When you are not an insider to the legal world, it could be very difficult to find a good criminal defense attorney near you. Here is the inside scoop about how to choose a top Utah criminal defense attorney. These are some key points to look for in choosing a Utah criminal defense attorney: (1). […]

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5 Common Causes of Vehicle Accidents

Posted January 25th, 2018

Although it is unfortunate fact of life, accidents happen. In the state of Utah alone, the number of traffic deaths in 2016 was 281, the highest number of fatalities in nine years. If someone you know has been affected by these tragedies, Utah car accident attorneys are ready to represent you. Five of the most common causes of Utah’s […]

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Wrong-way Accidents in Utah-How to Avoid

Posted January 18th, 2018

According to the Federal Highway Administration, driving the wrong way causes 300 to 400 deaths. Wrong-way driving is when a person travels in the opposite direction that is designated for that road. While wrong-way driving only contributes to about 3 percent of car accidents, these accidents are more likely to result in death than other […]

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Substantiation Hearing on Supported Findings Have you been contacted by a Utah Child Protection Services worker? Are you being accused of child abuse, child sex abuse or neglect? A supported finding of child abuse by the State of Utah carries serious collateral consequences. Here is how to challenge a “Supported Finding” of child abuse in […]

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Personal injury attorney Jake Gunter will be presenting on Utah auto accident law in April 2018.   Personal injury lawyer Jake Gunter regularly practices Utah auto accident law.

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Sean Petersen’s last day at Howard, Lewis & Petersen, PC was 01/12/2018 Sean M. Petersen has been appointed by the Fourth District and Juvenile Court judges to serve as a domestic relations and juvenile court commissioner.

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Road Rage – A Dangerous Road to Drive

Posted January 11th, 2018

It’s natural to get a little bit antsy when you’re on the road, especially for long trips. However, there’s a huge difference between getting a little exasperated with other drivers and experiencing true road rage. Road rage occurs when you go beyond the range of normal emotions into a heightened state of anger on the […]

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Sean M. Petersen has been appointed by the Fourth District and Juvenile Court judges to serve as a domestic relations and juvenile court commissioner. He was sworn in as a commissioner on January 8, 2018, with a formal ceremony to follow later. Mr. Petersen replaces Commissioner Joshua Faulkner, who is returning to private practice. Mr. […]

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Driving at night can be very dangerous. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to reduce the danger posed by being on the road in the dark. Below are three ways to keep the road safer at night. Keep Up with Repairs Your lights are honestly some of the simplest systems in your […]

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How Poor Lighting Can Cause Accidents

Posted December 29th, 2017

How Poor Lighting Can Cause Accidents Most of us take for granted that the places we go to will have adequate lighting. We just assume that all public places will be largely safe. However, that is just not the case in a lot of circumstances. Provo personal injury attorneys have seen their fair share of […]

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