Our defense attorneys have successfully defended clients in hundreds of criminal jury trials. Here are a few interesting highlights of recent trials. (Note: This list does not include the thousands of successful plea deals with no jail, or successful motions leading to full dismissals of criminal charges, our attorneys have had).

 

Violence Cases

May 1, 2014
One of our criminal defense attorneys recently represented a criminal defendant in the 3rd District Court of West Jordan who was charged with Aggravated Assault, a 2nd Degree Felony. The attorney negotiated a resolution to the case wherein the charge was reduced to a misdemeanor assault charge.

April 15, 2014
In this case we represented a criminal defendant in the 4th District Court of Juab County who was charged with Burglary, a 2nd Degree Felony, Assault, a Class B Misdemeanor, Domestic Violence In The Presence Of A Child, a Class B Misdemeanor, Intoxication, a Class C Misdemeanor, and Criminal Trespass Within A Dwelling, a Class A Misdemeanor. As a result of the amount and level of charges, our client was facing a potentially long prison sentence. However, we successfully argued for the immediate dismissal of three of the charges, and convinced the court to not impose any prison time.

April 4, 2014
Here, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented an individual in the Saratoga Springs Justice Court who was charged with Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia. Our attorney negotiated for the eventual dismissal of both charges.

April 2, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Assault By Prisoner, a 3rd Degree Felony, in the Fifth District Court of Washington County in Saint George, Utah. The Court agreed to reduce the charge to a misdemeanor.

March 26, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Assault and Unlawful Detention in the Provo City Justice Court. We were able to negotiate for the reduction of the Assault charge to Disorderly Conduct, and to convince the court to dismiss the charge of Unlawful Detention. Furthermore, the court agreed to dismiss the Disorderly Conduct charge upon completion of a short probationary period.

March 25, 2014 In this case our client was charged with Aggravated Assault, a 3rd Degree felony, Violation Of A Protective Order, and Criminal Mischief: Intentional Damage, Deface, Destroy Property in the 1st District Court of Box Elder. We successfully argued for the dismissal of one of the charges and for a reduction in the remaining two. Consequently, our client was able to avoid a felony on his record.

March 17, 2014 In this case our client was charged with Commission Of Domestic Violence In The Presence Of A Child, and Criminal Mischief in the Payson City Justice Court. We procured the dismissal of both of the charges.

March 11, 2014 One of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented an individual in the Clearfield Justice Court who was faced with the charges Criminal Mischief, Damage / Interrupt Communication Device, and Assault. We successfully procured the dismissal of all charges.

March 6, 2014 In this case our client was charged with two counts of Assault, one count of Criminal Mischief, and one count of Disorderly Conduct in the Grantsville Justice Court. Our impression of the case was that there was no evidentiary basis that would justify the charges our client was facing, and that the charges should be dismissed. We successfully convinced the court to dismiss all charges.

April 24, 2013 Recently, our firm was retained by a criminal defendant facing the charges of Threat/Use of a Dangerous Weapon in Fight, Carry A Dangerous Weapon Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, and Disorderly Conduct in the Eighth District Court of Vernal, in Uintah County, Utah. The outcome of this case was extremely favorable for our client, as we were able to procure the eventual dismissal of all of the charges.

April 17, 2013 In this particular case, our client was faced with criminal charges of Assault, Domestic Violence In The Presence Of A Child, Unlawful Detention, Child Abuse Involving Physical Injury, Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, Cause/Permit Child Or Vulnerable Adult To Be Exposed to Controlled Substance, in the Provo District Court, in Utah County, Utah. Given the charges, the potential prison time was substantial. However, our attorney was successful in negotiating for the immediate dismissal of five of the seven charges.

April 16, 2013 In this case, our client was faced with the criminal charges of Assault, Domestic Violence In The Presence Of A Child, and Criminal Mischief: Intentional Damage, Deface, Destroy Property in the Summit County Justice Court. We were successful in negotiating for the outright dismissal of two of the charges, and for probation in leu of jail time for the final charge.

February 28, 2013 An individual faced with the criminal charge of Prohibited Targets, in the Utah County Justice Court, recently retained our firm to defend him. Interestingly, this type of case is somewhat common in Utah courts, due in large part to the high number of gun enthusiasts in the state. Our office has had extensive experience in dealing with this type of case and as a result we understand the importance of procuring a dismissal of the charge so as to not implicate an person’s right to carry a fire-arm. We were successful in this case, in that the we procured the eventual dismissal of the charge.

February 28, 2013 In one of our recent cases, our firm defended an individual faced with the charge of Disorderly Conduct, in the Utah County Justice Court. The outcome of the case was very successful for our client, in that we were able to avoid the imposition of any jail time and procure the eventual dismissal of the charge.

February 28, 2013 Recently, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented a criminal defendant faced with the charge of Prohibited Targets, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Utah County Justice Court. The outcome of the case was a plea in abeyance, which means that the charge will eventually be dismissed.

February 28, 2013 In this case, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented a person facing the charge of Criminal Trespass, in the Utah County Justice Court. The defense attorney was successful in procuring the eventual dismissal of the charge.

February 27, 2013 In this case, our firm defended a criminal defendant facing the charge of Assault, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the West Valley Justice Court, in the County of Salt Lake. Here, we were successful in procuring an agreement for our client wherein no jail time was given, and the charge will eventually be dismissed in its entirety.

February 20, 2013 Recently, a criminal defense attorney from our firm defended an individual faced with two charges of Domestic Violence in the Presence of a Child, both Class B Misdemeanors, and one charge of Assault, also a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Provo City Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. The attorney successfully negotiated for the outright dismissal of two of the charges, and the eventual dismissal of the third, upon completion of probation.

February 19, 2013 Recently, one of the criminal defense attorneys from our firm defended a person facing the charges of Assault, Purchase, Possession, Consumption by a minor, Disorderly Conduct, and Intoxication, all Class B and Class C misdemeanors, in the Herriman Justice Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. Two of the charges were dismissed outright, while the other two resulted in probation. No jail time was served.

February 13, 2013 A criminal defense attorney from our firm recently defended an individual facing the charges of Disorderly Conduct, a Class C Misdemeanor, and Domestic Violence in the Presence of a Child, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Provo City Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. After negotiations with the prosecutor, one of the charges was dropped outright, while the other resulted in a plea in abeyance. Which means, upon completion of a short probationary period, the charge will be dismissed, and the defendant will have a “clean record”.

February 12, 2013 In one of our recent cases, our client was charged with Violating A Protective Order, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Wellsville Justice Court, in Chache County, Utah. In this case, we believed there was a valid argument for the outright dismissal of the charge. Accordingly, we argued for dismissal and were successful, as the charge was dismissed.

February 7, 2013 Recently, a person charged with Assault, 3rd Degree felony retained our firm to defend him in the Provo District Court, in Utah County, Utah. Whenever a felony is charged, it is imperative to exhaust every effort in negotiating an agreement wherein the felony is amended to a misdemeanor. A felony carries punishment and record implications that far outweigh those associated with a misdemeanor. We were successful in procuring a reduction of our client’s felony charge to a misdemeanor, which reduced the fine imposed by the court, and resulted in no jail time being imposed.

February 6, 2013 In a recent matter, our firm represented a criminal defendant faced with the charge of Child Abuse with Injury, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Provo City Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. Our objective in this case was to avoid any jail time, and ultimately procure a clean record for our client. We were successful in doing that, as no jail time was mandated by the court, and all charges will be dismissed upon successful completion of probation.

February 6, 2013 Recently, one of the criminal defense attorneys from our firm defended a criminal defendant faced with the charges of Criminal Trespass, a Class B Misdemeanor, and Assault, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Provo City Justice Court. Upon first being retained in this case we believed that both charges were defensible, accordingly, our objective was to pursue their outright dismissal. We were in fact successful in that effort, as both charges were dismissed.

January 25, 2013 Recently, an attorney from the criminal defense wing of our firm represented a person charged with the crime of Violation Of A Protective Order in the First District Court, in Cache County, Utah. Here, we believed there were grounds for dismissal and argued accordingly. The outcome of the case was very favorable for our client, in that the charge was dismissed.

January 7, 2013 In a recent case a criminal defendant facing charges of Assault and Disorderly conduct was represented by one of the attorneys in our firm in the Provo City Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. The result was two no contest pleas, and the eventual dismissal of all charges upon successful completion of probation.

January 2, 2013 In this particular case a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented a person faced with the charge of Arson, in the District Court of Millard County, in Millard County, Utah. After an exhaustive negotiation process the charge was dismissed.

January 2, 2013 In a recent matter a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant who was faced with the charges of Assault (Domestic Violence), and Commission of Domestic Violence in the Presence of a Child, both Class B misdemeanors, in the Provo Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. Our attorney was ultimately successful in procuring a dismissal of both charges.

January 2, 2013 In a recent matter a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant faced with the charges of Domestic Violence in The Presence of a Child, Disorderly Conduct, and Criminal Mischief: Intentional Damage, Deface, Destroy Property, in the Clearfield Justice Court, in Davis County, Utah. Our attorney was able to negotiate a plea agreement wherein two of the charges were dropped in their entirety, and the third resulted in a plea in abeyance. That means that no jail time was served and upon successful completion of a short probationary period all charges will have been dropped.

December 20, 2012 In a recent matter a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant for the charge of Criminal Trespass, in the Eighth District Court in Duchesne. After intense negotiations our attorney successfully procured a complete dismissal of the charge.

December 19, 2012 In a recent matter, one of the criminal defense attorneys from our firm represented a criminal defendant faced with charges of Assault, Criminal Mischief, and Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, all Class B misdemeanors, in the Provo City Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. Our objective in cases like this is to procure the immediate dismissal of as many of the charges as possible. We were successful in doing that, as we negotiated the outright dismissal of two of the charges.

December 19, 2012 Recently, our firm represented an individual faced with the charges of assault and criminal mischief, both Class B misdemeanors, in the Justice Court of Provo City, Utah. We were able to negotiate the complete dismissal of one of the charges and a drastic reduction in the sentence imposed by the court for the other charge.

December 19, 2012 Recently, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented a person faced with several criminal charges, including assault, domestic violence in the presence of a minor, and child abuse injury (reckless), in the West Valley justice court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. The attorney believed that the charges were groundless and was successful in obtaining a dismissal of all charges.

November 29, 2012 One of our lawyers negotiated a dismissal of one domestic violence change and a plea in abeyance to another for a client in the Sandy City, Utah Justice Court. Because of the abeyance no conviction will enter and the case will be dismissed after a short period of good behavior.

November 27, 2012 In one of our recent cases, we represented a criminal defendant faced with the charge of Disorderly Conduct, in the South Salt Lake Justice Court. Our attorney entered negotiations with the prosecutor with the objective of assuring that no jail time would be served. The attorney was successful in negotiating a diminution in the charge, and consequently, no jail time was ordered by the court, and the fine imposed was dramatically reduced.

November 20, 2012 In a recent case, a person faced with the criminal charge of Disorderly Conduct, in the Wasatch County Justice Court, retained our firm to represent her. When we accepted this case we believed that there were appropriate grounds for dismissal. Accordingly, we presented a compelling case for our client, the result of which was the dismissal of the charge.

November 20, 2012 Recently, the criminal defense wing of our firm defended an individual faced with the charge of Loaded Rifle, Or Shotgun In Vehicle, in the Wasatch County Justice Court. In this case we endeavored to procure the eventual dismissal of the charge, and, as is always the case, assure that no jail time would be required by the court. We were successful on both fronts, in that no jail time was served, and after a short probationary period the charge will be dismissed.

November 20, 2012 A lawyer from our office got domestic violence charges of felony aggravated assault and a misdemeanor criminal mischief dismissed.

November 9, 2012 Our firm represented a criminal defendant in a case wherein the defendant was charged with Disorderly Conduct, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Taylorsville Justice Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. We successfully negotiated the amendment of his charge from a Class B Misdemeanor to a Class C Misdemeanor. Which means, no jail time was ordered, and the fine ordered by the court was drastically reduced.

November 8, 2012 A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Draper City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a multiple misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of the charge of domestic violence in the presence of a child. Our lawyer also negotiated a plea in abeyance to the remaining charge for interrupting a communication device. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and the charge will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

November 1, 2012 An attorney from our office appeared in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court where he represented criminal defendant facing four misdemeanor domestic violence offenses. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of three counts. Our lawyer negotiated a no-jail sentence to the remaining count.

October 22, 2012 Recently, one of our criminal defense attorneys defended an individual facing the charges of Aggravated Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury, a 2nd Degree Felony, Domestic Violence in the Presence of a Child, a 3rd Degree Felony, and Cruelty to an Animal, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the West Jordan District Court. In a matter such as this, an aggressive approach to negotiations is imperative, as the potential prison sentence for multiple felonies could be years. Our attorney was successful in negotiating the immediate dismissal of two of the charges, and most importantly, the court imposed no jail time.

September 27, 2012 One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Sandy City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing six misdemeanor domestic violence charges. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal for all but one charge. Our lawyer negotiated a no-jail sentence on the remaining misdemeanor charge.

September 10, 2012 An attorney from our office negotiated the dismissal of two domestic violence-related charges in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court.

September 4, 2012 An attorney from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the West Valley City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing a misdemeanor charge for domestic violence unlawful detention. Our attorney got the charge reduced to disorderly conduct with a no-jail sentence.

August 24, 2012 A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Saratoga Springs City, Utah Justice Court. Our client was representing a criminal defendant facing a misdemeanor domestic violence assault charge. The lawyer from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge. This agreement assured that no conviction would enter, and that the case would be dismissed after only twelve months of good behavior.

August 23, 2012 Our law firm represented a criminal defense client in the Vernal City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing misdemeanor charges for domestic violence assault, domestic violence in the presence of a child, and intoxication. All but the intoxication were dismissed as a result of negotiations. No jail was imposed.

August 22, 2012 One of our attorneys appeared in the West Valley City, Utah Justice Courts where he represented a criminal defendant facing eight different misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of six charges and pleas in abeyance on the two remaining, one of which was a domestic violence related charge. Since these two pleas were held in abeyance, no conviction will enter and they will be dismissed after a few months off good behavior.

August 8, 2012 A Zabriskie Law Firm attorney represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing 2 misdemeanor charges. The lawyer got the Domestic Violence charge dismissed. The lawyer got the prosecutor and judge to agree to hold the defendant guilty plea to an Assault charge in abeyance for twelve months. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and that the case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

July 27, 2012 A lawyer from our office negotiated a reduction from a felony Aggravated Assault to a misdemeanor Assault in the Salt Lake District Court. The reduction prevented our client from serving any jail time.

July 18, 2012 A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake County Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor Assault charge. Our lawyer negotiated an agreement to dismiss the case after twelve months of good behavior. In the meantime no conviction will enter since the court agreed to accept the guilty plea in abeyance.

April 20, 2012 In this case, our firm defended an individual faced with the criminal charge of Concealed Weapons Non Firearm, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Salt Lake Justice Court. In this case, we were able to negotiate for a plea in abeyance, which means, no jail time was served and the charge will eventually be dismissed.

December 5, 2011 An attorney from our office negotiated the dismissal of a misdemeanor Assault charge in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court.

November 28, 2011 An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Murray City, Utah Justice Court. Our attorney negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor assault with a reduction to class C misdemeanor. The abeyance assures that the criminal charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior. In the meantime, no criminal conviction will enter and no jail will be served.

November 22, 2011 One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake District Court on Domestic Violence charges including Assault. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of all charges.

November 21, 2011 An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Uintah County, Utah Justice Court on charges of Child Abuse. The abeyance agreement provides that no conviction will enter on our client’s criminal record, and that he will not go to jail. The case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 21, 2011 A lawyer from the Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake County District Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor charge for Threatening with a Dangerous Weapon in a Fight. The plea in abeyance assures that no criminal conviction will enter on our client’s record and that he will not go to jail. The abeyance also assures that the criminal charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 21, 2011 A lawyer from the Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Riverton City, Utah Justice Court. Our client was facing misdemeanor Domestic Violence Assault charges. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of two separate misdemeanor charges.

