There is no question that it is a frightening and stressful experience if you are a parent and you learn that your child has been arrested. In this situation, the first thing you should do is contact an experienced criminal defense attorney who has extensive knowledge of the juvenile justice system. A child under 18 years old is considered a juvenile. An adjudication of delinquency could impact your child’s life and future, including their ability to attend a certain college or get a job. If your child has been arrested or charged with a crime, contact Burkhardt Legal today (561) 445-1555 or (954) 861-0018. We will provide compassionate, aggressive legal representation to your child, fighting hard to obtain the best possible legal outcome in their case while protecting their rights and interests at every step of the way.