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Morris County Criminal Defense Lawyers
We Protect The Rights Of Juveniles
The New Jersey Code of Juvenile Justice (N.J.S.A. Title 2A Chapter 4) is a special statute that provides the regulatory framework for handling juvenile court proceedings. It offers certain protections to mitigate the consequences of crimes that would be punished with jail or prison sentences in adult court. At James M. Porfido, Attorney at Law, our attorney has more than 20 years of experience handling cases in the juvenile court system, particularly in Morris County, New Jersey. We are experienced with the Juvenile Code of Justice. We understand the protections that it offers to juveniles charged with crimes, and we use this knowledge to help ensure that the juvenile is treated fairly and appropriately in accordance with the law.
A Thorough Understanding Of Juvenile Defense In NJ
The New Jersey Code of Juvenile Justice handles procedures for:
- Record keeping and confidentiality of records
- The process for being charged as a juvenile and receiving a complaint
- Analyzing mitigating and aggravating circumstances in a juvenile case
- Other juvenile court procedures
When we take on a juvenile law case, we carefully evaluate police procedures leading up to and after the underage drinking, theft, criminal mischief, or other criminal charges. Failure to comply with the regulations as outlined by the NJ Code of Juvenile Justice is a violation of client rights and serious cause for concern. We are committed to making sure that this does not happen.
Experienced Dover NJ Juvenile Defense Attorneys Who Are Ready To Review Your Legal Needs
To arrange an initial consultation with a Morristown juvenile defense lawyer and Certified Criminal Trial Attorney, as Certified by the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey, call us anytime or use our online contact form. Credit cards accepted • Payment plans available • Se habla español
“Mr. Porfido came highly recommended to me when I found myself in need of representation in Federal court. I was impressed by his legal skill & knowledge. It was also apparent to me through this process that he was highly respected by his peers.”- M.M.
“Mr. Porfido always followed up and answered my emails and calls no matter the time. He also showed great compassion and concern for me and my children through the whole case and even after.”- N.K.
“James is by far the best attorney I’ve worked and I have referred friends and family to the Porfido Law Firm for years. The staff is extra friendly and James helped my friend with his expungement which allowed him to get the job he wanted after colle”- R.M.
“I've used his services on two occasions and each time his entire staff was very helpful, professional and swift in handling my situation, I couldn't have asked for a better outcome and I absolutely highly recommend James!”- T.A.
“Great experience. Handles himself extremely well in front of the judge. Very knowledgeable and gets the job done. Would highly recommend him to my friends.”- J.R.
We have worked both sides of criminal cases. We are committed to helping individuals who face criminal charges.
- Protect your rights
- Minimize the impact on your daily lives
- Fight for best possible case outcomes and explore all defenses to achieve best results
- Prevent criminal charges or convictions from damaging future opportunities
- For clients dealing with domestic violence, addiction and more, we will connect you with experts to ensure you get the help you need