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Protecting Minors’ Rights & Futures

Juvenile Crime Lawyers in Houston, TX

Young people in Texas may face an enormous range of juvenile criminal charges, including: theft, shoplifting, traffic violations, criminal mischief, possession of marijuana or other controlled substances, probation violations, robbery, arson, weapons charges, gang violence, rape and other juvenile sex crimes, and even murder. For more information on juvenile offenses, definitions, and penalties, see Texas Family Code, Title 3. Juvenile Justice Code.

Juvenile Defense: Recent Changes

Recently, juvenile prosecution is experiencing tremendous growth, and the State of Texas is now more willing to try juveniles as adults. The ultimate hope of the juvenile courts and justice system is that young people can be rehabilitated. Prosecuting juveniles as adults takes away that chance for rehabilitation by forcing them into situations with more serious consequences.

At Thiessen Law Firm, we never forget that a child is just that: a child. A criminal record – even a juvenile one – often harms a child far more than it benefits the state. When you work with a Houston juvenile crime lawyer at our firm, we will use all of the weapons in our arsenal to fight for a fair outcome in your or your child’s case. After all, the future is at stake and you should not have to settle for anything other than top-notch defense representation.

Give us a call at (713) 999-3959 to schedule a free, confidential case evaluation.

Understanding the Texas Juvenile Justice Code

Whether you are a juvenile charged with a crime because you shot someone, or a family member distressed over a child in possession of drugs, you need to understand juvenile defense procedures in order to defend the allegations before juvenile court.

Our Houston juvenile crime attorneys are here to educate and support you, while representing your rights and interests. Fighting for juvenile justice inside and outside family and criminal courtrooms across Texas, we are driven to secure the results that help set your life back on track. Best of all, we understand procedures and penalties unique to the juvenile justice system. We use this knowledge to effectively prepare each case for the best possible result.

For more information and a free consultation, call (713) 999-3959 or contact us online. We’re available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer your questions and provide the guidance you need.

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