November 18, 2011 A lawyer from our firm negotiated the dismissal of a misdemeanor Assault charge in the Salt Lake District Court.

November 15, 2011 A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated dismissal of misdemeanor two misdemeanor charges for Domestic Violence in the Presence of a Child and a single misdemeanor count of Disorderly conduct. Our client pleaded guilty to reduced misdemeanor charges of Intoxication and Disorderly Conduct.

November 2, 2011 An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the American Fork, Utah District Court. Our attorney negotiated a deal that removed the Domestic Violence designation from the misdemeanor charge of Criminal Mischief. Our lawyer also negotiated no jail. Getting rid of the domestic violence reference allows our client to continue lawfully possessing firearms.

October 28, 2011 An attorney from our criminal defense team represented a defendant facing a Felony charge for Aggravated Assault and a misdemeanor for Violent Offense in the Presence of a Child. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of the misdemeanor. Our lawyer also negotiated a plea in abeyance to the felony. The plea in abeyance kept any conviction from appearing on our client’s criminal record and prevented him from going to jail. The felony charge will be dismissed after a few months of good behavior.

October 24, 2011 Our defense team represented a criminal defendant in the American Fork District Court. Our lawyers negotiated dismissal of misdemeanor domestic violence charges for Criminal Mischief and DV in the Presence of a Child. Our lawyers also negotiated a plea in abeyance with a no contest plea to the remaining misdemeanor charge of Electronic Communication Harassment. No conviction will enter and the Communication Harassment charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

October 19, 2011 An attorney from our criminal defense team represented a criminal defendant in the Wasatch County, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor Domestic Violence Assault charge. Our lawyer negotiated a deal omitting the domestic violence designation and entry of a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor Assault. As a result of this deal, our client was able to preserve his right to possess weapons.

October 5, 2011 A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Lehi City, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor Domestic Violence charges. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of charges.

October 5, 2011 One of our defense attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Springville City, Utah Justice Court facing a misdemeanor domestic violence charge for Assault. Our attorney negotiated a reduction to a non-domestic violence related class C misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct. Because of the reduction our client did not go to jail and he is not restricted from possessing firearms.

October 3, 2011 A criminal defense lawyer from our office represented a defendant facing misdemeanor charges in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court. The lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance deal on two counts including on for Carrying a Dangerous Weapon While Under the Influence of Alcohol and another for Intoxication. A third misdemeanor charge of Disorderly Conduct was dismissed as part of the agreement. No conviction will appear on the defendant’s criminal record and all charges will be dismissed after 12 months.

October 3, 2011 A lawyer from our criminal defense team represented a client the Utah County Justice Court on misdemeanor charge of misdemeanor domestic violence of Assault, Criminal Mischief, and Interruption of a Communication Device. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of all charges upon evidentiary grounds.

August 15, 2011 Our criminal defense lawyer represented a client in the Tooele, Utah Justice Court on charges of a Domestic Violence Assault on his daughter. There were two additional charges of Domestic Violence in the Presence of a Child. Our criminal attorney negotiated a reduction to a single Class C Misdemeanor, which was held in abeyance. No conviction will appear on our client’s criminal record as a result of the plea deal.

August 11, 2011 We represented a client in the Draper City, Utah Justice Court. Our client was accused of committing a Domestic Violence related Assault for hitting his wife in the face. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated a plea in abeyance to a reduced charge of Class C Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct. No conviction will ever appear on our client’s criminal record and the case will be dismissed after six months.

August 3, 2011 In the Harrisville City, Utah Justice Court one of our defense attorneys negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client accused of Domestic Violence Assault for shoving his ex-girlfriend. No conviction will appear on his record and the charge will be dismissed after only nine months. Thirty days after dismissal our client will be eligible for a full expungement of the case.

July 29, 2011 One of our defense attorneys represented a client in the Orem City Utah Justice Court. He was accused of pulling a gun on another person in a road-rage incident. We negotiated a plea in abeyance with no conviction appearing on our client’s criminal record. The deal assured that he would not spend a day in jail and that the case would be dismissed after twelve months.

July 19, 2011 A lawyer with our office represented a criminal defendant in the Pleasant Grove City, Utah Justice Court. He was originally charged with a misdemeanor for Reckless Driving and three Domestic Violence related offenses. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated a deal involving guilty pleas to two misdemeanor charges (none of which were domestic violence related), and no jail. With this agreement our client avoided having any firearm restrictions placed on him.

July 19, 2011 In a Salt Lake City, Utah District Court case our defense team secured a dismissal for a client accused of a 3rd Degree Felony for Violation of a Protective Order.

July 12, 2011 One of the attorneys from our defense team worked out a deal in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court. The client was able to enter an abeyance agreement on an assault charge with a no-jail sentence. Part of the agreement is that the case will be dismissed in 6 months.

July 11, 2011 Our office negotiated a reduction to two Class C Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct offenses from Class B Misdemeanor offenses for Domestic Violence, Assault and Domestic Violence in the Presence of a Child. By virtue of this reduction our client avoided any jail time and also avoided the firearm restrictions that come with a domestic violence conviction. The case was filed in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court.

July 6, 2011 We represented a man in the West Valley City Justice Court (State of Utah) where he was charged with seven counts ranging from Domestic Violence Assault to Domestic Violence in the presence of a child. All of the charges stemmed from an argument that turned physical between him and his mother. We negotiated a dismissal of five counts and an agreement to hold the remaining two counts in abeyance for a period of twelve months, followed by a full dismissal of charges. By way of this agreement our client should be eligible for a full expungement only thirteen months from the date he entered into the abeyance agreement.

June 28, 2011 We negotiated a plea to a reduced charge of disorderly conduct for a client who was accused of domestic violence assault and domestic violence criminal mischief in the Wasatch County Justice Court. With this reduction we managed to preserve our client’s right to possess firearms.

June 28, 2011 We worked out a plea in abeyance deal for a client in the Clearfield Justice Court where he had been charged with 3 domestic violence related offense: assault, criminal mischief, and; domestic violence in the presence of a child. Our agreement included total dismissal of the assault and plea in abeyance on the other 2 counts. This deal preserves our client’s conviction free record and also protected him from having a permanent firearm restriction.

June 15, 2011 Lehi City Justice Court; negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client accused of Assaulting 2 people and making Terroristic Threats while Intoxicated. As a plea in abeyance, no conviction will appear on our client’s record and she will not serve any time in jail.

June 14, 2011 Davis County Justice Court; negotiated a deal dismissing charges of Domestic Violence and Domestic Violence in the Presence of a Child in exchange for our client entering a plea to Criminal Mischief with no jail.

June 6, 2011 In the Orem City Justice Court our criminal defense team negotiated a plea in abeyance deal for a client who was accused of three domestic violence related misdemeanor offenses. Ultimately he plead to a single count of criminal mischief which was held in abeyance, and to be dismissed after 12 months of good behavior. Due to the guilty plea being held in abeyance he will not become permanently restricted from possessing a firearm, and he will not go to jail.

2011 Acquittal of a criminal defendant accused of assaulting his wife by punching her in the back, then taking her cell phone away so that she could not call the police on him. 2011 Acquittal of a criminal defendant accused of assaulting his wife by throwing her against walls and on the floor causing multiple bruises, and also unlawfully detaining his wife.

2010 Acquittal by jury of a man accused of committing a felony aggravated assault by punching another person, thereby resulting in over $25,000 in medical treatment.

2010 Acquittal by jury of a man accused of busting in the door to a house, entering with a loaded .410 shotgun, pointing it at the home owner and his girlfriend and pulling the trigger only to misfire, then striking the home owner in the face with the rifle.

2010 Acquittal by jury of man accused of pulling a.357 Magnum handgun during a road-rage incident and pointing it in the alleged victim’s face. The jury found our client not guilty of committing the alleged Third Degree Felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

2010  Acquittal by jury of a man accused of pulling a .45 caliber handgun in a Super Target parking lot and attempting to shoot the gun as he was elbowing the store manager, kicking one customer and biting another customer on the arm, all at the same time.

2010 Full acquittal of criminal defendant accused of grabbing and breaking the finger of his girlfriend in a domestic assault incident.

2010  Full acquittal by jury of a criminal defendant accused of domestic violence assault in the presence of a child.

2009 Full acquittal by jury of a criminal defendant accused of repeatedly sodomizing his pre-teen son.

2008 Acquittal by jury of a man accused of first degree felony aggravated burglary and domestic violence in the presence of a child after entering the home of his estranged wife and assaulting her.

Drug Cases

April 21, 2014
In this case our client was charged in the 4th District Court of Provo with Possession With Intent To Distribute, a 2nd Degree Felony, Theft By Receiving Stolen Property, a 2nd Degree Felony, Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class A Misdemeanor, and Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, a Class A Misdemeanor. As a result of the nature of the charges, our client could have spent years in prison if convicted. However, we convinced the court to dismiss two of the charges, and to not impose any jail time.

April 15, 2014
In one of our recent cases we defended an individual in the Sevier County Justice Court who was charged with Speeding 87 in a 75, a Class C Misdemeanor, Possession Of A Controlled Substance, a Class B Misdemeanor, Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class B Misdemeanor, and Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, a Class B Misdemeanor. We successfully negotiated for a reduction of the DUI charge to the charge of Driving With Measurable Controlled Substance. Accordingly, our client did not lose his license. Also, we convinced the court to not impose any jail time.

April 15, 2014
Here, we defended a criminal defendant in the 4th District Court of Juab who was facing the criminal charges of Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, a 2nd Degree Felony, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class A Misdemeanor. We did not believe that the state’s evidence was sufficient to justify the charges, and we argued that belief to the court. We successfully convinced the court to dismiss both charges.

April 4, 2014
Here, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented an individual in the Saratoga Springs Justice Court who was charged with Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia. Our attorney negotiated for the eventual dismissal of both charges.

April 3, 2014
In a recent case one of our clients was charged with Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class A Misdemeanor, in the 4th District Court of American Fork. Given the level of charge, our client was facing what could have amounted to nearly a year of incarceration. However, we convinced the court to impose probation as opposed to jail time.

April 1, 2014
Here, one of our criminal defense attorneys was retained to defend an individual charged with Possession Of Controlled Substances, Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, and Operating Vehicle Without Insurance. The attorney negotiated for the dismissal of the charge of Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia and convinced the court to not impose any jail time.

March 31, 2014
In one of our recent cases our client was charged with two counts of Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, a 2nd Degree Felony, and two counts of Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, a Class A Misdemeanor, and one count of Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class A Misdemeanor, in the 4th District Court of Provo, Utah. The outcome of this case was extremely favorable for our client as we successfully negotiated for the eventual dismissal of all charges.

March 28, 2014
In a recent case, we represented a person in the Salt Lake City Justice Court who was charged with Speeding 75 in a 65, a Class C Misdemeanor, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia. We convinced the court to dismiss the speeding ticket immediately and to dismiss the paraphernalia charge after a short probationary period.

March 26, 2014
Here, our client was charged in the 4th District Court of Provo with Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, a 2nd Degree felony, Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class A Misdemeanor, and Giving False Information To Law Enforcement. We convinced the court to dismiss two of the charges, including the felony, and to not impose any jail time.

March 24, 2014
In one of our recent cases we represented an individual in the Logan City Justice Court who was charged with Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, and Use Or Possession Of A Controlled Substance. The court agreed to the eventual dismissal of both charges.

March 19, 2014
In this case we defended an individual in the West Valley City Justice Court who was charged with Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, Use Or Possession Of drug Paraphernalia, Traffic Control Signal Violations, and Failure To Secure New License Plates. We procured the dismissal of two of the charges and convinced the court to not impose any jail time.

March 18, 2014
Here, our client was charged with Distribution Of A Controlled Substance, a 3rd Degree Felony, Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia in the 4th District Court of Provo, Utah. We procured the immediate dismissal of two of the charges and the reduction of the felony to a misdemeanor. Also, we convinced the court to not impose any jail time.

March 10, 2014
In this case our client was faced with the criminal charges of Possess Other Controlled Substances, a Class B Misdemeanor, and Fail To Appear On Citation, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Utah County Justice Court. We procured the eventual dismissal of both of the charges.

March 6, 2014
Here, our client was faced with the charges of Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, two counts of Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, Drive On Revocation in the 4th District Court of Provo, Utah. Three of the charges were dismissed and our client was not required to serve any jail time.

March 5, 2014
Here, our client was charged with Theft, a 2nd Degree Felony, Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, a Class A Misdemeanor, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class A Misdemeanor, in the 4th District Court of Provo, Utah. We convinced the court to reduce the Theft to a lower charge and to dismiss the two remaining charges. Also, we successfully convinced the court to not impose any jail time.

March 3, 2014
In this case our client was facing the criminal charges of Speeding 82 in a 65, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia in the Utah County Justice Court. We were able to procure the dismissal of both charges.

February 26, 2014
Here, our client was facing the charges of Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, a Class B Misdemeanor, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, also a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Summit County Justice Court. The outcome of the case was extremely favorable for our client as we were able to negotiate for the eventual dismissal of both charges.

April 30, 2013
In this particular case, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented a person facing criminal charges consisting of Possess Other Controlled Substances, Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, Operating A Vehicle Without Insurance, and Failure To Register Or Expired Vehicle Registration in the Murray Justice Court. This case was unique in that our attorney believed there were grounds for the dismissal of each of the charges. Which, he was successful in making that argument as all of the charges were in fact dismissed.

April 30, 2013
Recently, a person facing the criminal charges of Possess Other Controlled Substances, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia in the Ogden City Justice Court retained our office to defend him. The outcome of the case was extremely favorable for our client, as one of the charges was dismissed outright, and the other charge will be dismissed after a short probationary period.

April 30, 2013
In one of our recent cases, we defended a criminal defendant facing the criminal charges of Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, and Possession Or Use Of Drug Paraphernalia, both misdemeanors, in the Salt Lake Justice Court. Our client was very pleased with the outcome of the case as both of the charges will eventually be dismissed.

April 29, 2013
In this case, one of our criminal defense attorneys represented a person facing the charges of Possession Of Other Controlled Substance, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia in the Provo City Justice Court. The attorney was able to procure the outright dismissal of one of the charges, while the other charge will be dismissed at the end of a short probationary period. NO JAIL TIME was imposed by the court.

April 23, 2013
In this case, our firm represented a criminal defendant facing the charge of Purchase, Possession, Consumption By Minor – Measurable Amounts in the Logan City Justice Court, in Cache County, Utah. The outcome of the case was NO JAIL TIME for our client, and the eventual dismissal of the charge.

April 22, 2013
In one of our recent cases, our client was facing criminal charges of Possession With Intent To Distribute, Impaired Driving, Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, and Failure To Stay In One Lane in the Heber District Court, in Wasatch County. We were able to procure the dismissal of three of the charges, and the reduction of almost all of the jail time.

April 19, 2013
In a recent matter, one of our clients was facing the criminal charge of Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Sandy Justice Court. We were successful in negotiating for no jail time.

April 17, 2013
Here, our firm represented a criminal defendant facing the charges of Distribution Of A Controlled Substance, Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, and Unlawful For Minor To Possess An Alcoholic Product in the Fifth District Court of St George, in Washington County, Utah. The attorney working on the case was successful in negotiating for NO JAIL TIME, and for the drastic reduction in fines.

April 16, 2013
Recently, a person facing the criminal charges of Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance Within Correctional Facility, in the 4th District Court of Provo retained our firm to defend him against those charges. Our first objective was to procure the dismissal two of the charges, which we were able to do. Also, we negotiated for a no contest plea for one of the other charges.

April 9, 2013
Here, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented a person facing the charges of Possess Other Controlled Substances, and Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, both Class B Misdemeanors, in the Pleasant Grove Justice Court. As is always our objective, we were successfully in negotiating for no jail time

April 9, 2013
Here, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented a person facing the charges of Possess Other Controlled Substances, and Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, both Class B Misdemeanors, in the Pleasant Grove Justice Court. As is always our objective, we were successfully in negotiating for no jail time

March 18, 2013
In this case, one of the attorneys in our firm defended a person facing the charges of Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia in the Springville Justice Court. One of the charges was dismissed outright, while the other charge will be dismissed at the end of a short probationary period.

