Salt Lake City Criminal Defense Attorney
Securities Fraud Experience You Can Count On

Salt Lake City Investment And Securities Fraud Attorney

Allegations of involvement in securities fraud can ruin an otherwise promising career, so it is critical to talk with an attorney as soon as you believe you are being investigated. Quick action gives your criminal defense lawyer time to prepare a strong defense, and it may even prevent charges before they are filed. At my Salt Lake City law firm, I use my more than 15 years of experience to represent people accused of securities fraud and other white collar crimes. I defend my clients in State and Federal Courts in the Salt Lake City area and throughout Utah. Please contact my law office to schedule a free consultation. Most of the securities fraud cases I handle are resolved in plea negotiations — not at trial. In most matters, negotiations with prosecutors often lead to quick resolutions at hearings before judges. However, not every negotiation is successful. Even so, I never let my clients settle for less than they deserve. If a plea deal can’t be reached, I have what it takes to successfully take your case to trial.

Criminal securities fraud litigation is complex. Many of my clients were doing well until they reached a financial shortage. These, financial problems led to allegations of “pyramid schemes” or “Ponzi schemes”. Despite my clients’ frantic efforts and hard work, criminal charges were filed against them.

Investment and securities fraud covers an array of topics, including the following:

  • Stock fraud
  • Insider trading
  • Stock and investment fraud
  • Financial advisor fraud
  • Creating fraudulent business entities
  • Fraudulent/illegitimate business corporations
  • Non disclosure
  • Price fixing/manipulation of stock prices

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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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
Dedicated to Each & Every Case

Always Advocating in Your Best Interest

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