Leeds, Utah Criminal Lawyers

Jerry Salcido
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Utah Criminal Law Lawyer with 14 years experience

Jerry Salcido is a founding member of Salcido Law Firm. His passion is defending individuals against the government in all aspects, especially those who have been accused of crimes like DUI, drug offenses, violent... Read More »
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Mr Aric M Cramer Sr.
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Utah Criminal Law Lawyer with 30 years experience

Aric Cramer is a crimial defense attorney located in St. George, Utah. Aric is an accomplished attorney with over 20 years experience defending clients in the most difficult cases ranging from DUI charges, to rape... Read More »
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Stephen Harris
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Hurricane, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
(435) 635-9814 4 S 2600 W
Suite 1
Hurricane, UT 84737
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Estate Planning and Traffic Tickets
Western State University College of Law
Stephen K Harris established his first law practice in Irvine, California in 1988 and later in Hurricane, Utah in 1993. He continues as a member of both the California State Bar and the Utah Bar. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Idaho State University and his Juris Doctor degree (with scholastic merit) from Western State University, Fullerton, California in 1987. He served on the editorial board of the Western State University Law Review. After moving to Utah, he was appointed to the Hurricane City Planning Commission serving five years as a commissioner and one year as vice-chairman. He...
Mr Aric M Cramer Sr.
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St. George, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(435) 627-1565 249 E. Tabernacle
Suite 102
St. George, UT 84770
Free ConsultationCriminal, Cannabis Law, DUI and Domestic Violence
The University of Denver Sturm College of Law and North Carolina Central University School of Law
Aric Cramer is a crimial defense attorney located in St. George, Utah. Aric is an accomplished attorney with over 20 years experience defending clients in the most difficult cases ranging from DUI charges, to rape accusations and sexual assault. Aric provides aggressive representation to ensure clients get the best outcome possible in even the most difficult of cases. Aric Cramer has represented clients in high profile cases and is regularly interviewed by news media concerning local and national cases.
David Laurence Altman
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St. George, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 47 years experience
(435) 688-9999 20 North Main Street
Suite 301
St. George, UT 84770
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of California - Los Angeles
Mike Branum
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Saint George, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 1 year experience
(435) 628-1682 965 E. 700 S.
Ste. 305
Saint George, UT 84790
Criminal, Family and Personal Injury
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
After spending most of my adult life running into burning buildings or keeping people alive in the back of ambulances, I went to law school. I have lived and worked in North Carolina, Arizona, Colorado, Alaska, Nevada, and now I have settled into the beautiful red rock surroundings of southwest Utah - Utah's "Dixie."

With over fifteen years of nursing experience on top of my career in emergency medicine, I have the background to understand the medical aspects of personal injury cases and to assist veterans in making compelling cases for the grant of benefits they deserve.