March 07, 2013
In one of our recent cases, our firm defended an individual facing the criminal charge of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the South Jordan Justice Court, In Salt Lake County. In this case our intention was to negotiate a plea agreement wherein no jail time would be required and the charge would eventually be dismissed. We were successful in that endeavor.

March 6, 2013
In a recent matter, one of the attorneys from the criminal defense wing of our firm represented a criminal defendant facing four criminal counts of Distribute/Offer/Arrange/Distribution Of Controlled Substance, all felonies, in the District Court of Heber, in Wasatch County, Utah. The attorney negotiated for the outright dismissal of three of the charges. Furthermore, while the potential prison time for the charges could have been up to 20 years, the attorney negotiated for no jail time.

March 04, 2013
In one of our recent cases, we defended an individual facing the criminal charge of Possession Of Controlled Substances in the Lindon City Justice Court. The outcome of the case was very favorable for our client, as the charge will be dismissed after a short probationary period.

March 04, 2013
Recently, one of the attorneys from the criminal defense branch of our firm defended an individual faced with the criminal charge of Possession of Controlled Substances in Utah County, Utah. Our attorney successfully negotiated with the prosecutor in procuring the eventual dismissal of the charge, after a short probationary period.

February 28, 2013
Recently, one of the defense attorneys from our firm represented an individual faced with the criminal charge of Purchase, Possession, Consumption By A Minor, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Logan City Justice Court. The outcome of the case was very favorable for the defendant, in that the attorney negotiated for the eventual dismissal of the charge.

February 25, 2013
Recently, one of our criminal defense lawyers represented a person faced with the criminal charges of Possession Of Controlled Substances, Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, and Unlawful Consumption By A Minor in the Washington County Justice Court, in Washington County, Utah. In cases like this one, our primary objective is to procure the eventual dismissal of the charges, so that our client continuously stigmatized by a criminal record. We were successful, in that our client was given a probationary period by the court, after which the charges will be dropped

February 22, 2013
In a recent matter, our firm defended a person faced with the criminal charges of Impaired Driving, Purchase, Possession, Consumption By A Minor, Contributing To The Delinquency Of A Minor, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia in the Saratoga Springs Justice Court, in Utah County. In a case such as this one, where a person is facing various criminal charges, our first objective is to procure the immediate dismissal of some of the charges. We were successful in negotiating for the outright dismissal of three of the charges, and convincing the court that no jail time was necessary. Accordingly, our client was only given probation for all of the charges he was originally facing.

February 15, 2013
In a recent matter, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm was retained to defend an individual faced with the criminal charges of Possession of Controlled Substances, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, in the Utah County Justice Court. The attorney was able to successfully procure the very favorable outcome of dismissal of both charges in their entirety.

February 13, 2013
One of the defense attorneys from our firm recently represented a person faced with the charges of Possession or Use of a Controlled Substance, a Class B Misdemeanor, Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class B Misdemeanor, and Purchase, Transportation, Possession, or Use of a Firearm By a Restricted Person, a 3rd Degree Felony, in the Provo District Court, in Utah County, Utah. Although the defendant was faced with a felony, as well as two misdemeanors, our attorney successfully negotiated an agreement wherein no jail time was imposed by the court, and all of the charges will be dismissed in their entirety upon completion of probation.

February 13, 2013
In a recent case, a criminal defense attorney from our firm defended a criminal defendant faced with the charges of Attempted Use or Possession of a Controlled Substance, a 3rdDegree Felony, and Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the District Court of Salt Lake City. In a matter such as this, an attorney’s first priority is to negation a reduction to the felony charge. The attorney successfully negotiated the reduction of the felony charge to a misdemeanor, as well as negotiated the dismissal of the other charge in its entirety.

February 11, 2013
Recently, a criminal defense attorney from our firm defended an individual faced with the charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, both Class B Misdemeanors, in the Lindon City Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. One of the charges was dismissed, and all jail time was suspended with regard to the other.

February 6, 2013
In this case, our firm represented an individual faced with the criminal charges of Possession or Use of a Controlled Substance, a 2nd Degree Felony, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a class B Misdemeanor, in the Provo City District Court, in Utah County, Utah. Here, our objective was to negotiate for the imposition of gps monitored probation in lieu of jail time. We were successful in our efforts.

January 30, 2013
In this case, on the criminal defense attorneys from our firm represented an individual facing the criminal charges of Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Tail Light Violation, both misdemeanors, in the Utah County Justice Court. In a matter such as this, it is always our prerogative to avoid any required jail time for our client, and to obtain the outright dismissal of one of the charges. We were successful in our efforts, as no jail time was required, and one of the charges was dismissed in its entirety.

January 23, 2013
Recently, a criminal defendant retained our firm to represent him in the Provo District Court where he was facing criminal charges of Possession With Intent To Distribute, and Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia. In this case, the defendant was given probation by the court, which, upon successful completion of which the charges will be dismissed.

January 16, 2013
A client of our firm was recently charged with Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in the Orem City Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. An attorney from our firm successfully negotiated an agreement wherein our client was given probation rather than jail time, and was able to plead ‘no contest’ rather than ‘guilty’.

January 15, 2013
Recently, our firm represented a person faced with the charges of Possession or Use of a Controlled Substance, a 3rd Degree Felony, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs, a Class B Misdemeanor, Open Container In Vehicle on the Highway, a Class C Misdemeanor, Failure to Stay in One Lane, and No Driver’s License in Possession, in the Provo Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. In a case like this one, an attorney’s primary objective is to procure a dismissal of the felony charge, as carries the most stringent penalties. We were successful in doing that, which, as a result, any imposition of punishment by the court was dramatically diminished.

January 8, 2013
In a recent case a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant faced with the charges of Impaired Driving, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, both misdemeanors, in the Summit County Justice Court, in Utah. The outcome was very favorable in that the paraphernalia charge was dismissed, and regarding the other, no jail time was served.

January 7, 2013
Our firm recently represented a criminal defendant being charged with Possession or Use of a Controlled Substance, and Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, both Class B misdemeanors, in the Uinta County Justice Court. Our defense attorney was successful in negotiating the extremely favorable outcome of having both charges dismissed in their entirety. The basis for the court’s disposition was that there was no reasonable suspicion for a traffic stop which ultimately resulted in the discovery of evidence, which established a basis for the charges.

January 07, 2013
In the Provo City Justice Court an individual represented by our firm was recently charged with Driving With a Measurable Controlled Substance, a Class B misdemeanor. Our defense attorney successfully procured a deal wherein no jail time was required by the court.

January 2, 2013
Recently a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in a case where the defendant was faced with Distribution of or Arranging to Distribute a Controlled Substance, a Second Degree Felony, in the Fourth Judicial District Court for Utah County. The defense attorney successfully negotiated an agreement wherein no jail time was ordered. Furthermore, the charge will be dismissed upon completion of probation.

December 31, 2012
A client of our firm was recently charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class B misdemeanor, in the Orem City Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. One of the criminal defense attorneys from our office successfully negotiated the dismissal.

December 26, 2012
In a recent case, one of the defense attorneys in our firm defended a person facing the criminal charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance (marijuana), a Class B Misdemeanor, and Speeding, a Class C Misdemeanor, in the Iron County justice Court, in Iron County, Utah. The attorney’s efforts, in this case, were to persuade the court to dismiss the Speeding charge, and to allow probation in lieu of any jail time. The attorney was successful in his efforts, and our client was able to immediately move forward with his life.

December 21, 2012
In a recent case a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented a person faced with the criminal charges of use or possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of controlled substances in the Provo district court, in Utah County, Utah. The attorney was successful in negotiating a plea in abeyance for both charges. As a result, no jail time was required by the court, and after probation the charges may be dismissed.

December 20, 2012
A client of our firm was recently faced with the criminal charges of damage/interrupt a communication device, carrying a dangerous weapon under the influence of alcohol/drugs, and disorderly conduct after being required to stop, all of which are misdemeanors, in the West Jordan City justice court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. The criminal defense attorney negotiated the dismissal of all charges except that of carrying a dangerous weapon under the influence of alcohol, which resulted in a plea in abeyance. That means that no jail time was required and upon successful completion of a probationary period the charge will be dropped.

December 19, 2012
One of the criminal defense attorneys in our office represented a criminal defendant faced with the charge of possession or use of a controlled substance in the Orem City justice court, in Utah County, Utah. The outcome obtained by the attorney was a plea in abeyance. That means that no jail time was required by the state and upon successful completion of probation the charge will be dismissed.

December 19, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant faced with the charge of use or possession of drug paraphernalia, a class B misdemeanor, in the Provo City justice court, in Utah County, Utah. The attorney was able to obtain the complete dismissal of the charge.

December 17, 2012
In this case, we represented a criminal defendant faced with the charges of Attempted Possession or use of a Controlled Substance, a Class A Misdemeanor, and Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Salt Lake District Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. We negotiated the dismissal of one of the charges, and were able to procure the eventual dismissal of the other, upon completion of a short probationary period.

December 17, 2012
A client of our firm was recently facing the criminal charges of Possession of Other Controlled Substances and Use or Possession of Drugs, both Class B misdemeanors, in the Utah County Justice court. A criminal defense attorney from our firm negotiated a plea agreement that resulted in no jail time and the eventual dismissal of all charges upon successful completion of probation.

December 06, 2012
Recently our firm represented a criminal defendant faced with the charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance (1 oz of marijuana), a 3rd degree felony, and Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class B misdemeanor, in the 4th District Court of Provo Utah. We were able to negotiate an agreement wherein the ‘Possession’ charge was dismissed outright, and the felony was amended to a misdemeanor. As a result, the defendant was not ordered to serve any jail time.

November 28, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Kanab, Utah District Court. Our attorney negotiated a drug possession charge from a class A misdemeanor to a class B misdemeanor. This agreement included a no-jail sentence.

November 27, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the North Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge for driving with a measurable controlled substance. The abeyance assured that no conviction would enter and that the case would be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

November 14, 2012
In a recent case a criminal defense attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant faced with the criminal charges of possession of controlled substances and use or possession of drug paraphernalia, in the Springville justice court, in Utah County, Utah. The agreement that was reached for both charges was a plea in abeyance. That means that our client will not serve any jail time of either of the charges, and upon successful completion of probation, the charges will be dismissed.

November 8, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Carbon County, Utah Justice Court where he was facing charges for possessing drugs and paraphernalia. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of the marijuana charge and a no-jail sentence for the remaining paraphernalia charge.

November 7, 2012 
In this case, our firm represented a person facing the charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance (1 OZ of Marijuana), and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, both Class B Misdemeanors, in the Syracuse Justice Court, in Davis County, Utah. One of the charges was dismissed in its entirety, while the other resulted in a short probationary period. No jail time was served.

November 7, 2012
One of the attorneys from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Syracuse City, Utah Justice Court. Our attorney negotiated the dismissal of a misdemeanor marijuana charge in exchange for the defendant entering a guilty plea to a misdemeanor drug paraphernalia offense with a no-jail sentence.

November 5, 2012
One of our attorneys successfully argued the dismissal of two misdemeanor and one felony drug related charges.

October 19, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Sevier County, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing misdemeanor drug and paraphernalia charges. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of both charges.

October 17, 2012
An attorney our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court where the attorney negotiated the dismissal of five misdemeanor counts in exchange for our client entering a guilty plea to a single misdemeanor count for possession of drug paraphernalia.

October 9, 2012
One of our lawyers negotiated a plea in abeyance in the Grand County, Utah Justice Court where our client was facing misdemeanor drug and alcohol charges. The drug charges will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

October 8, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Grand County, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor charges for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance which assures no convictions will enter and that the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

October 2, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Payson City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing misdemeanors for marijuana possession and drug paraphernalia. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of the paraphernalia charge with a guilty plea to the marijuana charge with a no-jail sentence.

September 27, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Sandy City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of a drug possession charge in exchange for the defendant entering a guilty plea to a possession of paraphernalia charge with a no-jail sentence.

September 27, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Heber City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing misdemeanor drug charges. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of a marijuana charge and a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor drug paraphernalia charge. The plea in abeyance provides that no conviction will enter and that the paraphernalia charge will be dismissed after a few months of good behavior.

September 21, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court where he has misdemeanor drug and alcohol charges. Our lawyer negotiated pleas held in abeyance to all charges. Hence, no convictions will enter, our client will not serve any jail time, and the charges will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

September 19, 2012
A lawyer from our office negotiated the dismissal of three drug related misdemeanor charges in the Davis County Justice Court.

September 18, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court where the client was facing a misdemeanor drug paraphernalia charge. Our lawyer negotiated a twelve-month plea in abeyance. The deal provides that the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior and that no conviction will enter in the meantime.

September 18, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Summit County, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor drug and paraphernalia charges. Our lawyer got the court to dismiss the paraphernalia charge and to hold the marijuana charge in abeyance for a period of twelve months. No conviction will enter on the marijuana charge and the charge will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

September 12, 2012
A lawyer from Zabriskie Law Firm appeared in the Provo, Utah Fourth District Court. Our lawyer represented a criminal defendant facing felony and misdemeanor drug charges. Our lawyer negotiated an agreement for a plea in abeyance. When the abeyance agreement was entered the defendant was assured that no conviction would enter, and that the charges will be dismissed so long as the defendant complies with the conditions of the agreement.

September 6, 2012
A Zabriskie Law Firm attorney represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake District Court where the defendant was facing felony and misdemeanor charges for possession of drugs, criminal mischief, and intoxication. Our attorney got the defendant a reduced misdemeanor drug-related conviction, and dismissal of the remaining charges.

September 05, 2012
Recently, one of our criminal defense attorneys from our firm defended an individual faced with the charges of Attempted Possession or Use of a Controlled Substance, a 3rd Degree Felony, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Provo City District Court, in Utah County, Utah. The attorney successfully obtained the reduction of the felony charge to a misdemeanor, which resulted in the court not requiring that any jail time be served, and a dramatic diminution in the court’s imposition of a fine.

September 4, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court where he was facing misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of two misdemeanors, and an agreement to hold guilty pleas in abeyance on two misdemeanor drug-related charges. The plea in abeyance prevents a conviction from entering and assures that the charges will be dismissed after a short period of good behavior.

September 1, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Tooele County, Utah Justice Court where he was facing two drug-related misdemeanors for possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to both counts. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and the charges will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior. Additional, the defendant will not suffer a mandatory driver’s license suspension.

August 30, 2012
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Sandy City, Utah Justice Court. Our defense attorney got the court to agree to enter defendant’s guilty pleas to two drug misdemeanors in abeyance for a period of twelve months. The charges will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

August 29, 2012
Our law firm represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of a drug paraphernalia charge, and a no-jail sentence for a guilty plea to a misdemeanor marijuana charge.

August 27, 2012
Our law firm negotiated a plea in abeyance for a criminal defense client facing misdemeanor charges in the Kanab City, Utah Justice Court. The abeyance was to misdemeanor charges of speeding and possession of drug paraphernalia. We also convinced the court to dismiss a misdemeanor drug possession charge. The abeyance agreement assures that no criminal conviction will enter on the record and that the charges will be dismissed after a short period of good behavior.

August 21, 2012
We represented a criminal defendant in the South Jordan City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated dismissal of misdemeanor charges for negligent collision, and driving on suspension. Our lawyer also negotiated a plea in abeyance to the remaining misdemeanor charge for possession of marijuana. This offense held in abeyance will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior. In the mean time, no conviction will enter.

August 21, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant accused of committing an act of first degree felony drug distribution in the Provo, Utah District Court. The defendant was facing up to life in the Utah State Prison. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to a second degree felony with county jail time and a reduction to a misdemeanor after probation.

