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Juvenille Defense

Monterey County Juvenile Law Defense Attorneys

At The Worthington Law Centre, our criminal defense attorneys represent juveniles as well as adults accused of serious crimes. Our objectives in juvenile defense situations include avoiding adult certification on serious felony charges, finding the right treatment and rehabilitation programs for your child, and minimizing the period of detention that your son or daughter might face.

Contact The Worthington Law Centre in Salinas or San Francisco for a free consultation about your best options for resolving your child’s juvenile criminal matter. Thomas Worthington has been certified as a specialist in criminal law since 1977 by the State Bar of California’s Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Worthington has been elected by his peers each year since 1987 as one of “The Best Lawyers in America” in the areas of Non-White-Collar Criminal Defense and White-Collar Criminal Defense, and the firm has been named in “Best Law Firms” since 2010. Mr Worthington was also chosen by his peers and identified in Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Ratings as a Preeminent AV Rated attorney — the highest distinction available. He has been selected for inclusion in Northern California Super Lawyers in the 2006 and 2008 through 2014 editions. Our law firm’s exclusive concentration on criminal defense for more than 43 years can serve as a valuable resource for your child and your family.

Our lawyers represent juvenile defendants in a wide range of situations

Examples of the kinds of cases we handle in juvenile or superior court include the following:

When we undertake a juvenile case, we understand that your child’s future is at stake. Our familiarity with the law and the full spectrum of community counseling and treatment resources can expand your options for achieving a favorable resolution to your problem with the criminal justice system.

To learn more about our approach to juvenile defense, contact an attorney at The Worthington Law Centre in Salinas or San Francisco for a free consultation. E-mail us or call us toll-free at 1-800-626-0808 to discuss your child’s criminal matter.

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