Juvenile Defender Tools

The Juvenile Justice Center distributes bi-monthly e-newsletters with case law updates and relevant and interesting juvenile articles.

Case Law Update
The most recent case law from Florida for practicing in the juvenile delinquency courtroom.

Legislative Update
The Juvenile Justice Center provides summaries of the current pending legislative bills that could potentially affect children charged with delinquent acts.

Fact Sheets
Sign in to gain access to fact sheets to better assist you in representing the whole child. Fact sheets include topics such as adolescent development, representing girls and educational information. Password protected.

Forms & Sample Motions
Sign in to gain access to sample forms and motions that include motions to suppress, motion for competency, intake client checklists and sample letters. Password protected.

Sign in to gain easy access to a wealth of sample writs to get immediate results for your child clients. Password Protected.

Past Trainings (Live & Learn @ Lunches)
Sign in to download, listen and receive CLE credit from the past Learn @ Lunch seminar series or the live trainings. You will also have access to all the materials associated with that specific seminar. Password Protected.

Disposition Advocacy
Learn tips on how to best advocate and prepare your child client at disposition.

Useful Links
Listing of helpful internet links to relevant juvenile law, topics and organizations within the state and nationally.