August 21, 2012
One of our lawyer appeared in the Provo, Utah District Court to represent a man facing felony drug charges, including one first degree distribution offense. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to a second degree felony with a no-prison sentence. He also negotiated the dismissal of a misdemeanor drug-related charge.

August 21, 2012
One of our lawyers got an agreement to reduce a client’s first degree felony drug charge to a second degree felony with 120 days jail. Furthermore, the agreement provides that the Utah County Attorney’s Office will support a motion for the Provo, Utah Fourth District Court to reduce the conviction to a misdemeanor after successful probation.

August 15, 2012
An attorney from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant facing drug-related misdemeanor charges in the Tooele County, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of a drug paraphernalia charge. Our lawyer also negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor charge of marijuana possession. The agreement provides that no conviction will enter and that the marijuana charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

August 8, 2012
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Salina City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor drug charge. This agreement assures that the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior and in the meantime no conviction will enter.

August 8, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salina City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor marijuana charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance that assures dismissal after a period of good behavior. The case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior. No convictions will enter while the abeyance is pending.

August 7, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Emery Castle Dale, Utah District Court. The defendant was facing 5 misdemeanor charges there. Our lawyer got 3 of those charges dismissed. The defendant entered guilty pleas to misdemeanors for drug possession and obstruction of justice. Our lawyer convinced the judge to enter a no-jail sentence with 18 months of probation.

August 1, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Salina City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing misdemeanor drug and paraphernalia charges. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to both counts. The abeyance provides that the charges will be dismissed after a period of good behavior and that no conviction will enter in the meantime.

July 31, 2012
A Zabriskie Law Firm attorney negotiated a twelve-month plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor charge of Possession of Marijauna in the Salt Lake County Justice Court. As part of the same case our lawyer negotiated dismissal of a misdemeanor paraphernalia charge. The end result will be dismissal of the marijuana charge, so long as our client complies with all terms. This deal assures that our client will not lose his Utah driver’s license as a result of these drug-related charges.

June 19, 2012
A Zabriskie Law Firm attorney appeared for a criminal defendant facing misdemeanor charges for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer convinced both the prosecutor and the judge to dismiss the paraphernalia charge. The lawyer also convinced both the prosecutor and judge to allow a plea in abeyance to the marijuana-related misdemeanor. Since the plea was entered in abeyance no conviction will enter and the marijuana charge will be dismissed after twelve months of probation.

June 19, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court. Our client was facing a misdemeanor charge for possession for Possession of Marijuana. Negotiations resulted in our client being granted a plea in abeyance. It was agreed that no conviction will enter and that the case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

March 13, 2012
One of our criminal defense lawyers negotiated a plea in abeyance for a criminal defendant in the West Valley City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing a misdemeanor charge for possession of marijuana. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter on his record, no jail will be imposed, and he will not be subject to the mandatory 180-day driver’s license suspension period.

March 8, 2012
An attorney from the Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice court on misdemeanor charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. By getting a plea in abeyance our client avoid a conviction and other harsh consequences.

January 4, 2012
A lawyer from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Clearfield City, Utah Justice for a misdemeanor marijuana charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance. The abeyance protects our client’s driving privileges, and prevents a conviction from entering on his record.

January 3, 2012
A lawyer from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court to a misdemeanor charge for Possession of Marijuana. This agreement keeps a conviction from entering against the defendant and it keeps him from losing his driver’s license.

January 1, 2012
In the Wasatch County Justice Court one of our lawyers negotiated a reduction in a drug-related case from a class B misdemeanor to a class C misdemeanor with no jail.

December 28, 2011
A lawyer from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance to multiple misdemeanor drug-related charges in the Juab County, Utah Justice Court. The plea in abeyance prevented our client from having a conviction or losing his driver’s license.

December 20, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a client in the Provo, Utah District Court on felony charges for Drug Possession and Possession of a Firearm by a Restricted Person. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to two class B misdemeanors and on third degree felony to be reduced to misdemeanor after successful probation.

December 20, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the South Jordan City, Utah Justice Court for a misdemeanor Paraphernalia charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance which prevented a conviction from entering, and kept our client from losing his driver’s license.

December 15, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of a two third degree felony Drug Possession charges, and the dismissal of misdemeanors for Failure to Give Assistance at the Scene of an Accident, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Driving on the Wrong Side of the Roadway, and Failure to Stop for Emergency Vehicles.

December 14, 2011
An attorney from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance in the Tooele County, Utah Justice Court for misdemeanor charges of Marijuana Possession and Paraphernalia Possession.

December 12, 2011
A lawyer from our firm negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client in the Iron County, Utah Justice Court. The abeyance was for misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana. This keeps our client from losing his driver’s license or having a conviction on his criminal record.

December 5, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The criminal charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

December 1, 2011
A lawyer from our firm negotiated a no-jail sentence on a felony drug conviction in the St. George, Utah District Court. Our lawyer also negotiated an agreement to reduce the conviction to a misdemeanor after successful completion of probation.

December 1, 2011
On December 1, 2011 in the Provo, Utah District Court one of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant facing multiple felony and misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction from a third degree felony for Possession of Methamphetamine to a misdemeanor. In the same case, our lawyer negotiated dismissal of misdemeanor charges for Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Jail, Possession of Paraphernalia, and Criminal Trespass.

December 1, 2011
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Kanab City, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to misdemeanor charges of Possession of Drugs in a Jail, Paraphernalia, and Unlawful Transport of Alcohol. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter, and that the criminal charges will all be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 30, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor charges for marijuana and paraphernalia possession. Our lawyer worked out a plea in abeyance with no conviction entering and no jail served. The case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 22, 2011
An attorney from Zabriskie Law Firm negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client facing misdemeanor drug and alcohol charges in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court. Thanks to the plea in abeyance our client will not have any conviction entered on his criminal record, he will not go to jail, and he will not lose his driver’s license. As part of the agreement all criminal charges will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 22, 2011
A lawyer from our criminal defense team represented a defendant in the Iron County, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor charges for marijuana and paraphernalia possession. Our attorney negotiated a dismissal of the misdemeanor Paraphernalia charge and a reduction and no-jail sentence for the misdemeanor marijuana charge.

November 21, 2011
A criminal lawyer from our firm represented a defendant in the Uintah County, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor charge for Possession of Marijuana. Our lawyer negotiated an amendment to misdemeanor Paraphernalia charge. Our lawyer also negotiated an agreement to back-date the entry of conviction date so as to prevent our client from having his driving privilege suspended.

November 18, 2011
One of our criminal defense attorneys represented a defendant in the Beaver County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to misdemeanor charges for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and that the charges will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 4, 2011
Attorney Stephen Allred of our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court. Stephen negotiated a dismissal of the misdemeanor charges of Public Intoxication and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Stephen also negotiated a deal holding guilty pleas to the misdemeanor charges of Abuse of Emergency Services and Possession of a Controlled Substance in abeyance. Because of the abeyance no conviction will enter, no jail will be served and all charges will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 2, 2011
An attorney from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court. The defendant was facing a 2nd degree felony drug charge. Dean Zabriskie from our firm negotiated a reduction to a class A misdemeanor.

October 27, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Carbon County, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer arranged a plea in abeyance to misdemeanor drug charges. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter, and no jail time will be imposed. Also, our client will maintain his driver’s license and the charges will all be dismissed after a few months of good behavior.

October 26, 2011
Our defense team negotiated a plea in abeyance to misdemeanor drug charges in the Iron County, Utah Justice Court. The abeyance keeps our client from losing his driver’s license, and going to jail. Furthermore, it keeps him from having a conviction on his criminal record. The case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

October 26, 2011
A lawyer from our criminal defense team represented a defendant facing misdemeanor drug charges in the Summit County, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer arranged for the pleas to be held in abeyance with the assurance that the case would be dismissed after twelve months. In the mean time, no conviction will be entered and no jail time imposed.

October 25, 2011
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer worked out a worked out an abeyance agreement for a misdemeanor marijuana offense. The abeyance assures no jail, no conviction and a dismissal of the criminal charge after a few months of good behavior.

October 21, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake District Court on Four Counts including a felony drug charge. Our attorney worked out a dismissal of three misdemeanor charges and a plea in abeyance on the felony drug charge. This deal assures that our client will not have a conviction on his criminal record and that he will not lose his driver’s license.

October 20, 2011
A lawyer from our criminal defense team represented a client in the Iron County, Utah Justice Court who was facing misdemeanor charges of marijuana and paraphernalia charges. Our lawyer worked out a plea in abeyance deal that assures a dismissal of all charges, and no jail time. No conviction will ever appear on our client’s criminal history.

October 18, 2011
A defense lawyer from our firm represented a defendant in the Summit County, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of an Open Container charge. Our lawyer also negotiated a plea in abeyance deal on the remaining Drug Paraphernalia charge. This kept our client from losing his driver’s license and kept him from getting a conviction on his criminal record.

October 18, 2011
A lawyer from our criminal defense team negotiated a reduction from a felony Evasion of a Police Officer, to a misdemeanor. Our lawyer also convinced the prosecution to dismiss misdemeanor charges for DUI Metabolite, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

October 17, 2011
One of our criminal defense lawyers represented a client in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of a misdemeanor Drug Paraphernalia charge and an abeyance to a marijuana possession charge. The plea in abeyance protected our client from being convicted, or losing his driver’s license. The marijuana charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

October 7, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Sevier County, Utah Justice Court. Out lawyer negotiated the dismissal of four misdemeanor charges including a Speeding, DUI, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Marijuana. The only guilty plea entered was to the misdemeanor offense of Driving with a Measurable Controlled Substance. Our client was place on twelve months of court probation with no jail.

October 4, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a client in the Provo, Utah District Court on misdemeanor charges of drug possession and possession of drug paraphernalia. Our attorney negotiated dismissal of the paraphernalia charge and a reduction of the drug charge to a class B misdemeanor with no jail.

September 30, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Spanish Fork, Utah District Court on misdemeanor charges. The lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. This deal assures that the defendant will not lose his driver’s license and he will not go to jail, or be convicted.

September 28, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court. The lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Drug Possession. The plea in abeyance assures that our client will not lose his driver’s license, and that he will not have a conviction on his criminal record. The charges will be dismissed in twelve months.

September 28, 2011
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor drug charges. The lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to Possession of Marijuana, and a dismissal of a misdemeanor Drug Paraphernalia charge. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter on the client’s criminal background. The abeyance also protects our client from losing his driver’s license.

September 23, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Carbon County, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance deal to misdemeanor charges for possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana. The abeyance deal kept our client from losing his driver’s license, and from having a conviction on his criminal history. The case will be dismissed after twelve months.

August 31, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake County, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor charge for Possession of Marijuana. Our attorney negotiated a plea in abeyance deal that kept our client from having a conviction on his criminal record or from going to jail. His charge will be dismissed after twelve months if he abides by the terms of his plea deal.

August 31, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake County, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor DUI charge. Our lawyer got the charge reduced to Impaired Driving with a no-jail sentence.

August 25, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake County Justice Court on misdemeanor charges for being caught in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Our lawyer negotiated a deal to hold the client’s pleas in abeyance rather than place them on the client’s criminal history. This deal kept our client out of jail and prevented him from losing his driver’s license.

August 25, 2011
Our team of criminal defense lawyers represented a man charged in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court with Class A misdemeanors for Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Failure to Stop at Command of Law Enforcement. He was also charged with misdemeanors for Interfering with Arrest anddisorderly conduct. We negotiated guilty pleas held in abeyance to two counts of class C misdemeanor disorderly conduct. No conviction will appear on his criminal record, and he will not serve any jail time.

August 22, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor charges for Possession of Marijuana and Paraphernalia. Our lawyer negotiated a deal to hold guilty pleas to both counts in abeyance and to dismiss charges after twelve months. Pursuant to the abeyance no conviction will appear on our client’s criminal history, he will not go to jail, and he will not have his driver’s license suspended.

August 15, 2011
In the Roy City, Utah Justice Court one of our defense attorneys negotiated a dismissal of a drug paraphernalia charge, and a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor marijuana charge. As part of the deal, our client will have no conviction on his record, so he will not lose his driver’s license. At the end of twelve months the drug charge will be dismissed. In the meantime, no conviction will appear on our client’s criminal background.

August 10, 2011
One of our criminal defense lawyers represented a client in the Utah County Justice Court. Our client was accused of possessing marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Our attorney negotiated a plea in abeyance agreement. This agreement assured that no conviction will appear on our client’s criminal history, and that he will not do any jail time. Both charges will be dismissed at the end of twelve months.

August 9, 2011
We represented a client in the Utah County Justice Court for misdemeanor accusations involving possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated a plea in abeyance which means no conviction will ever appear on our client’s criminal record and he will never serve a day in jail. His criminal charges will be dismissed at the end of twelve months.

August 2, 2011
In the Farmington District Court of the State of Utah we represented a client who was accused of several drug related felonies, one of which was a Second Degree Felony punishable by up to 15 years in prison. Our office negotiated a reduction to a Third Degree Felony with only sixty days of jail and an agreement to reduce the conviction to a Misdemeanor after probation.

August 1, 2011
One of our defense attorneys represented a client in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. Our client was accused of possessing a marijuana pipe. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated a plea in abeyance. The agreement assures that no conviction will appear on our client’s criminal record and the case will be dismissed after twelve months.

August 1, 2011
We represented a client in the Highland City, Utah Justice Court. He was facing misdemeanor charges ranging from DUI to Marijuana Possession. We negotiated the dismissal of four misdemeanor charges including all drug related offenses. The agreement assured that our client did only the minimum of two days in jail.

July 29, 2011
One of the criminal defense lawyers in our office represented a client in the Iron County, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor charges for possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana. Our lawyer got the paraphernalia charge dismissed. It was also agreed that the defendant’s guilty plea to the marijuana offense will be held in abeyance and dismissed after twelve months. During the pendency of the abeyance no conviction will appear on her criminal records. Therefore, our client will not lose her driver’s license for six months based upon a conviction.

July 21, 2011
One of our criminal defense attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah District Court on charges of Felony Possession of Drugs with Intent to Distribute, punishable by up to 15 years in Prison and a Misdemeanor charge for Felony Possession of a Firearm. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated a reduction on the firearm charge to a Misdemeanor and on the drug charge to Third Degree Felony with only 20 days jail. An additional term of the agreement was that the felony would be reduced to a Misdemeanor. Once the reduction goes into effect our client will again be able to legally possess guns and other weapons.

July 19, 2011
Provo, Utah District Court case for a client charged with a felony for possession of drugs, and misdemeanors for possession of paraphernalia and a minor traffic offense. Our law firm negotiated a deal for him that involved a reduction to a misdemeanor on the drug charge, a dismissal of the paraphernalia charge and minor traffic charge, along with a no-jail sentence.

July 18, 2011
A criminal attorney from our office represented a client in the Syracuse City, Utah Justice Court on Misdemeanor charges ranging from Illegal Drug Possession to Possession of Illegal Fireworks. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated the dismissal of a Drug Paraphernalia charge and a plea in abeyance on all remaining charges. As a result of this agreement our client will not spend a day in jail, nor will a conviction appear on his criminal record. At the end of twelve months, the entire case will be dismissed.

July 11, 2011
We negotiated a dismissal of a 2nd Degree Felony drug charge and a Misdemeanor paraphernalia charge for a client charged in the Provo, Utah District Court.

July 11, 2011
We handled a Provo, Utah case for a client accused of driving under the influence of marijuana. We got him a reduced conviction to Impaired Driving. We also kept him out of jail and made him eligible for early reinstatement of his driver’s license.

July 6, 2011
In the Davis County District Court located in Farmington, Utah, we negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client charged with misdemeanors for drug possession and possession of drug paraphernalia. Pursuant to the abeyance agreement no conviction will go on our client’s record, and the charges will soon be dismissed. Furthermore, our client avoided a lengthy driver’s license suspension.

