Salt Lake City Criminal Defense Attorney

Salt Lake City Criminal Defense Attorney

Former Judge Pro Tem Advocating for Your Best Interests. Free Phone Consultation!

If you have been charged with a crime, I understand how scary and confusing this time in your life may be. Unfortunately, most people do not properly understand their rights, which can ultimately cost them their freedom. Law enforcement officials are only concerned about gathering evidence and building their case against you, making it crucial to seek representation from me, an experienced and knowledgeable criminal defense lawyer to fight for your freedom.

For more than 15 years, I have successfully represented countless people accused of crimes and obtain a proven track record for protecting clients’ best interests. As a Salt Lake City criminal defense attorney, I understand that simply getting charged with a crime can seem like the whole world is against you because an accusation can cost you your job or ability to purchase a home. Thus, retaining the right legal professional can make a tremendous difference.

Arrange your free phone consultation with me online or by calling (801) 448-0683 so we can get started! 30-minute video consultations are offered by appointment only.

Why Choose Me?

Hiring the right Salt Lake City criminal defense lawyer is an important decision because it can make the difference between regaining or losing your freedom. As such, I utilize a vast amount of legal resources to help put you in the best position to succeed.

You may feel helpless after learning about your criminal charge because, in many instances, law enforcement officers will try to intimidate you. As a result, I prioritize looking after your best interests to ensure you are given the best opportunity to fight to get your charges dropped and to clear your name.

  • 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

Aggressive & Compassionate Defense in Salt Lake City

When it comes to criminal defense, experience matters. For 15+ years, I have successfully represented clients from all walks of life for a variety of crimes. Further, I utilize a personable approach to ensure my clients are treated with the respect they deserve. Rather than criminalizing you, I humanize you.

Whether you have been charged with a misdemeanor or a felony, my job is to formulate an effective plan to help provide the best possible criminal defense. It’s important to understand that Utah has some of the harshest penalties for crimes, especially drug, violent and sex crimes. As such, it is vital to have me, a Salt Lake City criminal defense attorney, fight for your rights.

Do not takes chances. Call (801) 448-0683 now to schedule a free phone consultation!

  • I would absolutely recommend Catherine to anyone in need of criminal defense.

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

    - Former Client
  • Ms. Cleveland is a fighter and gets the job done!

    “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
  • She is dedicated to her job and her clients.

    “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 is by far the best lawyer!

    “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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Contact Catherine Cleveland Attorney at Law Today

The most important decision you will make following your arrest is hiring a seasoned advocate. Thus, you should get started with your legal defense as soon as possible because your future depends on it. When you turn to me, you can trust that I will go above and beyond to ensure you’re getting the best possible defense and legal counsel. I offer free phone consultations and complimentary 30-minute video consultations!

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