Utah County Criminal Defense Attorneys

UTAH COUNTY CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEYS

criminalHave criminal charges been filed against you in Utah County? Have criminal charges been filed against you in the American Fork/Provo/Spanish Fork District Courts of the Fourth Judicial District?   In these courts this means they are most likely Utah Felonies and are very serious.

The Utah County criminal defense attorneys at Howard Lewis & Petersen, PC can help with your Utah County criminal charges.

Here is how we can help you:

(1). Utah County Criminal Defense Experience–Since 1950. The Utah County criminal defense attorneys at Howard Lewis & Petersen, PC have been around since 1950. We know Utah County juries and how they respond to criminal charges.   The combined current legal knowledge of the firm is over 180 years. Our law firm has resources to handle complicated federal crimes or Utah County Justice Court cases involving Retail Theft.

Let our Utah County criminal defense attorneys work for you when you are charged with a Utah County criminal case.

 

Utah County Justice Court Criminal Charges.

Justice Court charges can carry up to six months in jail and can have serious collateral consequences on your reputation, your criminal record and your employability.

Utah County traffic offenses will generally be charged and filed in the Utah County Justice Court if they occur on Interstate 15, or at the Provo Justice Court for Provo boundaries or at the Orem City Justice Court for Orem boundaries.

 

Appear by Phone when you Live in Another State.

The Utah County criminal defense attorneys at Howard Lewis & Petersen, PC can often get the judge’s permission to waive your legal appearance at the traffic court case. This is a huge benefit when you live in another state.

 

Utah County Drug Charges–Criminal Defense.

Being charged with a Utah County drug offense usually carriers driver licensing sanctions, along with a substance abuse evaluation and treatment follow through. A good Utah County criminal defense attorney can help alleviate you driver license sanctions with correct legal defenses. Keeping your license in Utah County drug charges is pivotal.

 

Utah County Domestic Violence Charges–Criminal Defense.

 Having an effective strategy to survive false Utah County domestic violence charges is key. Having a Utah County criminal defense attorney who can do witness background investigations, criminal history checks and internet searches is very important to your acquittal.

Domestic violence charges carry mandatory firearm restrictions under federal and state law. Proper handling of your Utah County criminal domestic violence charges is very important to your hunting and recreation firearms use.

The Utah County criminal defense attorneys at Howard Lewis & Petersen, PC know how to tailor an appropriate plea agreement or sentencing agreement to avoid or mitigate the problems with a domestic violence charge.

 

UTAH COUNTY CRIMINAL DEFENSE RESOURCES

Here are the following Utah County justice courts that our Utah County criminal defense lawyers work in.

Alpine, Highland, Genola, Goshen, Lehi, Lindon, Mapleton, Payson, Pleasant Grove, Provo, Orem, Salem, Santaquin, Saratoga Springs, Spanish Fork, the Utah County Justice Court and Springville.

 

Here are the following Utah County District Court locations our Utah County criminal defense lawyers operate in:

American Fork, Spanish Fork and Provo. American Fork, Orem, Provo, and Spanish Fork all have juvenile courts co-located with the adult district court.

 

Utah Xchange. Look up criminal court convictions and court involvements of the complaining witnesses who will be testifying against you. You still can not see juvenile court criminal charges.

 

HIRE THE UTAH COUNTY CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY at Howard Lewis & Petersen, PC when you are charged with a Utah County offense. Experience matters.