June 30, 2011
Our legal defense team negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client charged with possession of marijuana in the County Justice Court located in Provo, Utah. This deal assured that our client will not serve any jail time, will not lose his driving privileges, and will have charges dismissed. As the case remains pending no conviction will appear on our client’s record.

June 30, 2011
In the Orem City, Utah Justice Court we helped a client avoid a 6-month driver’s license suspension which would have resulted from a misdemeanor drug conviction. We did so by convincing the judge to order that the possession of drugs (which our client was accused of) did not involve a motor vehicle. We also entered an agreement that kept our client from serving any of the 180-day jail sentence imposed by the judge.

June 30, 2011
We represented a client accused of felony drug possession and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia in the Salt Lake City, Utah District Court. We managed to keep our client’s record clean and keep him out of jail by negotiating a plea in abeyance to a single misdemeanor. This means he gets to keep his driver’s license and not lose his job.

June 29, 2011
We negotiated a back dated entry of plea on a marijuana charge for a client in the Lindon City Justice Court for a client with 2 prior drug-related convictions on his criminal record. By getting the judge to backdate the conviction we managed to spare our client from having to deal with a 6 month suspension of his driver’s license.

June 14, 2011
We negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia in the Millard County Justice Court. As a result of the plea deal our client will not have a conviction on his record, which means he will not serve jail time and his driver’s license will not be suspended for the standard 6 months.

June 14, 2011
Summit County Justice Court; negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client charged with Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia without our client ever appearing in court. As a plea in abeyance, no conviction will enter on our client’s criminal record and he will not go to jail.

June 13, 2011
Provo City Justice Court; negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. As a plea in abeyance no conviction will enter on our client’s criminal record and he will not serve any jail time.

June 7, 2011
Wasatch County Justice Court; negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client charged with both Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. As a plea in abeyance our client will not be serving any time in jail and no conviction will be entered on his record. Charges will all be dismissed after a short probationary period.

June 7, 2011
Beaver County Justice Court; negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client pulled over on I-15 in Utah and discovered to be in possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia. As a plea in abeyance no conviction will appear on our client’s record and he will not serve a day in jail.

DUI Cases

April 28, 2014
In this particular case our client was charged with Driving Under The Influence, Fail To Operate Within A Single Lane, Speeding 101 in a 65, and Failure To Register Or Expired Vehicle Registration in the Utah County Justice Court. We negotiated for the immediate dismissal of three of the four charges.

April 28, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Speeding 86 in a 65, and Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs in the Utah County Justice Court. We procured the dismissal of the speeding charge, and convinced the court to not impose any jail time.

April 17, 2014
In a recent case one of our clients was charged with Driving Under The Influence of Alcohol/drugs, and Failure To Yield – Vehicle Turning Left in the 3rd District Court of Salt Lake. The Fail To Yield charge was dismissed and the DUI was reduced. As a result, our client was not ordered to do any jail time.

April 14, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Failure To Remain At Scene Of Accident, and Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs in the Utah County Justice Court. We were successful in convincing the court to dismiss the charge.

April 10, 2014
In a recent case we represented an individual charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs in the Pleasant Grove Justice Court. We negotiated for a reduction of the charge to the charge of Driving With Measurable Controlled Substance. Consequently, our client did not serve any jail time, and did not lose his licence.

April 9, 2014
One of our criminal defense attorneys recently represented an individual in the 4th District Court of American Fork, Utah who was facing the criminal charges of Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, a 3rd Degree Felony, Interlock Restricted Driver Operating Vehicle Without Interlock System, and Drive On Suspended/Revoked/Denied License – Alcohol Related. We were able to convince the court to reduce the felony to a misdemeanor, and our client was only ordered to serve 15 days in jail, where she could have been given a lengthy prison sentence.

April 3, 2014
In this case one of our criminal defense attorneys represented an individual in the Orem City Justice Court who was charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol, and Improper Usage Of Lanes. We convinced the court to reduce the DUI to the charge of Impaired Driving and to dismiss the remaining charge. Accordingly, our client did not serve any jail time and was able to maintain her driving privileges.

April 2, 2014
Recently, we represented a criminal defendant in the Springville Justice Court who was charged with driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, and Attempted Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, a Class B Misdemeanor. We convinced the court to reduce the DUI to the charge of Impaired Driving, and to reduce the remaining charge to a Class C Misdemeanor. Accordingly, our client’s driving privileges were not suspended and he was not required to serve any jail time.

April 1, 2014
In this case our client was charged with the criminal charges of Driving Under The Influence of Alcohol/Drugs, Failure To Remain At Accident Involving Injury, Failure To Keep A proper Lookout, Reckless Driving, Drive On Wrong Side Of Roadway, Right Of Way – Stop Or Yield Sign, Speeding, and Drinking Alcohol In Vehicle in the 3rd District Court of Tooele. We successfully negotiated for the dismissal of seven of the eight charges and for no jail time.

March 31, 2014
In this case we represented a criminal defendant who was charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, and Speeding – 46 in a 30 in the Utah County Justice Court. We were able to procure the outright dismissal of the speeding charge and the reduction for the DUI to the charge of Impaired Driving. Which means, our client’s driver’s license was not suspended.

March 28, 2014
Recently, one of our criminal defense attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the 4th District Court of American Fork who was charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol, Purchase/Possess/Consume By Minor – Measurable Amounts, Open Container/Drinking Alcohol In Vehicle, Turn/Stop/Change Lanes Without Signal, Improper Left/Right Turn, Unlawful For Minor To Possess An Alcoholic Product, Possession Of Another’s Identifying Documents, and Misrepresent Minor’s Age To Obtain Alcohol. We successfully negotiated for the reduction of the DUI to the charge of Impaired Driving, and for the outright dismissal of the seven remaining charges.

March 26, 2014
A client of our firm was recently retained to represent an individual in the Springville Justice Court who was charged with the crime of Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs. We convinced the court to reduce the charge to Impaired Driving. Accordingly, our client did not lose his license and was not required to serve any jail time.

March 25, 2014
Here, our client was charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs in the 4th District Court of American Fork in Utah County, Utah. We convinced the court to allow our client to enter a No Contest plea, and convinced the court to not impose any jail time.

March 20, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Drugs, Interlock Restricted Driver Operating Vehicle Without Interlock System, Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance, Failure To Signal, Drive On Suspension, and Failure To Appear On Citation in the Pleasant Grove Justice Court. We negotiated for the immediate dismissal of three of the charges. Also, we convinced the court to reduce the DUI to the charge of Driving With Measurable Controlled Substance. Accordingly, our client’s license was not suspended as a result of the charges.

March 18, 2014
In this case our client was facing the criminal charges of Open Container/Drinking Alcohol In Vehicle, Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, and No Valid License – Never Obtained License in the Millard County Justice Court, in Millard County, Utah. We convinced the court to dismiss two of the three charges.

March 18, 2014
In a recent case a client of our firm was charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs in the Pleasant Grove Justice Court. We successfully argued for the dismissal of the charge to Driving With A Measurable Controlled Substance. Accordingly, our client’s driver’s license was not suspended and a DUI was not entered on his record.

March 17, 2014
In this case we represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City Justice Court who was charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, Open Container In Vehicle On Highway, and Use Or Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia. The outcome of this case was extremely favorable for our client as we successfully negotiated for the outright dismissal of two of the three charges.

March 17, 2014
Recently, a client of our firm was charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, Drinking In Or About A Vehicle, and Drive On Suspension in the Utah County Justice Court. We negotiated for the reduction of the DUI to the charge of Impaired Driving, and for the dismissal of all remaining charges.

March 17, 2014
Our firm was recently retained to defend an individual in the Riverdale Justice Court who was charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs. We successfully argued for the reduction of the charge to Impaired Driving. Which means, our client did not lose her license and was not required to serve any jail time.

March 6, 2014
Recently, one of our criminal defense attorneys defended an individual in the Salt Lake City Justice Court who was charged with Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, Failure To Signal, and Improper Turn. The attorney procured the immediate dismissal of two of the charges and convinced the court to not impose any jail time.

March 6, 2014
We were recently retained to defend an individual in the Utah County Justice Court who was charged with Failure To Signal, Driving Under The Influence, and Drinking In Or About A Vehicle. We were able to convince the Court to reduce the DUI to the charge of Impaired Driving, and to dismiss the two remaining charges. Accordingly, there was no jail time and no suspension of our client’s driving privileges.

March 5, 2014
In this case, one of our criminal defense attorneys defended a person who was facing the charge of Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs in the South Salt Lake Justice Court. The attorney negotiated for the reduction of the charge to Impaired Driving. Which means, our client did not lose his license and was not required to serve any jail time.

March 5, 2014
We recently defended an individual in the 4th District Court of Heber, in Wasatch County who was faced with the charges of Fail To Stop Or Respond At Command Of Police, a 3rd Degree Felony, Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, Carry A Dangerous Weapon Under The Influence of Alcohol/Drugs, Failure To Stay In One Lane, and Drive On Suspended/Revoked/Denied License – Alcohol Related. We successfully negotiated for the dismissal of the majority of the charges, and for a reduction in the remaining charges.

March 4, 2014
In a recent case our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Summit County Justice Court who was facing the charges of Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, and Improper Usage Of Lanes. We procured the outright dismissal of one of the two charges.

March 4, 2014
One of our attorneys recently represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court who was facing the charges of Fail To Operate Within A Single Lane, High Occupancy Vehicle Lane Restriction, and Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol. The attorney convinced the court to reduce the DUI to the charge of Impaired Driving, and to dismiss the two remaining charges. As a consequence, our client was not ordered to serve and jail time, and his license was not suspended.

February 21, 2014
In a recent case one of our defense attorneys defended an individual in the Highland City Justice Court who was facing the criminal charges of Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol, Improper Usage Of Lanes, Unsafe Vehicle/Faulty Equipment, Labeling/Packaging-Controlled Substance, and two counts of Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance. Our attorney successfully negotiated for the reduction of the DUI to the charge of Impaired Driving, and convinced the court to dismiss all the remaining charges.

April 22, 2013
Here, one of our criminal defense attorneys defended an individual faced with the charges of Interlock Restricted Driver Operating Vehicle Without Interlock System, Speeding 80 in a 65, and Left Lane Restricted Vehicle, all misdemeanors, in the Sandy Justice Court. In cases, such as this, where there are multiple charges the potential for jail time is heightened. Accordingly, our objective is to procure a dismissal of as many of the charges as possible. We were successful in this case, in that two of the charges were dismissed outright.

April 16, 2013
In this particular case, a criminal defendant retained our firm to defend him against the charges of Driving Under The Influence of Alcohol/Drugs, and Too Fast For Existing Conditions, both misdemeanors, in the Payson City Justice Court. The ultimate resolution of the case was very favorable for our client in that both charges were dismissed outright.

April 16, 2013
Recently, our firm defended an individual in the Salt lake Justice Court facing the criminal charges of Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, Failure To Stay In One Lane, and Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance. Here, we were successful in procuring the dismissal of two of the charges in their entirety.

March 13, 2013
Recently, our firm defended an individual in the Salt lake Justice Court facing the criminal charges of Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, Failure To Stay In One Lane, and Possession Or Use Of A Controlled Substance. Here, we were successful in procuring the dismissal of two of the charges in their entirety.

March 12, 2013
In this case, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented an individual faced with the criminal charge of Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs in the West Jordan City Justice Court. Here, the attorney successfully negotiated for a drastic diminution in the court’s imposition of a penalty.

March 05, 2013
In a recent matter, we defended a criminal defendant facing the criminal charges of Driving Under The Influence Of Alchohol, and Failure To Yield in the West Valley Justice Court. The lesser of the charges was dismissed, while the other charge resulted in probation.
March 05, 2013
In this case, a criminal defense lawyer in our firm defended an individual faced with the criminal charge of Driving Under The Influence Of Drugs/Alcohol in the West Valley Justice Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. In cases such as this, our primary objective is to avoid any amount of jail time. We were successful, and our client was given probation rather than jail time.
February 28, 2013
In a recent case, one of our criminal defense lawyers represented a criminal defendant facing the charge of Driving Under The Influence in the Midvale Justice Court. The result of the case was successful for our client, in that the charge was amended to Driving With A Measurable Controlled Substance. The result of which was probation and no jail time.

February 6, 2013
In this case, one of our defense attorneys defended a person faced with the charges of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs, and Illegal Lane change, both of which are misdemeanors, in the South Salt Lake Justice Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. The outcome of the case was consistent with what is typically our objective in this type of case, which is to procure an initial dismissal of one of the charges.

January 30, 2013
We represented an individual in a recent matter in the South Salt Lake Justice Court, who had been charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a Class B Misdemeanor, and Failure to Stay in One Lane, a Class C Misdemeanor. As is always the case, our first objective is to procure the outright dismissal of one of the charges, which we were successful in doing. Furthermore, no jail time was ordered for the remaining charge.

January 17, 2013
In a recent matter, an individual faced with the criminal charge of Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol/Drugs, a 3rd Degree Felony, in the District Court of Provo, Utah. When a DUI is charged as a felony it is usually because it is not the first DUI that the defendant has been charged with. In cases such as this, the potential prison sentence can be up to five years. Notwithstanding, we successfully negotiated for no jail time, and our client was given probation as an alternative.

January 15, 2013
In this case, a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented an individual faced with the criminal charges of Driving Under the Influence of Drugs/Alcohol, Alcohol Restricted Driver’s License, No Driver’s License in Possession, Improper Turn, Unsafe Emergence from an Alley, Failure to Yield Right of way, and Failure to Use Traffic Control Signal, in the Salt Lake Justice Court. In spite of the high volume of criminal charges our client was facing in this case, no jail time was imposed by the court. Furthermore, the attorney was successful in negotiating the outright dismissal of all but one of the charges.

January 8, 2013
In a recent matter one of the criminal defense attorneys from our firm represented a criminal defendant for Driving Under the Influence of Drugs/Alcohol, Failure to Signal, and Open Container in Vehicle on Highway, all misdemeanors, in the West Valley Justice Court. The defense attorney was successful in negotiating an agreement wherein two of the charges were dismissed.

January 8, 2013
In a recent matter an attorney from the criminal defense branch of our firm represented a criminal defendant faced with the charges of Driving Under the Influence, and Illegal change of lanes. The attorney successfully negotiated for the immediate dismissal of one of the charges and the eventual dismissal of the other (upon completion of probation).

January 4, 2013
In a recent case one of the criminal defense attorneys from our firm represented an individual facing the charges of Speeding (50 in a 35) and Alcohol Restricted Driver, in the Salt Lake City Justice Court. The speeding charge was dismissed outright, and no jail time was required by the court for either.

January 3, 2013
Recently our firm represented a criminal defendant faced with the charges of Head Lamp Violation, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs, Alcohol Restricted Drivers, Interlock Restricted Driver Operating a Vehicle Without IL System, Driving With Wrong Class of License, and Ignition Interlock Violation, in the Sandy Justice Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. Our attorney negotiated an agreement wherein four of the charges were dismissed outright.

December 3, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Spanish Fork, Utah District Court where the defendant was facing misdemeanor charges for intoxication and criminal trespassing. Our lawyer negotiated dismissal of the intoxication charge and a reduction from a class A misdemeanor criminal trespass to a class B misdemeanor attempted criminal trespass. The agreement also involved a no-jail sentence.

November 27, 2012
A lawyer from our firm got a dismissal on a felony DUI case at preliminary hearing in the Salt Lake City, Utah District Court.

November 16, 2012
A criminal defense attorney from our firm recently defended a person charge with Driving Under the Influence of Drugs/Alcohol, a Class B Misdemeanor, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Provo District Court, in Utah County, Utah. The result of the case was very favorable for the defendant, in that one of the charges was dismissed entirely, and the other resulted in work diversion rather than jail time.

November 12, 2012
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Highland City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing four misdemeanor charges including a DUI. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction of the DUI to impaired driving. The plea deal also involved the dismissal of the remaining three misdemeanor charges and a no-jail sentence.

