Karp & Weiss attorneys are experienced in every facet of law that impacts juveniles. This includes defending juveniles charged with crimes in the Juvenile Court, which operates under a different set of rules than Pima County Superior Court, Pima County Justice Court, and Tucson City Court. The Juvenile Court also has different monitoring procedures for juveniles who are adjudicated delinquent. It is important that juveniles have an experienced advocate to defend them through the Juvenile Court process. Karp & Weiss attorneys are also experienced in representing juveniles charged as adults in Superior Court.
In the event a juvenile is accused of misconduct at school, but not charged with a crime by law enforcement, the juvenile still may face disciplinary proceedings pursuant to a school district's rules. Karp & Weiss attorneys have represented juveniles at disciplinary proceedings in every school district in the Tucson metropolitan area.
Karp & Weiss attorneys also have represented students charged with misconduct at The University of Arizona, which follows its own rules and procedures in imposing discipline on students. Failure to have an experienced attorney assist a student in the disciplinary process could have serious repercussions for the student's academic career.
Our Family Law attorneys also have significant experience in dealing with issues related to child custody and dependency.