Arrested During College or High School

Barton & Associates Law Firm, PLLC   |   San Antonio   |   South Texas

If your son or daughter has been arrested, there is no better firm to represent him or her than Barton & Associates Law Firm, PLLC. Being arrested while in High School or College can feel like a death sentence to the student and to the parents. A conviction or arrest on your record could permanently stifle your child’s future both academically and economically. The last thing your son or daughter can afford is to have their record permanently stained with a conviction. Because the potential consequences are so dire following an arrest, it is imperative you fight the accusation with a premier defense firm. An arrest DOES NOT have to end up on your record as a conviction. We can help you move past this with minimal consequences. If your son or daughter is arrested while attending school, potential consequences are not limited to just their criminal case, we will also have to deal with an internal School Decision. Typically, a hearing must be conducted within 30 days of the arrest once the School has been notified. This hearing is often a one-sided attempt to get your son or daughter to confess to the accusation so they may expel, suspend, or take other disciplinary action against the student. You CANNOT defend yourself in these hearings, as they are designed to intimidate and threaten the student into doing what the School desires. Having the right legal representation can mean the difference between obtaining a degree or getting kicked out of school.
Typical arrests during your High School or College Years:
  • Driving Under the Influence (Reserved for Ages Under 21)
  • Possession of Controlled Substance
  • Criminal Mischief
  • Theft
  • Manufacturing or Delivery of a Controlled Substance
  • Contributing Alcohol to a Minor
  • Reckless Driving
  • Racing on a Highway or Roadway

If you feel as though your son or daughter is acting out, displaying behavior problems, unable to see their future, call us now. Not only do we handle the criminal accusations, but we are trained to assist you and your family get back on track. We have helped hundreds of young men and women realize the consequences of their actions and open their eyes to what a future might look like if they were to become convicted of a crime. We will do everything in our power to assist your family in getting back on track.

College & High School arrests
San Antonio   |   South Texas

Barton & Associates Law Firm, PLLC

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