey, Witte & Wall, LLP
PO Box 9 2206 TX-35 Ste 9
Port Lavaca, TX 77979
Licensed for 27 years, Anne Marie Odefey is a Criminal Defense and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Jerry Lawrence Clark

Jerry Lawrence Clark
Jerry L. Clark, Attorney at Law
PO Box 1929 131 N Virginia St Ste. E
Port Lavaca, TX 77979
Licensed for 29 years, Jerry Lawrence Clark is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

James R Beeler

James R Beeler
PO Box 1841 1201 Half League Rd
Port Lavaca, TX 77979
Licensed for 45 years, James R Beeler is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... 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.


Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

TCDLA has a proud history of supporting and educating criminal defense lawyers in the the state while advocating for the rights of the accused. Many of the top criminal defense attorneys in Texas are active within this organization.


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