Juvenile Criminal Law in Oklahoma City

Juvenile Criminal Defense Representation in Canadian County, Lincoln, McClain, Cleveland County and throughout Oklahoma

Are you a minor who has been accused of a crime? You deserve a dedicated attorney who is on your side and willing to do whatever it takes to secure a favorable outcome. Sheila Shoemake has a detailed understanding of juvenile criminal law in Oklahoma City, and she is committed to defending minors who potentially face criminal charges. The team at the Shoemake Law Firm understands what is at stake and will work to resolve your case as swiftly as possible. With our help, a trial may not be necessary. 

Discuss your defense options by calling (405) 451-1372 or contacting the firm online. The firm offers free initial consultations, same-day appointments, and legal services in English, Spanish, and French.

The Importance of Hiring a Juvenile Criminal Defense Lawyer in Oklahoma

When seeking legal representation, it is in your best interest to hire an attorney who understands the intricacies of juvenile criminal law in Oklahoma City. Depending on the circumstances, a minor accused of a crime may be charged as a juvenile delinquent, a youthful offender, or (in some rare cases) an adult. Your age, the severity of the alleged offense, and the discretion of the prosecutor will determine how you are charged. 

Juvenile delinquents are not formally convicted and will carry out their sentences in juvenile detention facilities. They are often released when they turn 18. Youthful offenders are not typically released when they turn 18 and are instead transferred to adult facilities to finish their (often lengthy) sentences.  A skilled lawyer who is familiar with the state’s juvenile criminal process can work to negotiate lighter charges, and the Shoemake Law Firm is well-versed in how to effectively approach these cases.

Do not wait to get legal advice if you are a minor who has been accused of a crime. Call (405) 451-1372 or contact the firm online today.

  • “Sheila kept us informed as to her approach to resolving this matter which kept us at ease. She was receptive to receiving additional information that came to us and followed through.”

    - Former Client
  • “The people that work there are really responsive and nice. I got some good advice and when I was done I had a outcome that I was really happy with.”

    - Hope F.
  • “Expediency, effectiveness, and affordability all rolled up in a truly positive experience.”

    - Melissa Z.
  • “Shoemake will always answer her phone and your questions.”

    - Chuck L.
  • “She genuinely cares about her clients and is always professional.”

    - Former Client

Why Choose Shoemake Law Firm?

  1. 1
    Experience as a Former Public Defender
  2. 2
    Free Consultation
  3. 3
    Same Day Appointments Available
  4. 4
    Fluent in Spanish and French
Choose an Attorney Ready to Fight for You

Contact us today for a free consultation.

With a detailed understanding of the law, attorney Sheila L. Shoemake will stand by you throughout each step of the legal process.
Many cases can be resolved without having to go to trial. Sheila Shoemake has the negotiating skills to help you seek a positive result.
From beginning to end, you'll have an attorney who is available to listen to your input and answer all of your important legal questions.

Get Started on the Right Path

Contact Us for a Free Consultation

  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your phone number.
    This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.