November 5, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing a misdemeanor DUI charge. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction from DUI to impaired driving with a no-jail sentence.

November 5, 2012
One of our lawyers negotiated a reduction from DUI to a misdemeanor impaired driving for a defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer also negotiated a dismissal of the misdemeanor charge for driving on a revoked driver’s license.

October 17, 2012
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court where the lawyer negotiated a reduction from a misdemeanor DUI to impaired driving. The lawyer also negotiated the dismissal of a misdemeanor charge for driving on suspension.

October 16, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court on four misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated dismissal of the charges of open container, speeding, and carrying a dangerous weapon while under the influence of alcohol. Our lawyer also negotiated a no-jail sentence to the remaining misdemeanor dui offense.

October 12, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Spanish Fork City, Utah District Court where he negotiated a one-level reduction of a misdemeanor DUI, the dismissal of a drug paraphernalia charge, and a no-jail sentence.

October 5, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Hurricane City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing four misdemeanors including a DUI. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to an impaired driving and the dismissal of the remaining misdemeanors. The reduction from DUI prevented the defendant from suffering a mandatory driver’s license suspension.

September 27, 2012
A lawyer from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Heber City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor DUI charge. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to an impaired driving and no jail. The reduction prevented a mandatory driver’s license suspension.

September 26, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Lehi City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing three misdemeanor charges including a DUI. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction of the DUI to an impaired driving and dismissal of the other two misdemeanors. The reduction included a no-jail agreement and prevented a mandatory drivers’ license suspension.

September 13, 2012
One of the lawyers at our office negotiated a reduction from DUI to impaired driving for one of our clients in the Utah County Justice Court. This reduction prevented the mandatory loss of driver’s license and the mandatory two day jail sentence.

September 10, 2012
Our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court where we negotiated a no jail sentence for a DUI, and a dismissal of an open container charge and a traffic violation.

September 10, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Summit County, Utah Justice Court where he negotiated an abeyance agreement to misdemeanor charges of intoxication and interfering with an arresting officer.

September 5, 2012
One of our lawyers appeared in the Hurricane City, Utah Justice Court to represent a criminal defendant facing misdemeanor charges for DUI, open container and two traffic violations. Our lawyer negotiated a reductions from DUI to impaired driving along with the dismissal of all other charges.

August 31, 2012
Our office represented a criminal defendant facing a DUI and other misdemeanor charges in the Holladay City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction of the DUI to an impaired driving and dismissal of the other charges. Because of these negotiations our client did not go to jail and he did not suffer a mandatory loss of his driver’s license.

August 27, 2012
A criminal defense lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Highland City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing a DUI charge. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction from DUI to a misdemeanor impaired driving. This reduction kept our client from going to jail, or from losing his driver’s license to a mandatory driver’s license suspension.

August 13, 2012
A Zabriskie Law Firm attorney negotiated the dismissal of four misdemeanor charges in the Nephi City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer also secured a no-jail sentence to the defendant’s misdemeanor DUI conviction.

August 6, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Murray City, Utah Justice Court. The defendant was facing 3 misdemeanor charges including a DUI. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction of the DUI charge to an Impaired Driving. The other 2 misdemeanors were dismissed. The reductions and dismissals resulted in a no-jail sentence and no loss of driver’s license.

August 7, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a man facing a misdemeanor DUI charge in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction from DUI to impaired driving with a no-jail sentence.

August 6, 2012
In the Provo City, Utah Justice Court one of our lawyers obtained pleas in abeyance to four misdemeanor counts of assault; disorderly conduct; intoxication; and interference with an arresting officer. No conviction will enter and the case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

July 30, 2012
A criminal defense lawyer from our office represented a defendant in the Millard County, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer convinced the prosecutor and judge to dismiss a misdemeanor for Driving Without Registration. Our lawyer also convinced the prosecutor and judge to reduce a misdemeanor DUI offense from a misdemeanor A to a misdemeanor B. The judge ordered a no-jail sentence.

July 19, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing three misdemeanor charges for a DUI Metabolite, Ignition Interlock Violation, and Driving on an (Alcohol) Revoked License. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of counts 2 and 3 with a guilty plea to the DUI Metabolite. Our lawyer convinced the judge to place the defendant on probation for twelve months and give him only 5 days of work diversion at the Utah County Jail in lieu of a jail sentence.

July 10, 2012
A lawyer from our office negotiated a reduction from a DUI charge to a misdemeanor impaired driving in the Duchesne County, Utah Justice Court. This agreement protected our client from suffering a mandatory driver’s license suspension. It also kept him from serving the mandatory jail time.

May 26, 2012
In a recent case a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant faced with the charges of Driving Under the Influence of Drugs/Alcohol, No Proof of Insurance, and Failure to Signal For 2 Seconds, all of which are misdemeanors, in the Nephi Justice Court, in Juab County, Utah. The outcome of the case was very favorable for our client. Two of the charges were dismissed in their entirety.

April 26, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Murray City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing a misdemeanor DUI charge. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to Impaired driving with a no-jail sentence. This agreement prevented what otherwise would have triggered a mandatory driver’s license suspension.

March 15, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor DUI charge. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to a misdemeanor Impaired Driving with a no-jail sentence. This reduction protected our client from what otherwise would have been a 180-day mandatory driver’s license suspension.

December 29, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Vernal City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated an Impaired Driving in lieu of a misdemeanor DUI charge. This amendment kept our client out of jail, and kept him from losing his driver’s license.

December 22, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Parowan City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of the misdemeanor offense of No Insurance. Our lawyer also negotiated a reduction from DUI to Impaired Driving with no jail.

December 12, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Lehi City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction from DUI to Impaired Driving. This reduction kept our client from serving a mandatory jail sentence and driver’s license suspension.

December 7, 2011
A lawyer from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a client in the Kane County, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction of a DUI charge to an Impaired Driving offense with no jail. Our lawyer also negotiated the dismissal of misdemeanor charges for Operation of a Personal Watercraft After Dark, and No Registration.

December 5, 2011
An attorney from Zabriskie Law Firm negotiated a reduction from our office negotiated a reduction from DUI to reckless driving in the Sanpete County Justice Court. This amendment kept our client from going to jail, or from losing his driver’s license.

November 30, 2011
A lawyer from our office negotiated dismissal of misdemeanor charges of Failure to Stop at Injury Accident, Open Container in a Vehicle, Expired Registration and Disturbing the Peace in the Salt Lake District Court. The only conviction that entered against the criminal defendant was the DUI which was supported by a 0.282 blood alcohol concentration.

November 14, 2011
Our office represented a criminal defendant accused of misdemeanor DUI in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction from DUI to Impaired Driving with a no-jail sentence.

November 2, 2011
A lawyer from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court. The defendant was facing a misdemeanor charge of DUI. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to misdemeanor Reckless Driving. The negotiated plea prevented our client from going to jail.

October 26, 2011
In the Salt Lake City Justice Court a member of our criminal defense team represented a defendant facing a misdemeanor DUI charge. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to a misdemeanor Impaired Driving offense. This reduction prevented our client from suffering a 120-day driver’s license suspension.

October 18, 2011
One of our lawyers worked out a deal to reduce a DUI charge to an Impaired Driving for a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court. The deal also involved the dismissal of a misdemeanor Reckless Driving charge. This reduction kept our client from having a driver’s license suspension.

October 13, 2011
A defense attorney from our office represented a defendant facing misdemeanor charges in the Wasatch County, Utah Justice Court. Our attorney negotiated a reduction from DUI to Impaired Driving with no jail. Our lawyer also negotiated dismissal of two misdemeanor charges. This deal made our client eligible to have his driver’s license reinstated sixty days early.

October 12, 2011
One of our criminal defense lawyers represented a defendant in the Millard County, Utah District Court. Our client was facing a felony charge for failing to stop for a police officer. He was also facing a DUI charge. Our lawyer worked out a reduction of the felony to a class B misdemeanor, and got a deal for no additional jail time with credit for the five days already served.

September 28, 2011
A defense attorney from our office represented a criminal client in the Lehi City, Utah Justice Court. Our client was facing misdemeanor charges of DUI and for a traffic violation. Our lawyer got the traffic violation dismissed and got an agreement for no jail.

September 26, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of a marijuana charge, and an agreement for no jail for a DUI conviction.

August 23, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant who was accused of a felony DUI for a roll over car accident. In addition to the DUI, she was also charged with being and alcohol restricted driver and obstruction of justice. Thru plea negotiations our lawyer got all but the DUI dismissed. He also got an agreement to only a seven-day jail term in lieu of the mandatory sixty-two and a half.

August 23, 2011
One of the criminal defense lawyers in our firm represented a defendant in the Pleasant Grove City, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor charges of DUI and Possession of Marijuana. Our attorney negotiated a dismissal of the marijuana charge, and a reduction from DUI to Impaired Driving. This plea deal prevented our client from losing his driver’s license.

August 22, 2011
A criminal defense lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court on misdemeanor charges of DUI and Driving on Suspension. Our attorney negotiated a reduction of the DUI to Impaired Driving, and dismissal of the Driving on Suspension.

August 16, 2011
One of the criminal defense lawyers with our office negotiated an amendment from DUI to Misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana in the Layton, Utah District Court. Part of the deal involved back dating the conviction to the date of offense. Back-dating the conviction in this manner assured that our client would not suffer a six month Driver’s License suspension. The agreement also helped our client avoid the requirement that he have an ignition interlock installed in any car he operates for a period of 36 months.

August 15, 2011
A criminal defense lawyer from our firm represented a defendant in the Roy City, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor DUI charge. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction from DUI to Impaired Driving with a no-jail sentence.

August 5, 2011
Our criminal defense team represented a client in Sevier County, Utah Justice Court for a DUI allegation. Our criminal attorney negotiated a reduction to reckless driving with no jail and only seven days of probation.

August 2, 2011
We represented a criminal defendant in the Millard County, Utah Justice Court for a DUI and Open Container. Our client had a breath alcohol level of more than 2 times the legal limit. Our criminal defense attorney got the judge to depart from the statutory minimum of ten days jail, and impose only five days of jail time.

July 26, 2011
One of the criminal defense lawyers with our office represented a client in a DUI case in the Logan City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to reckless driving with no jail.

July 26, 2011
We represented a client on a DUI charge in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. Our criminal lawyer negotiated a reduction to Impaired Driving saving our client from many of the negative sentencing and driver’s license conditions associated with a DUI conviction.

July 14, 2011
One of our defense attorneys represented a client charged with aDUI in the Utah County Justice Court. He negotiated a reduction to Impaired Driving, and got a no-jail sentence for our client. Because of this plea bargain our client is eligible for early reinstatement of his driving privileges.

July 11, 2011
Our office represented a client in the Fourth District Court in Provo, Utah facing a 2nd Degree Felony drug possession charge, a misdemeanor for possession of drug paraphernalia, a metabolite DUI, and a couple of minor traffic related offenses. We negotiated a deal that got the felony drug charge and the paraphernalia charge dismissed. Our client was placed on probation with a suspended jail sentence.

July 7, 2011
In the Carbon County Justice Court located in Price, Utah we negotiated a deal for a client charged with DUI Metabolite, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Based upon the negotiation our client’s guilty pleas to the marijuana and paraphernalia charges were held in abeyance. This means that the only conviction appearing on her record is for the DUI Metabolite offense. The deal we negotiated also kept our client from serving any jail time.

July 6, 2011
Our office resolved a case for a client charged with a DUI in the Monticello, Utah District Court. One of our criminal defense attorneys negotiated a reduction to Impaired Driving and got a no-jail sentence for our client. Because of this plea bargain our client is eligible for early reinstatement of his driver’s license.

July 6, 2011
In the Orem, Utah Justice Court we negotiated a reduction in a DUI case to the reduced charge of Impaired Driving. We also negotiated dismissal of a Driving on Denied License charge in the same case. This agreement allows our client to apply for early reinstatement of driving privileges.

June 30, 2011
In a justice court located in Utah County, Utah we negotiated a reduction from DUI to Impaired Driving for a client who had a prior DUI conviction. This reduction kept our client out of jail and enabled him to get an early reinstatement of his driver’s license.

June 8, 2011
South Salt Lake City Justice Court; negotiated a reduction from DUI to Impaired Driving with dismissal of all other charges and no jail.

June 8, 2011
Park City Justice Court; negotiated a dismissal for a client charged with Intoxication.

2006
Jury conviction to class B misdemeanor instead of the charged third degree felony DUI for running down a pedestrian on the roadside sending her into a coma while defendant’s BAC was a twice the legal limit.

Juvenile Cases

December 19, 2012
A criminal defense attorney from our firm recently represented a person facing the criminal charge of measurable blood, breath, or urine alcohol concentration – Minor, a class B misdemeanor, in the Syracuse City justice court, in Davis County, Utah. Our attorney successful negotiated a deal wherein all jail time was suspended, and a fine and probation was all that was required by the court.

November 20, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated reductions from two felonies for dealing in materials harmful to a minor down to two class A misdemeanors.

November 19, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court where he was facing multiple misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of charges for giving false information to a cop and having alcohol at a park. Our lawyer also negotiated pleas in abidance to the charges of unlawful possession of alcohol by a minor and possession of tobacco by a minor. The abeyance agreement assures that no criminal convictions will enter and that the charges will be dismissed after short period of good behavior.

November 7, 2012
One of our lawyers appeared in the Wayne County, Utah Justice Court where he was able to negotiated a plea in abeyance for a criminal defendant facing misdemeanor charges for illegal drug possession and possession of alcohol by a minor. These charges will be dismissed after a period of good behavior. In the meantime no convictions will enter on the defendant’s criminal record.

October 31, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant facing a misdemeanor minor in possession of alcohol charge in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance for the defendant. This agreement provided that no criminal conviction will enter and that the case is to be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

October 18, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor charge for consumption of alcohol by a minor. Our lawyer negotiated an abeyance assuring that no conviction will enter and the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

October 17, 2012
One of the lawyers from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Washington County, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor charge for furnishing alcohol to a minor. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance for the defendant. So long as the defendant complies with the conditions no conviction will enter and the case will be dismissed.

October 11, 2012
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court where the defendant was facing a misdemeanor charge for minor in possession of alcohol. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance with a dismissal after a period of good behavior. No conviction will enter and the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

October 2, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Logan City, Utah Justice Court where he negotiated an abeyance to a minor in possession of alcohol charge. The charge will be dismissed after a period of good behavior. In the meantime, no conviction will enter.

September 27, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor charge for alcohol consumption by a minor. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance assuring that no conviction will enter against our client so long as she demonstrates a few months of good behavior.

September 18, 2012
One of the attorneys from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Summit County, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor charge for unlawful sexual activity with a minor. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance. The abeyance provides that no conviction is to enter so long as our client shows several months of good behavior.

September 18, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing a misdemeanor charge for minor in possession. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance. The deal assures that no conviction will enter and that the charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

September 18, 2012
One of our lawyers negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor minor in possession charge in the Salt Lake County Justice Court. The charge will be dismissed after a few months of good behavior. While the abeyance period is pending no conviction will enter.

September 5, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a defendant in the Hurricane City, Utah Justice Court. The lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the charge of contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Because of the abeyance agreement the defendant will not go to jail, no conviction will enter, and the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

August 10, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer got the court to dismiss a misdemeanor Public Intoxication charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor charge of Possession of Alcohol by a Minor. The plea in abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and that the charge will be dismissed in twelve months.

August 3, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Grand County, Utah Justice Court. In that matter our lawyer managed to negotiate a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor offense of Minor in Possession of Alcohol. This agreement assures that the case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior. Additional, our client will suffer a mandatory suspension of his Utah driver’s license.

July 2, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a defendant charged with a misdemeanor for possession of alcohol by a minor. Our lawyer arranged a plea in abeyance in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. This arrangement involved no conviction, no formal probation and no jail. The case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

January 4, 2012
A lawyer from Zabriskie Law Firm obtained a plea in abeyance for a criminal defendant in the Logan City, Utah Justice Court to a charge of Minor in Possession of Alcohol. This agreement prevented a driver’s license suspension and also prevented a conviction from entering.

