Rape

Rape cases are highly complex and can have severe consequences for a convicted defendant. If you are facing rape charges, you need a serious and aggressive defense. The attorney you choose to represent you in court can have a powerful impact on the results in your case.

I am Catherine R. Cleveland, a Salt Lake City rape defense lawyer who knows how to effectively advocate for my clients. As an experienced and active member of the criminal justice community, I navigate the criminal justice system to get results.
Rape cases often turn on the ability to examine witnesses, particularly in the cross- examination of the victim. I am an aggressive and a forceful examiner in court, and I know how to uncover the evidence and facts that favor my clients.

If you believe that you may be charged with rape or another type of sex crime, you should begin working on your defense immediately. Contact me, rape defense attorney Catherine R. Cleveland, today to begin building a defense in your case.

Have You Been Arrested For Rape-Related Charges In Salt Lake City?

Rape laws can have harsh penalties for defendants. If you are facing rape charges in Salt Lake City, Ogden or surrounding areas, work with a criminal defense attorney who knows the courts and knows how to get results.

As an experienced Salt Lake City rape defense lawyer, I can assist you with any of the following:

  • Charges for date rape or statutory rape
  • Charges involving the use of roofies/date rape drugs
  • Charges involving sexual assault of a child
  • Rape-related violent crime charges such as assault
  • Domestic violence charges
  • If you are a first-time offender, there may be additional options available to avoid the harsh penalties of the rape conviction, including rehabilitation. I can help you explore your options and protect your rights throughout the criminal process, whether you are a first-time offender or have a previous conviction.

Were You Falsely Accused Of Rape?

If you were falsely accused of rape, your Salt Lake City rape defense attorney will be critical in defeating your charges, preserving your record, and protecting your future.

Many rape allegations are false. If you have been falsely accused of rape, you need an attorney immediately. You may feel desperate, embarrassed, and shocked at the charges against you.

As a defense attorney, I know that many defendants of rape charges are completely innocent. These defendants require a forceful attorney who can uncover the truth. If you were falsely accused of rape, do not wait to contact me about your defense.

Contact A Salt Lake City Criminal Defense Lawyer Today


To discuss your defense options with me, contact my office online. I am also available by phone at 801-783-3488 or toll free at 877-753-1247

CRIMINAL DEFENSE IS ALL I DO



My exclusive focus as a Salt Lake City criminal defense lawyer has helped me perfect successful legal strategies that are proven to be effective in Utah Courts. Throughout the years, I have achieved a history of favorable results by helping hundreds of people successfully reduce or avoid criminal charges. My clients’ positive testimonials tell their stories.

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