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Travis Christiansen
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St George, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(435) 674-2564 619 South Bluff St.
Suite 202
St George, UT 84770
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
He attended Centre College in Danville, Kentucky receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics. He lettered each of four years in Football and Track. His college football team won the conference championship his senior year, where he received all conference honors as an offensive lineman. Travis received his law degree from the J. Ruben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University in 1999. Travis’s areas of emphasis are family law, criminal defense, estate and legacy planning and mining law and Small Business start-up, formation and assistance. He maintains affiliate relationships with law firms in Las Vegas and the Wasatch Front...
Edward Flint
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St. George, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(435) 767-7841 249 East Tabernacle St
Suite 102
St. George, UT 84770
Free ConsultationCriminal and Personal Injury
Since 1985, I have devoted my practice to defending life and liberty, and the Constitutional rights of my clients. The government has far more resources than you. They have prosecutors, police, and millions of dollars in budget. Public perception of persons charged with crimes also works against you. You need an advocate who is experienced and willing to do battle to protect your rights. I walk the walk. I have tried over 100 cases to juries in my career, and continue to take it to the box on a regular basis. I have earned the respect of judges, prosecutors...
Ryan Stout
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St George, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(435) 628-4411 132 W Tabernacle St
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St George, UT 84770
Free ConsultationCriminal, Cannabis Law, DUI and Traffic Tickets
The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
J. Robert Latham
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Saint George, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(435) 200-4872 3143 South 840 East, Suite 420
Saint George, UT 84790
Criminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
University of Utah
Robert W. Ickes
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Saint George, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(435) 674-3637 166 N 300 W
Suite 3
Saint George, UT 84770
Criminal, Consumer, Estate Planning and Family
Willamette University College of Law
St George, UT Criminal Law Lawyer
(435) 628-1191 150 N 200 E
St George, UT 84770
Criminal, Business, Collections and DUI
St George, UT Criminal Law Lawyer
(435) 668-6292 301 N 200 E
St George, UT 84770
Criminal
St George, UT Criminal Law Attorney
(435) 628-4411 150 N 200 E
St George, UT 84770
Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
St George, UT Criminal Law Attorney
(435) 634-2480 192 E 200 N
St George, UT 84770
Criminal, Business, DUI and Juvenile
Matt A Munson
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Cedar City, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(435) 238-7734 970 S. Sage Dr.
Suite 109
Cedar City, UT 84720
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, DUI and Personal Injury
University of Utah
At M.A. Munson Law, P.C., you can expect zealous and effective advocacy on your behalf. Whether you need legal representation in the areas of Criminal Defense, Bankruptcy, Corporate Law, or Estate Planning, our mission is to provide each client with exceptional legal representation at an exceptional value. We hold sacred the trust that our clients place in us, and when you visit or call our office, we want you to feel comfortable discussing your legal concerns and questions with us. Contact us today to schedule a FREE CONSULTATION.
Matthew Carling
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Cedar City, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(435) 865-1200 51 East 400 North, Bldg. #1
Cedar City, UT 84720
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, Family and Personal Injury
Creighton University School of Law
A practicing attorney licensed in both Utah and Nevada, Matthew Carling has previously been a prosecutor for the District Attorney's Office of Lincoln County, Nevada, has served as a defense attorney, and also as Judge Pro Tempore for the North Las Vegas Municipal Courts. A graduate of Brigham Young University, he received both his Juris Doctor and Master's of Business Administration from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.
William Leigh
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Cedar City, UT Criminal Law Attorney
(435) 586-9483 36 N 300 W
Cedar City, UT 84720
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, DUI and Divorce
Cedar City, UT Criminal Law Attorney
(435) 586-2384 141 N Main St
Cedar City, UT 84720
Criminal, Business, Collections and DUI
Cedar City, UT Criminal Law Lawyer
(435) 586-6999 415 N Main St
Cedar City, UT 84720
Criminal and DUI
Steven Kent Burton
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Salt Lake City, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(801) 990-4200 2159 S 700 E Ste 240
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Free ConsultationCriminal and Domestic Violence
Brigham Young University
Steve is one of the premier defense attorneys in the State. He started his career as a prosecutor. During this time, he gained an intimate knowledge of various Domestic Violence Courts, Drug Courts, DUI Courts, and other criminal court programs and procedures. Steve has spent over 6,000 hours in court and has argued more cases than most attorneys do in a lifetime. Recently, he completed his term as the President of the Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Because of his expertise, he has been asked to train other attorneys on domestic violence defense, DOPL defense, and criminal legislative affairs....
Brian Arnold
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Salt Lake City, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(801) 475-0123 510 South 200 West Ste. 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Gonzaga University School of Law
I enjoy being aggressive and helping my clients reach their goals in their cases. I am creative in using the law to my client's advantage. I offer a free consultation in the areas of divorce and criminal defense.
Justin Pratt
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(801) 970-2800 2159 S 700 E, Ste 240
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Free ConsultationSalt Lake City, UT Criminal Law Lawyer
Criminal and DUI
Texas Tech University School of Law
Attorney Justin S. Pratt handles all types of criminal cases, with an emphasis on DUI-related charges. He believes that someone who is charged with a crime deserves the specialized attention of an attorney who will protect his client’s rights by taking the time to examine constitutional issues, important factual circumstances, and any other crucial factors that may be relevant to the case.

