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VermontJuvenile Defense Lawyers in Chittenden County, Vermont

In the juvenile justice system in Chittenden County, Vermont, 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 Chittenden County, Vermont, 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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Stephanie M Greenlees

Stephanie M Greenlees
KAPLAN AND KAPLAN
95 Saint Paul St Suite 405
Burlington, VT 05401
Licensed for 6 years, Stephanie M Greenlees is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Vermont Law School... read more >

Bradley S Stetler

Bradley S Stetler
Stetler, Allen & Kampmann
95 St. Paul St
Burlington, VT 05401
Bradley S Stetler is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer... read more >

Frank J. Twarog

Frank J. Twarog
Murdoch Hughes & Twarog, Attorneys At Law, P.C.
131 Main St
Burlington, VT 05402
Frank J. Twarog is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

James W Murdoch

James W Murdoch
Murdoch, Hughes and Twarog, P.C.
131 Main St
Burlington, VT 05402
James W Murdoch is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Richard R Goldsborough

Richard R Goldsborough
Kirkpatrick & Goldsborough
1233 Shelburne Rd Suite E1
South Burlington, VT 05403
Richard R Goldsborough is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Douglas G Kallen

Douglas G Kallen
Bergeron, Paradis, & Fitzpatrick
27 Main Street P.O. Box 925
Burlington, VT 05402
Douglas G Kallen is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Maryanne Kampmann

Maryanne Kampmann
Stetler, Allen & Kampmann
95 St. Paul Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Maryanne Kampmann is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Mark A Kaplan

Mark A Kaplan
Kaplan & Kaplan
P.O. Box 405
Burlington, VT 05402
Mark A Kaplan is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert Katims

Robert Katims
Hoff Curtis
100 Main Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Robert Katims is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Daniel H Maguire

Daniel H Maguire
Maguire Law Associates, PLC
11 Main Street Suite 2
Essex Junction, VT 05452
Daniel H Maguire is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Barbara E O 'Connor

Barbara E O 'Connor
O'Connor & Kirby
174 Battery Street 3rd Floor
Burlington, VT 05401
Barbara E O 'Connor is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert F O 'Neill

Robert F O 'Neill
Gravel & Shea
76 St. Paul Street 7th Floor
Burlington, VT 05402
Robert F O 'Neill is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John L Pacht

John L Pacht
Hoff Curtis
100 Main Street
Burlington, VT 05401
John L Pacht is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Lisa B Shelkrot

Lisa B Shelkrot
Langrock, Sperry & Wool, LLP
210 College Street
Burlington, VT 05402
Lisa B Shelkrot is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Nancy J Waples

Nancy J Waples
Hoff Curtis
100 Main Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Nancy J Waples is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Christopher L Davis

Christopher L Davis
Langrock, Sperry & Wool, LLP
210 College Street
Burlington, VT 05402
Christopher L Davis is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Robert Kaplan

Robert Kaplan
Kaplan & Kaplan
P.O. Box 405
Burlington, VT 05402
Robert Kaplan is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jason J Sawyer

Jason J Sawyer
110 Main St Suite 3A
Burlington, VT 05401
Jason J Sawyer is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

E M Allen

E M Allen
Stetler, Allen & Kampmann
95 St Paul St
Burlington, VT 05401
E M Allen is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Kurt M Hughes

Kurt M Hughes
Murdoch, Hughes and Twarog, P.C.
P.O. Box 363
Burlington, VT 05402
Kurt M Hughes is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Richard Bothfeld

Richard Bothfeld
Bothfeld & Volk, P.C.
P.O. Box 465
Burlington, VT 05402
Richard Bothfeld is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Paul Jarvis

Paul Jarvis
Jarvis & McArthur
95 St. Paul St Suite 2E
Burlington, VT 05401
Paul Jarvis is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert P Keiner

Robert P Keiner
Law Office of Robert P. Keiner
70 Court St.
Middlebury, VT 05446
Robert P Keiner is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Ted Kenney

Ted Kenney
Kenney & Fisher
78 Severance Green Suite 108
Colchester, VT 05446
Ted Kenney is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Brooks McArthur

Brooks McArthur
Jarvis & McArthur
95 St. Paul St Suite 2E
Burlington, VT 05401
Brooks McArthur is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Eric Miller

Eric Miller
Sheehey, Furlong & Behm P.C.
30 Main Street
Burlington, VT 05402
Eric Miller is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jasdeep Pannu

Jasdeep Pannu
Law Office of Jasdeep Pannu
19 Church Street Suite 9
Burlington, VT 05401
Jasdeep Pannu is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John B St. Francis

John B St. Francis
Law Office of John B. St. Francis
11 Kilburn Street
Burlington, VT 05401
John B St. Francis is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Norman Blais

Norman Blais
289 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Norman Blais is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Karen Shingler

Karen Shingler
289 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Karen Shingler is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Sally Adams

Sally Adams
Chittenden County Public Defender
192 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Sally Adams is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Lucas Collins

Lucas Collins
Chittenden County Public Defender
192 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Lucas Collins is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Bryan Dodge

Bryan Dodge
Chittenden County Public Defender
192 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Bryan Dodge is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrew Gilbertson

Andrew Gilbertson
Chittenden County Public Defender
192 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Andrew Gilbertson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Margaret Jansch

Margaret Jansch
Chittenden County Public Defender
192 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Margaret Jansch is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Sandra Lee

Sandra Lee
Chittenden County Public Defender
192 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Sandra Lee is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Sarah Reed

Sarah Reed
Chittenden County Public Defender
192 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Sarah Reed is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Rachel M Westropp

Rachel M Westropp
Chittenden County Public Defender
192 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Rachel M Westropp is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Leroy Yoder

Leroy Yoder
Chittenden County Public Defender
192 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Leroy Yoder is a Criminal Defense lawyer... 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.


Vermont Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

VTACDL provides state-wide support, training and networking opportunities to criminal defense attorneys while advocating for the proper administration of criminal justice.



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