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TexasJuvenile Defense Lawyers in Henderson County, Texas

In the juvenile justice system in Henderson 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 Henderson 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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Steven Ray Green

Steven Ray Green
Steven R. Green, Attorney & Counselor at Law
205 US Hwy 175 West
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 23 years, Steven Ray Green is a Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes lawyer who attended Texas Wesleyan University School of La... read more >

James Owen

James Owen
Attorney James Owen
100 East Corsicana; Suite 101
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 36 years, James Owen is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

John Michael Head

John Michael Head
Law Office of Mike Head, Justin Weiner and Jenny Palmer
219 S Prairieville St
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 31 years, John Michael Head is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >

Justin Ryan Weiner

Justin Ryan Weiner
Law Offices of Mike Head, Justin Weiner & Jenny Palmer
219 S Prairieville St
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 11 years, Justin Ryan Weiner is a Seal or Expunge Criminal Record and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Western Michigan Un... read more >

Ann Q Thompson

Ann Q Thompson
Thompson Law Firm
13850 County Road 2143
Kemp, TX 75143
Licensed for 21 years, Ann Q Thompson is a Criminal Defense and Domestic Violence lawyer who attended Texas A&M University School of Law... read more >

James Pink Dickens

James Pink Dickens
retired
4110 US-175
Athens, TX 75752
Licensed for 42 years, James Pink Dickens is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended SMU Dedman School of Law... read more >

Donna R Bennett

Donna R Bennett
PO Box 1659
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 35 years, Donna R Bennett is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended St. Mary's University School of Law... read more >

Danna Kirk Mayhall

Danna Kirk Mayhall
Danna Kirk Mayhall, Attorney At Law
2116 Cedar Ln
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 28 years, Danna Kirk Mayhall is a Criminal Defense and Domestic Violence lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >

Samuel Mccammon Smith

Samuel Mccammon Smith
Law Office Of Samuel M. Smith, P.C.
219 N Palestine St
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 17 years, Samuel Mccammon Smith is a Estate and Probate Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Texas A&M University Schoo... read more >

Brian Murdock Schmidt

Brian Murdock Schmidt
Wickel & Schmidt
112 E Corsicana St
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 23 years, Brian Murdock Schmidt is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended The University of Texas School of Law... read more >

Raymond Leslie Shackelford III

Raymond Leslie Shackelford III
Shackelford, Hawkins & Searcy, P.C.
427 N Gun Barrel Ln
Gun Barrel City, TX 75156
Licensed for 19 years, Raymond Leslie Shackelford III is a Estate and Probate Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Texas Tech Univer... read more >

Matthew Francis Hawkins

Matthew Francis Hawkins
Shackelford, Hawkins & Searcy, P.C.
PO Box 371 Ste 371
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 18 years, Matthew Francis Hawkins is a Estate and Probate Law and Probate lawyer who attended Thurgood Marshall School of Law ... read more >

Patricia J Donovan

Patricia J Donovan
100 E Corsicana St Ste 209
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 26 years, Patricia J Donovan is a Estate and Probate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended SMU Dedman School of Law... read more >

John Green

John Green
PO Box 2757
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 28 years, John Green is a Criminal Defense and Business Law lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

John Lathan Youngblood

John Lathan Youngblood
Law Office of John L. Youngblood
206B Crestway St
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 24 years, John Lathan Youngblood is a Estate and Probate Law and Probate lawyer who attended University of Arkansas School of ... read more >

John Allen Scott

John Allen Scott
Law Office of John A. Scott
107 E Tyler St
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 19 years, John Allen Scott is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended University of Houston Law Center... read more >

Bill C Stephens

Bill C Stephens
Stephens and Stephens Attorneys and Coun
536 Gun Barrel Ln
Gun Barrel City, TX 75156
Licensed for 32 years, Bill C Stephens is a Estate and Probate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Linda Ann Altier

Linda Ann Altier
Altier Law Office / Linda Altier, Attorney at Law
2116 Cedar Ln
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 29 years, Linda Ann Altier is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Texas Tech University School of Law... read more >

Paul H Guillotte Jr

Paul H Guillotte Jr
Guillotte Law Office
105 S Prairieville St
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 31 years, Paul H Guillotte Jr is a Estate and Probate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Loyola University New Orlea... read more >

