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Strategies and Considerations for Representing Juveniles in Court

Gain a better understanding of representing adolescents in a juvenile court, while discussing how the law views kids differently and what you need to know about best practices to represent kids effectively.

Attorney Hahn will offer an experienced understanding of how best to represent juveniles in court. Topics will include the evolution of juvenile law at the national level, safeguarding due process rights, communicating with youth and collaterals, age as a factor in motion practice, adolescent development, juveniles in adult court, repercussions of a juvenile record, and why zealous advocacy matters especially in Juvenile Court. You will gain practical tips and tools you can apply to your practice.

Runtime: 87 minutes
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Agenda

Why Kids Need Great Attorneys

  • Vulnerable Populations (Cradle-to-Prison/School-to-Prison)
  • Collateral Consequences
  • Communicating Effectively With Judges and District Attorneys

What You Need to Know About Kids to Better Represent Them

  • Adolescent Development
  • Institutional, Cultural, and Socioeconomic Factors
  • Communicating With Your Child Client
  • Communicating With Parents and Providers

How the Law Views Kids Differently (or Not)

  • Due Process Rights
  • Recent Developments in Case Law
  • Age as a Factor When Assessing Constitutional Rights (i.e. Fourth, Fifth, Eighth Amendments)
  • Juveniles Charged as Adults
  • Competency, Lack of Criminal Responsibility, Mens Rea
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This course was last revised on October 27, 2017.

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This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Peter A. Hahn, Esq.

Peter A. Hahn, Esq.

Law

  • Law practice devoted to juvenile and education law
  • Founding member, past chair, and regular member of the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Juvenile and Child Welfare Section Council
  • Presents regularly at seminars and conferences regarding Juvenile Court, special education, student discipline, and criminal law
  • J.D. degree, Boston University School of Law; B.A. degree, Harvard College
  • Former judicial law clerk in the Massachusetts Juvenile Court
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Product ID: 399529
Published 2017
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