Top Bernalillo, NM Juvenile Dependency Lawyers Near You

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    Davis Miles McGuire Gardner PLLC

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

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    Littler Mendelson, P.C.

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

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    Cordell & Cordell

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    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

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    Tiffany & Bosco, P.A.

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    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

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    Jackson Lewis P.C.

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    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

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    Greenspoon Marder

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Clear & Clear PA

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • The Lucero Law Office

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Weed Law Firm, LLC

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Bernalillo, NM

  • Bowles Law Firm

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Robert R. Cooper Law Office

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • The Family Law Firm PC

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Bishop Law PC

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Attorney at Law

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Coyte Law PC

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Law 4 Small Business, P.C.

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Mujer Rebelde Consulting

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Medrano Hess & Struck PC

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Law Offices of Frances Crockett

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • The Law Office of Erlinda O. Johnson

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • New Mexico Legal Group

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • The Bregman Law Firm, P.C.

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • King Law Firm LLC

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

  • Law Office of Mary T. Torres

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

    Juvenile Dependency Lawyers | Serving Bernalillo, NM

Bernalillo Juvenile Dependency Information

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Juvenile Dependency Cases

In juvenile dependency cases, a child who is not properly cared for or is left without parents is placed in the state’s child protective services department and become a ward of the state, which has legal custody of the child. The court and involved parties decide where to place the child.

Juvenile Dependency Legal Recourse

In juvenile dependency cases, a relative of the child, such as grandparents, may seek to have the child placed in their home. If so, it is in the best interest of the child that the relative retain a Bernalillo lawyer who handles child dependency cases. As an advocate, the lawyer can help those wanting to intercede in the child’s life.

Best Time to Seek Legal Help

No matter what your legal issue may be, it is always best to seek legal help early in the process. An attorney can help secure what is likely to be the best possible outcome for your situation and avoid both unnecessary complications or errors.

What to Expect from an Initial Consultation

  • Seek to determine whether the attorney can represent you. There is no one-size-fits-all legal solution and it may turn out your needs are better served by an attorney in a different specialization.
  • It’s important to find a legal ally who is both competent in the law and someone you can trust to protect your interests.
  • Discuss how the practice’s billing works and discuss possible additional charges or fees that may arise during or after the resolution of your case.

An attorney consultation should provide you with enough information so that you can make an informed decision on whether to proceed with legal help.

How much does it cost to hire an attorney?

In general, how much an attorney costs will often depend on these four factors: billing method and pricing structure, type of legal work performed, law firm prestige, and attorney experience. Depending on the legal issue you are facing, an attorney may bill you by the hour, settle on a flat fee, or enter into a contingency fee agreement. The type of legal work you need help with will also play a role in cost incurred.

Common legal terms explained

Plaintiff – a person or party who brings a lawsuit against another person(s) or party/parties in a court of law. Private persons or parties can only file suit in civil court.

Judgment – A decision of the court. Also known as a decree or order. Judgments handed down by the court are usually binding on the parties before the court.

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