Unlawful Discharge of a Firearm
In the state of Utah, the unlawful discharge of a firearm is treated very seriously by law enforcement officials, making the need for an experienced defense attorney very great. Police officers and prosecutors will vigorously prosecute cases where a gun is negligently discharged within Salt Lake City and the surrounding communities of Utah.
If you have been arrested for the unlawful discharge of a firearm, you may be facing jail or prison time. I am Salt Lake City gun charge attorney Catherine Cleveland and I provide skilled and experienced criminal defense for people arrested on weapons offenses throughout Utah. I know the implications that these charges can have on your life and work hard to build an effective defense for your rights.
Are you interested in learning how a criminal defense attorney can help you? Please contact my law office to schedule a free consultation.
Experienced Salt Lake City Firearms Defense Lawyer
It is considered a felony offense to unlawfully discharge a gun. This is true whether the person with the gun was attempting to commit a violent act or whether the person was simply playing around with a firearm and it discharged accidentally. Due to the tragedies that have occurred from this type of activity, these crimes are taken very seriously.
As your Salt Lake City gun charge lawyer, I will work hard to ensure that you get the defense that you deserve if you have been charged with the unlawful discharge of a firearm. Starting at your initial consultation, I will investigate the circumstances in your case and build a case that will accurately reflect the events in question.
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.