If your child has been taken by the state and you are facing court hearings in Juvenile Court in Utah then you need an attorney. Juvenile Court cases move fast and are controlled by statute on how fast they must move. If you are facing any legal action in Juvenile Court it is not a time to sit back and decide whether you are going to hire a Juvenile Court attorney. There are a lot of legal proceedings that can occur in juvenile court, all of which you would be benefited from having a lawyer at.
For example, we recently had a case in juvenile court where the state had taken a four (4) year old child away from both parents. This case involved allegations of sexual abuse. Because of the juvenile action the case had to be decided within 60 days as required by Utah law. There was a lot of legal work that needed to be done within that amount of time. We were successful in helping the father in juvenile court and helping him keep his parenthood. These cases are serious and have consequences. The juvenile court lawyers at Arnold & Wadsworth have experience in Juvenile Courts in Utah and can help you with your legal proceedings. Give us a call today for a free consultation.