Children make mistakes. Don’t let it be permanent.

Maryland Criminal Defense Lawyers for Juvenile Misdemeanors & Charges

All children make mistakes. But, when it comes to criminal charges, what may be a learning experience is now a background that blocks them employment and educational opportunities.  

Protect your child’s future with the defenders you’ll find at JC Law, who will fight for your family as if it were our own. 

What Happens If A Juvenile Is Accused Of A Crime In Maryland?

Do All Juvenile Criminal Charges End Up In Court?

Will My Child Be Able To Come Home If They’re Picked Up For A Juvenile Crime?

What Does Maryland Law Consider As “Delinquent” In Juvenile Offenses?

What Happens If My Child Is Charged As A Delinquent In Juvenile Court?

How Are Juveniles Tried Differently Than Adults In Maryland?

When Can A Child Be Tried As An Adult In Maryland Courts?

Will A Juvenile Offense Conviction Stay On My Child’s Permanent Criminal Record?

Are My Child’s Juvenile Records In Maryland Eligible For Expungement?

When the time came, I feel that Mr. [Jim] Crawford defended me as he would have defended his own son. Because of Mr. Crawford, my case outcome was better than I had ever dreamed of! IF YOU OR A LOVED ONE FIND YOURSELF IN A TIME OF DESPERATION……PLEASE CALL THE LAW OFFICES OF JAMES E. CRAWFORD JR & ASSOCIATES!!!!!” 

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Your Legal Team

James Crawford 5x7 2020-Founding Partner and Senior Litigator

Jim Crawford

Founding Partner & Senior Litigator

Jim believes that the power to change the life of even one client is worth more than any amount of money or prestige. That's why he's spent just about every day of his working career in a Maryland courtroom, giving clients their opportunity for justice.

Mark Sobel 2020-Criminal-Criminal Department Manager and Senior Litigator

Mark Sobel

Criminal Department Manager & Senior Litigator

Originally a lawyer from the Big Apple, Mark and his family relocated to Charm City to represent Marylanders for both criminal and civil matters. Whether it's a traffic-related charge or a serious criminal matter in the District or Circuit Court, you'll want Mark in your corner.

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Jennie O'Hara

Associate Attorney

Jennie's focus and practice is criminal law, dedicated to fighting for justice on behalf of those who cannot fight for themselves.

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Every case deserves the personal attention of a licensed legal professional. That’s why we offer a free initial consultation to any Marylander who needs it.

Develop Your Legal Strategy

During your initial conversation, your consulting attorney will offer suggestions and advice concerning your specific situation and desired outcomes.

Move Forward With Confidence

Once you retain James Crawford Law, you’ll have the entire Firm team at your disposal to fight for your side of the story. Our first priority will be the success of your case.

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