January 4, 2012
An attorney from our firm negotiated a plea in abeyance for a defendant in the Logan City, Utah Justice Court to a charge of Minor in Possession of Alcohol. This deal prevented a driver’s license suspension and also prevented a conviction from entering.

December 22, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court on misdemeanor charges of Supplying Alcohol to a Minor and Minor in Possession of Alcohol. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance which prevented conviction from entering and also prevented a driver’s license suspension.

December 20, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Pleasant Grove City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor offense of Minor in Possession of Alcohol. The abeyance prevented our client from having a conviction enter, and also prevented him from losing his driver’s license.

December 1, 2011
A lawyer from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court on misdemeanor charges of Obstructing Justice, Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor, Possession of Alcohol by a Minor, and Interference with and Arresting Officer. Our attorney managed to negotiate a plea in abeyance to all charges with no jail and no criminal conviction entered. All charges will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

December 1, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court on misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the charges of Obstructing Justice, Interfering with an Arresting Officer, and Possession of Alcohol by a Minor. No was imposed and the case will be dismissed after twelve months.

November 30, 2011
One of our attorneys negotiated a plea in abeyance to the charge of Alcohol Possession by a Minor in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court. The case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 17, 2011
A lawyer from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge of Minor in Possession of Alcohol in the Utah County Justice Court. This deal assures no jail, no conviction and a dismissal of the case after twelve months of good behavior.

November 17, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the offence of Unlawful Possession of Alcohol by a Minor. Since the case was resolved by a plea in abeyance no conviction will enter in the case and the charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

October 17, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant facing misdemeanor charges in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the charges of Possession of Alcohol by a Minor, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The plea in abeyance assures that no conviction will enter on our client’s criminal record, and that the charges will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

October 17, 2011
A lawyer from our office represent a girl facing a misdemeanor charge for Possession of Alcohol by a Minor in the Midvale City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer arranged a plea in abeyance deal for her along with an order for early reinstatement of her driving privileges. As this was a plea in abeyance, no conviction will appear on her record, and the case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

October 17, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a man facing misdemeanor charges in the Midvale City, Utah Justice Court. Our client was facing misdemeanor charges of Unlawful Possession of Alcohol by a Minor and Interfering with an Arresting Officer. Our lawyer worked out a plea in abeyance which assures that no conviction will appear on our client’s criminal history, and that the case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior. Our lawyer also got an order from the judge for early reinstatement of our client’s driving privilege.

September 30, 2011
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court. The client was facing ten felony charges for Sexual Exploitation of a Minor. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of all charges.

September 28, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor charge for Possession of Alcohol by a Minor. Our lawyer negotiated an order for no jail and early reinstatement of driving privileges.

August 31, 2011 
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court on the charge of misdemeanor Alcohol Possession by a Minor. Our office convinced the prosecutor and judge to back-date his conviction six months so the defendant would not lose his driver’s license for six months.

August 4, 2011
Our criminal defense team represented a client in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court for the charge of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor. It is alleged that our client had under-aged girls drinking alcohol at his home with marijuana present. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated a plea in abeyance assuring that our client will not have a criminal conviction on his record, and that the case will be dismissed in twelve months.

July 21, 2011
One of our defense attorneys negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client charged with Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor in the Utah County Justice Court. His charges will be dismissed at the end of twelve months.

July 19, 2011
A lawyer with our office represented a criminal defendant in the South Jordan City, Utah Justice Court. The defendant was accused of possessing alcohol as a minor. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance. At the end of six months the charge will be dismissed. The abeyance agreement assures that no conviction will appear on our client’s criminal history, and that our client will not lose his driver’s license based upon a conviction.

Sexual Crime Cases

April 4, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Sexual Solicitation in the Salt Lake City Justice Court. We successfully negotiated for the eventual dismissal of the charge.

March 20, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Lewdness, Unlawful Detention, and Sexual Battery in the 4th District Court of Provo, Utah. Our belief in this case was that there was no basis for the charges. Accordingly, we convinced the court to dismiss all charges.

March 6, 2014
Our firm was recently retained to defend an individual faced with the charge of Unlawful Sex Activity With A Minor in the Grantsville Justice Court. Our assessment of the case was that there was insufficient evidence and that the charge should be dismissed. We successfully conveyed our opinion to the court as the charge was eventually dismissed.

February 6, 2013
In a recent case, one of our defense attorneys defended a criminal defendant faced with two counts of Unlawful Sex with a Minor, in the Springville City Justice Court. Our attorney’s objective was to negotiate an agreement wherein no jail time would be required and the charges would eventually be dismissed. He was successful in his efforts.

December 2, 2011
An attorney from our firm stayed off felony charges by entering our client into a guilty plea to a class B misdemeanor in the Garland City Justice Court to a misdemeanor for Sex Abuse of a Child.

November 2, 2011
An attorney from our office got a reduction from a felony Sex Abuse charge to a misdemeanor in the West Jordan, Utah Juvenile Court.

October 29, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court. The defendant was facing a misdemeanor charge for sexual solicitation. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance assuring that no conviction will enter and the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

June 14, 2011
We negotiated a plea deal dismissing 9 counts of Felony Unlawful Sexual Activity with a Minor and one Felony count for Witness Tampering in exchange for our client enter guilty pleas to four counts of Felony Unlawful Sexual Activity with a Minor. Our client, a 24-year-old male, followed our instructions on how to prepare for sentencing and after our criminal defense team made its arguments the American Fork District court excused our client from serving any time in jail.

2005
Full acquittal by jury of criminal defendant accused of plying an under-aged female victim with alcohol and pornographic movies before participating with others in sodomizing and brutally gang raping the victim.

Theft Crime Cases

April 29, 2014
Here, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented a person in the West Jordan City Justice Court who was facing the charge of Theft. The attorney negotiated for the dismissal of the charge.

April 9, 2014
In one of our recent cases we represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake County Justice Court who was charged with Theft Of Services, a Class B Misdemeanor. We were able to convince the court to dismiss the charge.

March 26, 2014
One of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm was recently retained to defend an individual in the Provo City Justice Court who was charged with Theft. The attorney negotiated for the dismissal of the charge.

March 26, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Theft Of Services in the Salt Lake City Justice Court. We convinced the court to dismiss the charge at the end of a short probationary period.

March 25, 2014
Recently, our firm was retained to represent a criminal defendant who was facing the charges of Theft, a 2nd Degree Felony, and Criminal Mischief, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the 4th District Court of Juab. We convinced the court to dismiss the charge of Criminal Mischief and to reduce the level of the Theft charge.

March 11, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Theft in the Davis County Justice Court. We convinced the court to dismiss the charge.

March 3, 2014
In this particular case our firm was retained to defend an individual charged with Burglary, a 2nd Degree Felony, and Theft Of Mislaid/Lost/Mistaken Property, a 3rd Degree Felony, in the 3rd District Court of West Jordan. We successfully negotiated for the dismissal of the theft charge, and for the reduction of the burglary charge. Also, we convinced the court not to impose any prison time.

April 25, 2013
Here, our firm defended an individual facing the criminal charge of Retail Theft (Shoplifting), a 3rd Degree felony, in the 3rd District Court of Salt Lake City. By definition a felony carries the possibility of extensive jail time, however, our attorney was successful in procuring NO JAIL TIME for our client, as well as a drastic reduction in court fines.

April 22, 2013
Recently, one of our clients was facing the criminal charge of Theft in the District Court of Utah County. We argued for the dismissal of the charge, which given the facts of the case, we believed would be the appropriate outcome. We were in fact successful in acquiring a dismissal of the charge.

April 22, 2013
In one of our recent cases, the criminal defense wing of our firm represented an individual facing the criminal charge of Theft, a Class A Misdemeanor, in the Spanish Fork District Court. The outcome of this case was particularly favorable for our client, as the charge was DISMISSED.

April 22, 2013
In a recent matter, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented a person facing the criminal charges of Burglary Of A Vehicle, and Criminal Mischief in the Fourth District Court of Utah County. The outcome of the case was very favorable for our client, as both of the charges were dismissed outright and with prejudice.

April 19, 2013
In this case, one of our attorneys defended a person faced with the charge of Theft in the 4th District Court, in Utah County. The attorney was able to successfully negotiate for a reduction in the charge and in the fines imposed by the court.

April 19, 2013
Recently, our firm defended an individual who was facing criminal charges of Theft, and Burglary Of A Vehicle in the 4th District Court of Spanish Fork. Our client was facing a potential prison sentence of two years; however, we negotiated for the suspension of all but 25 days. Furthermore, we negotiated a reduction in the level of charges and in the amount of court fines that was imposed.

April 19, 2013
In a recent case, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented a criminal defendant facing charges of Theft, and Criminal Mischief in the 4th District Court of Spanish Fork. The potential jail time in this case was substantial; however, the attorney was successful in negotiating for NO JAIL TIME. Further, the attorney negotiated for a drastic reduction in court fines.

April 16, 2013
In this particular case, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm defended an individual facing the criminal charge of Retail Theft (Shoplifting), a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Orem City Justice Court. The outcome of the case was very favorable for our client in that NO JAIL TIME was imposed, and the court fine was reduced drastically.

February 12, 2013
Our firm recently defended a criminal defendant faced with the charge of Theft, a Class A Misdemeanor, in the District Court of Provo, in Utah County, Utah. The outcome of the case was very favorable for the defendant, in that he was not required to serve any jail time and there was a substantial diminution in the fine imposed by the court.

February 6, 2013
Our firm recently represented a person faced with a 3rd Degree Felony theft charge in the 3rd District Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. As a felony charges carry a possibility of extended jail time, our objective in this type of case is to avoid any jail time. Here, we were successful in procuring a plea in abeyance. Which means, no jail time was imposed by the court, and after a short probationary period, the charge will be dismissed in its entirety.

February 6, 2013
Recently, a person facing the criminal charge of Shoplifting, a Class B Misdemeanor, retained our firm to represent him in the Taylorsville Justice Court. We fought for a dismissal of the charge because we believed it had no legal merit. We were successful in our efforts, as the charge was dismissed in its entirety.

February 5, 2013
One of our criminal defense attorneys recently represented a criminal defendant in the Springville Justice Court who was facing three criminal charges consisting of Trespass, a Class B Misdemeanor, Attempted Theft, a Class C Misdemeanor, and Theft by Receiving Stolen Property, a Class B Misdemeanor. The attorney was able to procure a plea in abeyance for the defendant, which means that upon successful completion of probation all charges will be dismissed.

January 31, 2013 
Our firm was recently retained to defend an individual facing the criminal charge of Retail Theft, in the West Jordan City Justice Court. Our objective in this case was to procure plea in abeyance, so that upon completion of probation the charge would be dismissed and our client would have a “clean record”. We were successful in that endeavor.

January 28, 2013
In a recent case, a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented a person faced with charge of retail theft in the West Jordan District Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. We were successful in procuring for our client a deal wherein no jail time was ordered by the court, and the charge will be dismissed in its entirety after a short probationary period.

January 28, 2013
In this case, we were retained to defend an individual who had been charged with Retail Theft (shoplifting), a Class B Misdemeanor, in the 4th District Court of Provo, in Utah County, Utah. In cases like this one a defense attorney’s primary objective is to assure that no jail time is imposed by the court, so that the defendant is able to immediately move on with his life. Our efforts were to persuade the court not to require any jail time were successful.

January 25, 2013
In this case, we represented a criminal defendant faced with the criminal charges of Attempted Burglary, a 3rd Degree Felony, Theft by Receiving Stolen Property, a 2nd Degree Felony, and Burglary, a 3rd Degree Felony, in the District Court of Provo, in Utah County, Utah. In this type of case, an aggressive defense is imperative, as the potential prison sentence could be years. We were very proactive in our approach to this case, and successfully procured a dramatic decrease in the court’s imposition of punishment.

January 10, 2013
Recently a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented an individual charged with Theft, a Class B misdemeanor, in the Murray Justice Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. The attorney was able to negotiate an agreement wherein the defendant was given probation, which upon successful completion, all charges will be dropped.

December 17, 2012
A client of our firm was recently faced with the criminal charges of retail theft (shoplifting) and failure to appear on a citation, both misdemeanors, in the Lindon City justice court, in Utah County, Utah. One of our criminal defense attorneys was successful in procuring a dismissal of the one of the charges and a plea in abeyance for the other. As a result, our client was not required to serve jail time and upon successful completion of probation the remaining charge will be dismissed.

November 28, 2012
In a recent case a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant who was charged with theft by receiving stolen property and theft by deception in the Springville justice court, in Utah County, Utah. The attorney was able to negotiate the dismissal of the charge of theft by deception. With regard to the charge of theft by receiving stolen property, our criminal defense attorney successfully negotiated an agreement wherein no jail time was required by the court.

November 28, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Springville City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing multiple theft-related misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of a charge for theft by receiving stolen property in exchange for a guilty plea with no jail to a charge for theft by receiving stolen property.

November 19, 2012
One of the lawyers from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance for a criminal client in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. Our client had been facing a misdemeanor charge for theft by receiving stolen property. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

November 16, 2012
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Spanish Fork, Utah District Court. Our lawyer secured the dismissal of a misdemeanor retail theft charge. Our lawyer also negotiated a reduction from a class A misdemeanor obstruction of justice to a class B misdemeanor with no-jail sentence.

November 14, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Spanish Fork, Utah District Court where the defendant was facing misdemeanor charges for theft and burglary of a vehicle. Our attorney negotiated a dismissal of the burglary charge and a no contest plea to the misdemeanor theft offense with a no-jail sentence.

October 25, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court where the defendant was facing up to 15 years in prison. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of theft and a paraphernalia charges. He also negotiated a reduction from second degree felonies for drugs and burglary to third degree felonies with probation instead of a prison term.

October 23, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City District Court where the defendant was facing a misdemeanor theft charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance assuring that no conviction will enter and that the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

October 22, 2012
One of our lawyers appeared with a criminal client in the Payson City, Utah Justice Court where the client was facing a simple misdemeanor theft charge. Due to multiple prior theft convictions the case could have been enhanced to a felony. However, our lawyer convinced the prosecutor to maintain the misdemeanor charge with a no-jail conviction.

October 17, 2012
One of our defense attorneys recently represented a criminal defendant facing the charges of Attempted Unlawful Acquisition/Possession/Transfer of a card, Attempted Theft by Receiving Stolen Property, Burglary of a Vehicle, and Obtaining an Identifying Document of Another, all Class A misdemeanors, in the Cedar District Court, in Iron County, Utah. At the time that the court’s disposition was given in this matter, our attorney was able to negotiate the reduction of all but one day of the jail time. Meaning, our client served one day in jail after his trial and was free to go.

October 2, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the West Valley City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer convinced the prosecutor to dismiss a misdemeanor retail theft charge.

September 26, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Ogden, Utah District Court where he was facing a second degree felony charge for burglary. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to a third degree felony attempted burglary. Our lawyer negotiated an agreement to further reduce to a misdemeanor upon successful completion of probation.

September 26, 2012
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Ogden, Utah District Court where he was facing a second degree felony theft charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea to a reduced third degree felony charge with an agreement to further reduce to a misdemeanor upon successful completion of probation.

September 24, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Taylorsville City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing a misdemeanor retail theft charge. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to an attempt with an agreement to hold the guilty plea in abeyance for twelve months at which time the case will be dismissed. In the interim, no conviction will enter on the defendant’s criminal record.

September 18, 2012
A Zabriskie Law Firm lawyer negotiated a dismissal of a misdemeanor retail theft charge in the Washington County, Utah Justice Court.

September 18, 2012
A Zabriskie Law Firm lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court for a client facing a misdemeanor retail theft charge. The deal provides that no conviction will enter and that the charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

September 13, 2012
An attorney from our Provo, Utah office represented a criminal defendant in the Pleasant Grove, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor retail theft charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance. This agreement assures that the charge will be dismissed after a few months of good behavior. No conviction will enter in the mean time.