Prior to attending law school in Texas, Justin worked in several drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities where he observed the severe consequences of being convicted of a criminal offense. Then, before being admitted to practice law in Utah, Justin...
Christopher J. Salcido
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St. George, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(435) 215-1101 640 E 700 S
St. George, UT 84770
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and White Collar Crime
The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
Voted by his colleagues to the Super Lawyer list in Utah, Christopher J. Salcido is one of the best Utah Divorce Attorneys and Utah Criminal Defense Lawyers in practice. Chris has a reputation of out of the box thinking and brings a vast experience to the table in divorce and family law matters such as custody disputes, alimony issues, child support, paternity, and more. Chris is also well known for his methods of aggressive criminal defense. In criminal defense matters, Chris represents people all over the state of Utah facing such charges as DUI, drug possession, assault, theft, felonies, etc....
Michelle Diamond
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Salt Lake City, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(385) 243-0058 PO Box 351
Salt Lake City, UT 841100351
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
Suffolk University
If you have been arrested or charged with a crime you need an experienced attorney. Every case is different and you need an attorney that gets to know you and your situation.   DUI SPECIALIST -  Michelle has trained extensively in order to provide the best defense for those accused a DUI. Remember, if you have been arrested for a DUI you only have 10 days to file for your court hearing. When you have a free consultation with me I will file for your court hearing, no strings attached. EXPERIENCE MATTERS - Michelle received her Juris...
Roger A. Kraft
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Salt Lake City - Midvale, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
7660 S. Holden St.
Salt Lake City - Midvale, UT 84047
Free ConsultationCriminal and Bankruptcy
University of Idaho College of Law
Mr. Kraft is an experienced bankruptcy and criminal defense attorney and also serves as a small claims judge in Salt Lake City, Utah. Mr. Kraft has successfully handled some of Utah’s highest criminal profile cases and is experienced in dealing with the national and local media that comes with such cases. In the bankruptcy courts Mr. Kraft is recognized as one of the most experienced attorneys handling complicated chapter 7, chapter 13, and chapter 11 cases as well as successfully defending debtors in complicated adversary proceedings. He is an experienced litigator and thrives in an adversarial courtroom...
Mr. Skyler Anderson
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Taylorsville, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(385) 388-4337 5675 S. Redwood Road, #10
Taylorsville, UT 84123
Criminal and Immigration
The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
Skyler Anderson is one of the founding partners of ANDERSON & BENSON. He has several years of experience dedicated to immigration. Dating back to his first year in law school through pro bono clinics and internships, Skyler’s focus has always been immigration law. As an attorney, he has successfully navigated clients through the tangled webs of immigration law through U.S. embassies and consulates throughout the world, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, and the immigration and appellate courts. His advocacy has resulted in a number of notable published decisions in the state and federal appellate courts.

Skyler lived for two years...
Jaime Dawn Topham
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Grantsville, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(435) 884-3426 291 Race Street
Grantsville, UT 84029
Criminal, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
Topham Family Law is owned and managed by a second generation family law attorney. Jaime Topham’s passion for the law started at a young age, growing up watching her father practice law out of the family home. That experience has led her to establish a firm that is passionate about helping parents reclaim their lives and reduce uncertainty for their children as they move through the divorce process, and other challenging family law scenarios. It is very important to the firm that children be treated with respect and dignity as their parents work through the struggles of restructuring their lives.
Michael Holje
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Salt Lake City, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(801) 532-5297 422 North 300 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Free ConsultationCriminal, Administrative, DUI and Domestic Violence
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
Michael Holje has been an attorney at Brown, Bradshaw & Moffat, LLP since 2003. His practice includes criminal defense, related administrative and professional licensing matters, and actions before the Utah Board of Pardons and Parole. He regularly defends both felony and misdemeanor charges, including sex offenses, assault, domestic violence, theft, DUI, and drug and alcohol offenses. Michael graduated as a William H. Leary Scholar from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. While in law school, he was an editor of the school's Journal of Land, Resources, and Environmental Law. Prior to graduation, he worked as a...
Craig Helgesen
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Layton, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(801) 544-5306 1513 N. Hill Field Road
Suite 3
Layton, UT 84041
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, DUI and Family
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Craig received his law degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Michigan, the largest law school in the country. He graduated near the top of his class. After graduating law school, he returned back to Utah. He started his career by doing mostly bankruptcies and divorces. He has since added criminal defense and custody matters to his areas of specialization. Craig is a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys. As a member of the NACBA, he helps to influence bankruptcy laws on behalf of the consumers. Craig's dedication has given him a broad understand of all...
David W Gammill
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Salt Lake City, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(801) 203-4877 9 Exchange Place
Suite 600
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of Notre Dame
No Nonsense. Just Results. Former Prosecutor who has handled numerous High Profile Defenses.

