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In the juvenile justice system in City of Hampton, Virginia, 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 City of Hampton, Virginia, 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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Mario Julius Stellute

Mario Julius Stellute
The Stellute Law Firm
34 Wine Street
Hampton, VA 23669
Licensed for 13 years, Mario Julius Stellute is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John W. Lee

John W. Lee
John W. Lee, PC - Attorneys-at-Law
2019 Cunningham Drive Suite 200
Hampton, VA 23666
Licensed for 23 years, John W. Lee is a Bankruptcy and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Regent University School of Law... read more >

Kim A Lewis

Kim A Lewis
John W. Lee, PC
2017 Cunningham Drive Suite 402
Hampton, VA 23666
Licensed for 34 years, Kim A Lewis is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

C. Carter Allen

C. Carter Allen
Carter Allen Law, PLLC
10 W Queens Way
Hampton, VA 23669
C. Carter Allen is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Timothy Gerard Clancy

Timothy Gerard Clancy
Moschel, Clancy & Walter, PLLC
544 Settlers Landing Road
Hampton, VA 23669
Timothy Gerard Clancy is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Tyrone Carey Johnson

Tyrone Carey Johnson
555-D Settlers Landing Rd.
Hampton, VA 23669
Tyrone Carey Johnson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

J. Ashton Wray

J. Ashton Wray
10 W Queens Way SuiteA
Hampton, VA 23669
J. Ashton Wray 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.


Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

The VACDL in Richmond, VA, originated in 1992. As an affiliate of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL), this non-profit organization supports local criminal defense attorneys throughout networking opportunities, quality CLE seminars, and mentorship programs.


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