Florida Juvenile Law And Practice

A complete reference for juvenile law matters in Florida, this volume covers proceedings for delinquency, dependency, and termination of parental rights.

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Florida Juvenile Law and Practice provides comprehensive coverage of all areas of juvenile practice including delinquency, dependency and termination of parental rights, and families and children in need of services. Authoritative and insightful analysis from authors that include members of the Juvenile Court Rules Committee, assistant state attorneys, assistant public defenders, attorneys representing the Department of Children and Family Services, and private attorneys makes this book an essential reference for those practicing in this area of the law.

The new Sixteenth Edition features:

  • New discussions regarding
    • Adoption
    • Jurisdiction
    • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Revised statutes and rules
  • New case law

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The ISBN for the 15th Edition was 9781522154006.

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Table of Contents


1.  History And Philosophy Of The Juvenile Court

William W. Booth

2.  Role Of The Lawyer In Delinquency Cases
Whitney M. Untiedt

3.  Jurisdiction, Venue, And Service Of Process In Delinquency Cases
Charles H. Davis

4.  Delinquency Proceedings Before Petition
Katrina Saggio-West

5.  Delinquency Proceedings From Petition To Adjudicatory Hearing
Joel M. Silvershein

6.  Transfer Proceedings In Delinquency Cases
M. Lynn Powell

7.  Adjudicatory Hearing In Delinquency Cases
Elizabeth Hogan Webb

8.  Disposition In Delinquency Cases
Robert W. Mason

9.  Postdisposition In Delinquency Cases
John Milla

10.  Role Of The Lawyer In Dependency Cases
Deborah A. Schroth

11.  Jurisdiction, Venue, And Service Of Process In Dependency Cases
Bill Navas

12.  Preliminary Dependency Proceedings
David Silverstein

13.  Proceedings From Petition To Adjudicatory Hearing In Dependency Cases
Aurora I. Medina

14.  Adjudicatory Hearing In Dependency Cases
Troy M. Farquhar

15.  Disposition In Dependency Cases
Stephanie C. Zimmerman

16.  Postdisposition In Dependency Cases
Jodi Abramowitz

17.  Termination Of Parental Rights
Jodi Abramowitz

18.  Interstate Compact On The Placement of Children
H. Stephen Pennypacker

19.  Appeals In Dependency And Termination Of Parental Rights Cases
Wendie Michelle Cooper

20.  Adoption After Termination Of Parental Rights
Kelly J. McKibben and Kelly A. Swartz

21.  Families And Children In Need Of Services
Daniel P. Dawson