After many years as a prosecutor and then leading the Trial Department for the prominent Defense law firm of Geragos & Geragos, Mr. Gammill launched Gammill Law.

Mr. Gammill has tried over Seventy-Five cases to verdict with the unique distinction of having tried cases from both sides of the aisle in both in the criminal arena as a prosecutor and a defense attorney, but also in the civil arena where he has recovered large verdicts for civil rights violations suffered by his criminal defense clients. He is admitted...
Cliff Venable
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Salt Lake City, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
(385) 482-0620 150 S State Street, Suite 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
North Carolina Central University
Throughout my 8+ year criminal defense career, I have represented over 800 clients charged with felony criminal offenses and more than a 1000 clients charged with misdemeanors. Legal representation included trying cases to verdict, arguing motions to the court and advocating for clients at sentencing. The charges brought against my clients ranged from DUIs and disorderly conduct to aggravated kidnapping and murder. My experience includes extensive training in courtroom techniques from my employment at The Salt Lake Legal Defender Association and my participation in the National Criminal Defense College. With my extensive courtroom experience, I provide excellent representation to...
Daniel S. Garner
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salt lake city, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 6 years experience
10 west 100 south
suite 450
salt lake city, UT 84101
Criminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Texas Tech University School of Law
Daniel Garner began practicing law at a small boutique firm that focused on criminal defense and civil litigation. After some time with his original firm, Daniel joined the firm of Kipp and Christian. At Kipp and Christian Daniel focused on insurance defense, but he soon realized that he much preferred representing the individual as opposed to being a cog in the insurance company’s machine.

Because of his desire to represent the individual, Daniel left Kipp and Christian and started his own firm Garner Law. After successfully representing individuals for two years on his own, Daniel made the decision to join...
Craig L. Pankratz
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Tooele, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(435) 277-0029 44-B S. Main Street
Tooele, UT 84074
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Juvenile
Baylor Law School
Growing up on a farm in Erda, Utah taught me the value of hard work, tenacity, and integrity. These attributes have shaped my life. In high school, although I was undersized, I captained my football team's offensive and defensive lines and garnered all region and all state honors. I also dedicated myself to my studies, graduating second in my high school class, earning full tuition academic scholarships, and receiving Magna Cum Laude honors at BYU and Baylor Law School. My work ethic, tenacity, and integrity continue to motivate me as an attorney. I have tried twenty-three jury trials...
Kurt Helgesen
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Layton, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(801) 544-5306 1513 N. Hill Field Road
Suite 3
Layton, UT 84041
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Washburn University
Kurt has lived most of his life in Davis County. He received his law degree from Washburn University in Kansas. Soon after graduating, he returned to Utah to start his career as an attorney. He specializes in the areas of Divorce, Child Custody, Family Law, Juvenile Law, Criminal Defense, DUI's, contracts and agreements. Because his father is also an attorney, Kurt has been studying the legal process his entire life. He has a broad understanding of legal issues and has become an excellent attorney at an early point in his career. Kurt is a proud father of...
Taylor C. Hartley
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(801) 709-6309 21 E 100 N
Suite 202
American Fork, UT 84003
Free ConsultationAmerican Fork, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
California Western School of Law
I have personal experience in nearly 3,000 criminal cases, ranging from minor traffic offenses to aggravated murder. Over the past 10+ years of practice, I have worked with hundreds of police officers and prosecutors and have appeared in court thousands of times. We know the system and the tricks the police use to gain an advantage. Few attorneys possess our firm’s background and extensive experience in this area of the law.

