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Defense for Juvenile Defendants in South Florida

Juvenile crimes can be any crime that an adult commits, but committed by a minor under the age of 18. Most minors are charged as juveniles, which gives them the opportunity to have their records sealed as adults, but some are charged as adults if the seriousness of the crime warrants it. If your minor child is facing juvenile crime charges it is vitally important to have a good Miami-Dade County juvenile crimes attorney representing and protecting his rights. Failure to do so could impact your child’s future for some time to come.

  • Some of the types of juvenile crimes our firm can represent your child for include:
  • Shoplifting
  • Underage Drinking
  • Truancy
  • Battery
  • Sexual Misconduct
  • Gang-Related Activities
  • Drug Offenses
  • Property Crimes
  • Underage Alcohol Consumption
  • Traffic Violations
  • Runaways
  • Vandalism
  • Smoking
  • Fake ID / False Identification
  • Curfew Violations
  • Theft
  • Trespassing
  • Assault

Defending Your Child’s Rights in Miami-Dade County

Because a conviction of a crime for your minor child can have such grave consequences, it is important to choose a reputable and dedicated defense lawyer that will take the time and personal attention you will need during this difficult time. When your child is possibly facing penalties that include fines, court and legal fees, community service, probation and even jail time, it is vital to take whatever steps are needed to avoid conviction.

More importantly, if your child is facing being charged as an adult, it becomes doubly important to move forward with an aggressive and devoted legal counsel to present a strong defense. Your child’s future is at stake, don’t delay in contacting our office for legal help.

Juvenile crimes need dedicated and caring defense attorneys. Contact Miami-Dade criminal defense attorney Eric Matheny without delay.

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What Our Clients Have to Say
  • “Eric is a great lawyer.”

    - Former Client
  • “In a stressful and confusing time Eric was like a breeze of fresh air.”

    - Camila
  • “If you want the best look no further.”

    - Michael

What Makes Attorney Eric M. Matheny the Right Choice?

  • Tried 50+ Jury & Non-Jury Trials

    Attorney Eric M. Matheny has tried enough cases to know that every case deserves a unique strategy in the courtroom. Our firm keeps your future in mind and always protects your rights.

  • Recognized Criminal Defense Attorney

    Attorney Eric M. Matheny has been named among the “Best Criminal Lawyers in Miami” three years in a row: 2017, 2018 and 2019, by

  • Experienced Former Prosecutor

    With an insider’s perspective on the justice system, he has the ability to assess the strengths and weaknesses of a case to make wise decisions about how to proceed with your defense.

  • A Trusted Voice in the News

    A featured commentator on The Rick Jensen Show on WDEL, on the radio program “Let's Talk About,” and in the Miami New Times, Miami Herald, Sun Sentinel, and other publications.

  • Payment Plans Offered

    We believe everyone deserves high-quality legal representation at an affordable rate.

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