Juvenile Law

There are special considerations when practicing law in Forsyth County Juvenile Court, and you need an attorney who is familiar with the local court system. Our juvenile law attorney has extensive legal understanding of juvenile cases and will guide you through this difficult process.

Dependency

Transient

Our firm handles dependency cases filed by the Department of Family and Children Services (DFCS) against a parent or a child's custodian. If you believe you have been wrongly deprived of your parental rights, please contact us today to schedule a consultation. We will guide you with practical advice on how to deal with DFCS. Rest assured when we work on your legal case, we strive to help the court make the right decision. Our lawyers will also help you understand how DFCS and court personnel view these cases and instruct you to make informed decisions about your case.

Please contact our Cumming, Georgia law office if you have concerns a deprivation has been or may be filed against you. Dependency actions may include the following:

  • Physical Abuse or Neglect
  • Abandonment
  • Excessive School Absences (Truancy)

Delinquency

Even if your child has made a mistake, he or she still has rights we can help protect. Our family law attorneys will work closely with the ADA to resolve all issues to achieve the most positive outcome for all parties involved. We represent juveniles in many types of cases, including the following:

  • Vandalism
  • Shoplifting
  • Underage Possession of Alcohol
  • Assault & Battery
  • Criminal Trespass
  • Criminal Destruction of Property
  • Educational Neglect