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Rule 207. Attorney's Appearance and Withdrawal

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Procedure for the Juvenile CourtEffective: July 1, 2022

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Procedure for the Juvenile Court (Refs & Annos)
Part II. Delinquency
1. Delinquency Scope and Procedures
Effective: July 1, 2022
17B A.R.S. Juv.Ct.Rules of Proc., Rule 207
Formerly cited as AZ ST JUV CT Rule 11
Rule 207. Attorney's Appearance and Withdrawal
(a) Appearance.
(1) Court-Appointed Attorney. A court-appointed attorney must enter an appearance by personally appearing in open court and advising the court that the attorney is representing the juvenile, or by filing a notice of appearance and providing copies to the assigned judicial officer and the prosecutor.
(2) Retained Attorney. A retained attorney must file a notice of appearance and provide copies to the assigned judicial officer and the prosecutor.
(b) Withdrawal.
(1) Court-Appointed Attorney. Unless the court permits otherwise, a court-appointed attorney is automatically relieved of representing a juvenile if no hearings are scheduled and the time for filing a notice of appeal has expired.
(2) Retained Attorney.
(A) Before the Disposition Hearing. A retained attorney may withdraw from a case before the disposition hearing only by motion.
(B) After the Disposition Hearing. A retained attorney may file a notice of withdrawal if no hearings are scheduled and the time for filing a notice of appeal has expired.

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Added Dec. 8, 2021, effective July 1, 2022.
17B A. R. S. Juv. Ct. Rules of Proc., Rule 207, AZ ST JUV CT Rule 207
State Court Rules are current with amendments received through November 15, 2023. The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through November 1, 2023.
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