EXCLUSIVE PRACTICE - My practice is limited to Criminal, DUI, and Traffic defense cases. I am not a general practitioner who handles many different types of law. Criminal law...
Brent J Huff
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SLC, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 1 year experience
(801) 641-9620 43 E 400 S
SLC, UT 84111
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
I love my job and am dedicated to diligently advocating for individuals charged in an overly punitive justice system. I am admitted to practice in the State Courts of Utah and in the Federal Courts for the District of Utah. In addition to my private practice, I also serve as a co-chair for the Landlord-Tenant pro-se calendar, and as a committee member for the Veteran's Free Legal Clinic. Both programs are run by the Young Lawyers Division of the Utah Bar. Previously, I was an associate at the Law Office of Michael J. Langford. ...
J. Edward Jones
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Heber City, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(435) 654-9529 190 N. Main St. 2nd Floor
Heber City, UT 84032
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of the Pacific
Attorney Ed Jones is an expert criminal defense attorney with a successful record exclusively in the area of criminal law. He is licensed to practice law in all of the State and Federal Courts of Utah, and the United States Supreme Court. He has handled a wide range of cases from high profile murder cases, to DUI. Put Ed Jones' expertise and success to work for you. He is a Powerful Defense Fueled by Experience!
Mark Moffat
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Salt Lake City, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(801) 532-5297 422 N 300 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Free ConsultationCriminal, Cannabis Law, DUI and White Collar Crime
The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
Mark Moffat is a founding member of the law firm of Brown, Bradshaw & Moffat. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law in 1987. From 1988 to 1997 he worked as a trial lawyer at the Salt Lake Legal Defenders Office. During his time at the Legal Defenders office, Mark represented clients charged with a wide variety of criminal acts ranging from simple misdemeanors to felonies to death penalty offenses. In 1995 Mark was appointed to head the Legal Defenders Serious Youth Offender Division. In 1998 Mark and his partners founded the...
Staci Visser
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Salt Lake City, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 7 years experience
(801) 990-4200 2159 S 700 E Ste 240
https://intermountainlegal.net/family-law
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Criminal, Divorce and Family
The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
Staci Visser is an experienced criminal defense and family law attorney. Staci is a creative problem solver and is skilled at persuading judges and commissioners both in the courtroom and through her legal writing. Evidencing all of these skills, she drafted the legal "briefs" and then argued her client's case to the Utah Supreme Court and won (Ralphs v. McClellan). Staci is passionate about helping good people going through tough times. Staci previously practiced divorce/family law and criminal law at Open Legal Services. During law school, Staci honed her legal skills as an appellate law clerk for the Salt Lake...
Daniel R. Ybarra
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Orem, UT Criminal Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(801) 310-7286 1429 S. 550 East
Orem, UT 84097
Criminal, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
Brigham Young University
With a broad range of experience winning very high stakes cases, Daniel Ybarra is equipped to handle your case and will take it as seriously as you do. Daniel has taken the lead role in a wide range of cases involving 1st degree felonies, multi million dollar civil suits, high conflict divorces, business contracts, estate planning, and most things in between. Daniel is the founder of the The Ybarra Legal Group and has an extensive background in the law. Coming from a family full of attorneys and having attended law school at the prestigious J. Reuben Clark law School,...
David R. Boyer
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Provo, UT Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(801) 356-1303 288 West Center Street, Suite 202
Provo, UT 84601
Free ConsultationCriminal
J. Reuben Clark Law School
I REPRESENT REAL PEOPLE, NOT JUST CLIENTS. Truth, when clearly, accurately and logically applied to law wins criminal defense cases. Because the truth is so critical in drafting a winning defense, I am relentless in discovering and verifying each and every detail of each and every case. I Prepare, Prepare, Prepare. In 16 years experience as a successful trial lawyer I have defended hundreds of clients in hundred hearings and trials. In every case it is my goal to be the most prepared attorney in the courtroom. I know that developing and preserving evidence...
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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.