Juvenile Dependency

San Diego Juvenile Dependency Lawyers

In the state of California, juvenile courts typically deal with three types of cases: juvenile delinquency, juvenile status offenses, and juvenile dependency. The last of these involves situations where the child may be facing neglect or abuse in their homes. In juvenile dependency cases, courts may choose to remove children from their homes, change parental rights, and a number of other significant actions.

If you or someone you know is involved in a juvenile dependency case, it is crucial that you seek effective legal representation immediately to ensure that your rights are fully upheld. Contact the San Diego juvenile dependency attorneys of Fischer & Van Thiel, LLP today at 760-722-7646 to discuss the details of your case with a qualified member of our legal team and learn more about your options under the law.

Who We Can Help

We offer our legal services to assist those involved in a number of different potential situations relating to juvenile dependency cases. We may be able to help you negotiate with social workers, pursue reunification with your child, establish paternity, and a wide range of other actions. Our firm has experience assisting the following in juvenile dependency cases:

  • Offending parents
  • Non-offending non-custodial parents
  • Relatives
  • Foster parents

No matter what situation you find yourself in relating to a juvenile dependency case, the assistance of a qualified legal professional can be an important safeguard for ensuring that the interests of your child and yourself are fully protected.

Contact Us

If you or someone you love is involved in a juvenile dependency case, we may be able to help. Contact the San Diego juvenile dependency lawyers of Fischer & Van Thiel, LLP today at 760-722-7646 to speak with an experienced and understanding member of our professional staff.