James Alton Mills III

James Alton Mills III
PO Box 159 326 TX-31 E
Chandler, TX 75758
Licensed for 29 years, James Alton Mills III is a Estate and Probate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended St. Mary's University Sch... read more >

Gilbert M Hargrave

Gilbert M Hargrave
Gilbert Hargrave Attorney at Law
6269 FM2892
Athens, TX 75752
Licensed for 37 years, Gilbert M Hargrave is a Appellate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Houston Law Center... read more >

David N Blackorby

David N Blackorby
Supplier Compliance Audit Network
P.O. Box 269
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 31 years, David N Blackorby is a Criminal Appellate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended ... read more >

Jenny C Parks

Jenny C Parks
Law Office of Jenny C. Parks
144 Cody Austin St
Gun Barrel City, TX 75156
Licensed for 24 years, Jenny C Parks is a Estate and Probate Law and Family Law lawyer who attended Texas A&M University School of Law... read more >

Cedric F Castleberry

Cedric F Castleberry
Rick Castleberry, Attorney at Law
PO Box 528
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 29 years, Cedric F Castleberry is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Daniel Alan Hunt

Daniel Alan Hunt
Daniel Hunt - Attorney
PO Box 2785
Athens, TX
Licensed for 17 years, Daniel Alan Hunt is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Rutgers School of Law - Camden... read more >

Christopher Daniel Tinsley

Christopher Daniel Tinsley
PO Box 832
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 21 years, Christopher Daniel Tinsley is a Real Estate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >

Shari Moore

Shari Moore
107 E Tyler St
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 27 years, Shari Moore is a Seal or Expunge Criminal Record and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Texas Tech University School of L... read more >

Henry Thomas Skelton

Henry Thomas Skelton
Law Office Of Henry T. Skelton
125 Penny Ln
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 50 years, Henry Thomas Skelton is a Estate and Probate Law and Family Law lawyer who attended The University of Texas School o... read more >

Samantha Jo Pace

Samantha Jo Pace
109 W Corsicana St Ste 103
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 6 years, Samantha Jo Pace is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Texas Tech University School of Law... read more >

Justice Ron Chapman

Justice Ron Chapman
108 Ellen Dr
Trinidad, TX 75163
Licensed for 56 years, Justice Ron Chapman is a Drug Crimes and Seal or Expunge Criminal Record lawyer who attended SMU Dedman School of La... read more >

Bradley Craig Stephens

Bradley Craig Stephens
Stephens & Stephens
536 Gun Barrel Ln
Gun Barrel City, TX 75156
Licensed for 15 years, Bradley Craig Stephens is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Texas A&M University School of Law... read more >

Jeffrey Carlyle Irion

Jeffrey Carlyle Irion
PO Box 5527
Gun Barrel City, TX
Licensed for 41 years, Jeffrey Carlyle Irion is a Criminal Defense and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

James R Kittles

James R Kittles
PO Box 1382 117 S Palestine St Ste 1382
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 53 years, James R Kittles is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended The University of Texas School of Law... read more >

James A Mills Jr

James A Mills Jr
2008
PO Box 159
Chandler, TX 75758
Licensed for 56 years, James A Mills Jr is a Estate and Probate Law and Family Law lawyer who attended SMU Dedman School of Law... read more >

Sam Ralston Hicks

Sam Ralston Hicks
Henderson County Attorney's Office
100 E Tyler St Ste 100
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 37 years, Sam Ralston Hicks is a Local Government Law and Juvenile Defense lawyer who attended Texas Tech University School of... read more >

Rebecca Ann Ray

Rebecca Ann Ray
Henderson County Attorney's Office
100 E Tyler St Ste 100
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 13 years, Rebecca Ann Ray is a Criminal Defense and Local Government Law lawyer who attended Texas Tech University School of L... read more >

Beth Neu

Beth Neu
Henderson County-- County Attorney's Office
100 E Tyler St
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 24 years, Beth Neu is a Domestic Violence and Seal or Expunge Criminal Record lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Joe Wylie Burkett

Joe Wylie Burkett
Office of Henderson County Attorney
100 E Tyler St
Athens, TX 75751
Licensed for 50 years, Joe Wylie Burkett is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended The University of Texas School of Law... read more >
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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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