Salt Lake City Criminal Defense Attorney
Fighting for Your Future More Than 15 Years of Experience

Call Attorney Catherine Cleveland today to request your free initial phone consultation. 

Salt Lake City Criminal Defense Lawyer

Defending Clients' Rights & Protecting Their Future

for Over 15 Years

Arrested? Don’t face this frightening experience alone. Some people try to forget the whole thing and ignore their charge until it goes away. But that is not a luxury you can afford. A criminal charge can be life-changing, as it can lead to a conviction, incarceration, fines, and shame. At the very least, you could face a criminal record, which means trouble renting an apartment or finding a job. It’s fair to say that even the best-case scenarios are still harmful and could damage your livelihood and happiness. As such, you need my legal advocacy in your corner.

I take your criminal case seriously as if it were my own liberties on the line.

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Skilled Legal Counsel

If you’re seeking powerful, competent and aggressive representation, then you’ve come to the right place. I, Attorney Catherine Cleveland, understand the criminal justice system extensively and know what it takes to fight aggressively and successfully in court. Why? Because I not only work with a quality team of lawyers, but I served as a former judge pro tem, so I can leverage my knowledge of multiple sides of the law when defending your case.

  • Aggravated Assault Reduced to Misdemeanor
  • Aggravated Kidnapping Not Guilty
  • Aggravated Sexual Abuse of a Minor Not Guilty
  • DUI Dismissed
  • Felony Marijuana Possession Reduced to Attempted, No Jail Time
  • Rape Dismissed
  • Retail Theft Not Guilty
  • Unlawful Possession of a Dangerous Weapon Dismissed
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You Are Not Alone

Fighting for You Every Step of the Way
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    Catherine R. Cleveland

    Founding Attorney

    As a Salt Lake City criminal defense attorney my primary focus is to protect the rights of each client and to look out for their best interests. I have successfully represented people of all ages and walks of life.
    • Expertise - Best Criminal Defense 2020
    • The National Trial Lawyers
    • Defending Liberty
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Aggressive Defense & Compassionate Advocacy

Before we can get started on your criminal case, it is critical to take action after your arrest by contacting my Salt Lake City criminal defense firm. Learn how I can fight to protect your freedom and good name by calling (801) 448-0683 and schedule your free phone consultation! 30-minute video consultations are also available at no cost.

Why I'm the Right Attorney for You

  • Former Judge Pro Tem
  • Highly Respected in the Legal Community
  • Work Directly With Me From Beginning to End
  • Aggressive, Hands-On Approach to Each Case

Clients Are My Priority

Read Their Stories
  • “Catherine provided an excellent service both to me and to the community at large, in that she protected a good and necessary law from being cheapened and abused by a vengeful accuser.”

    - Former Client
  • “She does her homework and defends her clients aggressively. She keeps the client informed and is able to negotiate effectively with the Prosecutor.”

    - Former Client
  • “From our very first phone call, Ms. Cleveland embraced our concerns and gave excellent council. She made herself available whenever we needed her and she answered phone calls at all hours.”

    - Former Client
  • “Great Lawyer! From the beginning of my case up until now, she has been there for me every step of the way. She has always been able to answer all of my questions and put my nerves at ease through this very stressful time for me and my family.”

    - Former Client
  • “Catherine took her time, did extensive research and got me the best deal known! We all were excited when she told me what plea the D.A. offered after she talked him down. Catherine is very professional, kind hearted yet aggressive when need be. She truly i”

    - Former Client
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