September 13, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Pleasant Grove City, Utah Justice Court. The defendant was facing a misdemeanor charge for retail theft. Our attorney negotiated a plea in abeyance. The plea in abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and that the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

September 10, 2012
Our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court where the client was facing a misdemeanor retail theft charge. Our office negotiated a plea in abeyance assuring dismissal after a period of good behavior. In the meantime no conviction will enter.

September 10, 2012
One of the attorneys from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor retail theft charge in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter against our client so long has he demonstrates a period of good behavior. At the end of the abeyance period the charge will be dismissed.

August 31, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated an abeyance agreement to a misdemeanor theft of services. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and the charge will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

August 31, 2012
One of our lawyers negotiated the dismissal of a theft of services charge.

August 29, 2012
A Zabriskie Law Firm lawyer represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. The defendant was facing two theft related misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of one charge and a limited jail sentence for the remaining charge.

August 29, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah Fourth District Court where the defendant was facing a second degree felony charge for public assistance fraud. The defendant was facing up to fifteen years in the Utah State Prison. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to a third degree felony with a no-jail sentence.

August 24, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a defendant in the Saratoga Springs City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor retail theft charge. Our lawyer negotiated a deal hold the defendant’s plea in abeyance assuring no conviction will enter, and assuring that the charge will be dismissed after a period of twelve months.

August 16, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the West Jordan City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge of theft. The client will not go to jail and no conviction will enter so long as he complies with the abeyance conditions.

August 13, 2012
One of our lawyers appeared in the Taylorsville City, Utah Justice Court to represent a defendant facing the misdemeanor charge of retail theft. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance. The abeyance assures that no criminal conviction will enter and that the case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

August 8, 2012
An attorney from our office negotiated a reduction from a third degree felony theft to a class A misdemeanor theft in the Provo, Utah District Court.

July 30, 2012
An attorney from our Provo, Utah office represented a client accused of committing a misdemeanor Retail Theft. Our lawyer managed to convince the Provo City prosecutor and the Provo City Justice Court judge to dismiss the charge and close the case.

July 30, 2012
A Zabriskie Law Firm attorney appeared for a criminal defendant facing sentencing for a misdemeanor Retail Theft in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. The defendant had recently been convicted for a prior Retail Theft offense so she was facing a real possibility of being sentenced to jail. Our lawyer argued for no jail and convinced the judge to instead place the defendant on twelve months of good-behavior probation.

July 17, 2012
One of the lawyers from our office got a misdemeanor Theft charge dismissed in the Weber County, Utah Justice Court.

July 17, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Roy City, Utah Justice Court where he got a misdemeanor theft case dismissed.

July 9, 2012
One of our lawyers negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. The client was facing two misdemeanor charges for retail theft. Because of the plea being held in abeyance no convictions will enter and the charges will be dismissed after a short period of good behavior.

March 23, 2012

We represented a criminal defendant faced with theft, a Class A Misdemeanor, in the 4th District Court in Spanish Fork, Utah County, Utah. We procured an agreement wherein there was a dramatic reduction in the court’s imposition of punishment.

January 4, 2012
An attorney from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance for a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. Our client was charged with a class B misdemeanor for Theft. The abeyance prevents any conviction from entering against our client. The case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

December 29, 2011
A lawyer from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor Retail Theft in the Riverdale City, Utah Justice Court. The abeyance prevents any conviction from entering and ultimately assures that the case will be dismissed.

December 14, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the West Jordan, Utah District on a misdemeanor Retail Theft charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance so that no conviction would enter and no jail would be ordered.

December 5, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to a Disorderly Conduct charge. Our lawyer also negotiated a reduction from the charge of Theft. The case will be dismissed after three months of good behavior.

November 28, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge of Retail Theft with an agreement to dismiss the charge after twelve months of good behavior.

November 23, 2011
A lawyer from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor Retail Theft in the Ogden City, Utah Justice Court. The charge will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

November 18, 2011
A lawyer from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Holladay City, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor theft charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance with not conviction entered and no jail served. The criminal charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 18, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Iron County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge of Retail Theft. The abeyance prevents a conviction from entering and assures a full dismissal of the case after twelve months of good behavior.

November 2, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the American Fork, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to misdemeanor theft charge. The abeyance assures dismissal of the charge after twelve months of good behavior, with no conviction appearing in the meantime.

November 1, 2011
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to a misdemeanor with no jail from an original third degree felony burglary charge.

October 3, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant facing multiple felony charges for Fraud and Theft in the Provo, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated a deal for community service instead of jail, and for a reduction to misdemeanors after probation.

September 30, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court on a Retail Theft charge. Our lawyer got the case dismissed on double jeopardy grounds.

September 22, 2011
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Centerville City, Utah Justice Court on a class B misdemeanor charge of Retail Theft. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to a class C misdemeanor and no jail with a further reduction to an infraction after probation.

September 22, 2011
A lawyer from our criminal defense team represented defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court on a second degree felony charge for allegedly stealing a utility trailer. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of the charge a couple of weeks before the scheduled jury trial.

September 19, 2011
One of our criminal defense lawyers represented a defendant in the Springville City, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor retail theft charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance agreement that keeps our client from having a conviction on her record. The abeyance also assures that the case will be dismissed in twelve months.

September 12, 2011
A criminal attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor charge of Retail Theft. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance. This arrangement assures that the charges will be dismissed at the end of twelve months. In the meantime no conviction will appear on our client’s record and he will not serve any time in jail.

September 2, 2011
One of the defense attorneys from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake County, Utah District Court for a felony theft charge. Our attorney negotiated a reduction to a class A misdemeanor with no jail.

August 31, 2011
An Attorney from our office represented an accused criminal in the Salt Lake County Justice Court on a misdemeanor theft charge. He was accused of stealing a lift pass from a local ski resort. Our attorney negotiated a reduction to a class C misdemeanor, and an agreement to hold the guilty plea in abeyance. The abeyance agreement assures that our client will not serve any jail time, and will not have a conviction appear on his criminal record.

August 31, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah District Court for the allegation that he burglarized a vehicle. Our attorney negotiated no-jail probation, and a reduction to a class B misdemeanor to take place after probation.

August 30, 2011
We negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client charged in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court with five misdemeanor theft offenses. The plea in abeyance assured that our client did not go to jail and no conviction went on his record.

August 24, 2011
A criminal defense lawyer from our office represented a client in the Salt Lake City, Utah District Court on multiple felony theft charges. Our lawyer got one charge dismissed, and the other charge reduced to a misdemeanor with no jail.

August 23, 2011
A criminal defense attorney from our law firm represented a client in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court for an accusation of retail theft. He negotiated a plea in abeyance for our client. Due to this plea deal our client will not have a criminal conviction on his record, and he will not do any jail time. Charges will be dismissed after twelve months.

August 22, 2011
A criminal defense attorney from our office represented a defendant in the Orem City Utah Justice Court. The defendant was charged with two theft related offenses. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of on charge and no-jail probation agreement for our client.

August 19, 2011
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor charge of Retail Theft. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance for the defendant. Because of this deal no conviction will go on our client’s record and he will not serve any time in jail.

August 15, 2011
One of our criminal defense attorneys represented a client accused of Retail Theft in the Hurricane City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance for our client. The case will be dismissed after six months and our client will do no jail time. During the plea in abeyance period, no conviction will appear on our client’s criminal record.

August 11, 2011
A lawyer with our office represented a criminal defendant in the West Jordan, Utah District Court. The defendant was accused of committing a felony theft punishable by up to fifteen years in prison. Our criminal lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance that assured no jail and no conviction. Based upon the plea in abeyance agreement the case will be dismissed after three years.

August 4, 2011
We represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court on a charge of Retail Theft. Our criminal attorney negotiated a reduction to a Class C Misdemeanor for Attempted Retail Theft and no jail time.

August 1, 2011
Our criminal defense team represented a client in the West Valley City, Utah Justice Court on a charge of Retail Theft. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated a deal to a plea in abeyance. Based upon the plea deal, no conviction will appear on our client’s criminal record and the charge will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

July 26, 2011
We represented a client in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court for an accusation of Retail Theft. We negotiated a plea in abeyance agreement. Pursuant to this agreement, the case will be dismissed in April of 2012.

June 28, 2011
We kept a client from having a theft conviction placed on her record at the Provo City Justice Court by negotiating a plea in abeyance deal for her. The plea in abeyance provides that her case will be dismissed after 6 months on probation.

May 23, 2011
Our defense team represented a client at a sentencing hearing in the Summit County District Court who had been convicted of 2ndDegree Felony Aggravated Burglary for his participation in with a group of others in entering a home in the middle of the night toassault an occupant. After hearing argument from our criminal defense lawyer the judge imposed a 165 day jail sentence with credit for 140 days already served.

Felony Cases

April 22, 2014
A client of our firm was recently faced with two counts of Forgery, a 3rd Degree Felony, in the Sixth District Court Garfield County in Panguitch, Utah. Given the level of the charges, our client was facing what could have amounted to years in prison. However, we believed that the state’s evidence was insufficient, and that the charges should be dismissed. We successfully convinced the court to dismiss both charges.

April 9, 2014
In this case we represented a criminal defendant in the Eighth District Court of Vernal, Utah who was charged with Drive On Revocation, a Class C Misdemeanor, and Purchase, Possess, Use Of A Firearm By Restricted Person, a 3rd Degree Felony. As a result of the felony charge, our client was facing what could have amounted to a lengthy prison sentence if convicted. However, we were successful in negotiating for a reduction of the charge, and in convincing the court to impose probation as opposed to prison time.

April 8, 2014
Recently, a client of our firm was charged with Stalking, a 3rd Degree Felony, in the 2nd District Court of Farmington, Utah. Based on the facts of the case we did not believe that the charge was warranted, and argued accordingly. We were successful in that we convinced the court to dismiss the charge.

April 8, 2014
In this case our firm was retained to defend a criminal defendant in the 4th District Court of American Fork, Utah who was charged with Unlawful Acquisition/Possession/Transfer – Card, a 3rd Degree Felony, Attempted Unlawful Acquisition/Possession/Transfer – Card, a 3rd Degree Felony, Attempted Forgery, a 3rd Degree Felony, Forgery, a 3rd Degree Felony, and two counts of Unlawful Use Of A Financial Transaction Card, a Class B Misdemeanor. We were able to convince the court to dismiss two of the charges, and to reduce the remaining charges to misdemeanors as opposed to felonies. Also, we convinced the court to not impose any jail time.

March 19, 2014
In this particular case our client was charged with Attempted Forgery, a 3rd Degree Felony, and Theft in the 4th District Court of Provo, Utah. We procured the dismissal of the Theft charge, and the reduction of the charge from a felony to a misdemeanor. Also, our client was not ordered to serve any jail time.

March 3, 2014
Recently, our firm represented a criminal defendant in the 4th district Court of Provo who was faced with seven counts of Securities Fraud, a 2nd Degree Felony, seven counts of Unregistered Securities Agent, a 3rd Degree Felony, one count of Pattern Of Unlawful Activity, a 2nd Degree Felony, and one count of Money Laundering, a 2nd Degree Felony. All together our client was facing 14 different felony charges and if convicted, was facing decades in prison. However, we argued vigorously for the dismissal of the charges and were successful in that we procured the dismissal of all but one of the charges. Also, we convinced the court not to impose any jail time.

Other Misdemeanor Cases

April 30, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Rental: License Required, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Clearfield Justice Court. We successfully negotiated for the reduction of the charge to a simple infraction.

April 25, 2014
In this case our client was facing the criminal charge of Issuing A Bad Check Or Draft, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Davis County Justice Court. We convinced the court to eventually dismiss the charge.

April 24, 2014
Recently, one of our criminal defense attorneys represented an individual in the Orem City Justice Court who was facing the criminal charge of Purchase, Possess, Consume By Minor – Measurable Amounts. We were able to convince the court to dismiss the charge.

April 23, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Criminal Mischief, and Disorderly Conduct in the Lehi City Justice Court. We were able to procure the eventual dismissal of both charges.

April 21, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Bicycles Yield To Pedestrians On Walkway, and Fail To Appear On Citation in the Utah County Justice Court. We convinced the court to dismiss both of the charges.

April 16, 2014
Recently, our firm was retained to represent an individual in the 3rd District Court of Salt Lake who was charged with Violation Of Protective Order, a Class A Misdemeanor. We negotiated for the eventual dismissal of the charge.

April 11, 2014
Our firm was recently retained to defend an individual in the 4th District Court of American Fork who was charged with Criminal Trespass, and Unlawful For Minor To Consume An Alcoholic Product. We were able to convince the court to eventually dismiss both charges.

April 11, 2014
Here, one of our criminal defense attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the 4th District Court of American Fork who was charged with Criminal Trespass, a Class A Misdemeanor. The attorney argued that there was no factual basis for the charge. The attorney was successful in convincing the court to dismiss the charge.

April 3, 2014
Here, we were retained to defend an individual in the Utah County Justice Court who was charged with Driving On Suspended/Revoked/Denied License – Alcohol Related, and Interlock Restricted Driver Operating Vehicle Without Interlock System. We were able to get one of the charges dismissed outright.

April 3, 2014
In this particular case our client was charged with Intoxication, Disorderly Conduct, and Fail To Appear On Citation in the Utah County Justice Court. We successfully argued for the dismissal of two of the three charges.

April 2, 2014
In this particular case our client was charged in the Orem City Justice Court with Animal At Large, a Class B Misdemeanor, and Dog Attacking Person Or Animal, also a Class B Misdemeanor. We procured the dismissal of one of the charges and convinced the court to allow a No Contest plea for the other.

April 2, 2014
In this case our client was charged with Child Abuse – Injury/Reckless, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Springville Justice Court in Utah County. The charge was reduced to a Class C Misdemeanor, and the Court did not order any jail time.

March 27, 2014
In this case our client was charged in the Midvale Justice Court with Carrying A Concealed Dangerous Weapon, and Prostitution. We negotiated for the eventual dismissal of both of the charges.

March 20, 2014
In one of our recent cases we defended an individual in the West Jordan City Justice Court who was charged with the crime of Criminal Trespass Upon School Property. The outcome of the case was extremely favorable for our client as we successfully negotiated for the dismissal of the charge.

March 18, 2014
Here, our client was charged with Failure To Remain At Scene Of Accident, No Proof Of Insurance, No Driver’s License In Possession, and Use Handheld Device To Text/Email While Operating Vehicle in the Pleasant Grove Justice Court. We successfully argued for the immediate dismissal of two of the charges.

March 14, 2014
One of our criminal defense attorneys recently defended an individual in the Sevier County Justice Court who was charged with Supply Alcohol To Intoxicated Person, a Class B Misdemeanor. The attorney convinced the court to dismiss the charge.

March 11, 2014
In this case we represented a criminal defendant facing the charges of Criminal Trespass, and Sell, Offer, Furnish Alcoholic Product To A Minor – Knowingly in the 4th District Court of American Fork. Based on our perception of the facts, it was our belief that there was not sufficient evidence to justify the charges our client was facing, and we argued accordingly. We were successful in convincing the court to dismiss both charges.

March 10, 2014
In this case our client was faced with the criminal charges of Intentional Abuse Or Neglect Of A Vulnerable Adult, and Criminal Mischief: Intentional Damage, Deface, Destroy Property in the 3rd District Court of Salt Lake. Our objective in this case was to convince the court to dismiss both charges. We were successful in that the charges were in fact dismissed.

March 6, 2014
In this case we represented a person facing the criminal charges of False Personal Information With Intent To Be Another Actual Person, a Class A Misdemeanor, and Purchase, Possess, Consume By Minor – Measurable Amounts, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the 4th District Court of Provo, Utah. We argued for a reduction in both charges and for the assurance that no jail time would be recommended. We were successful in that the charges were reduced and our client was given probation as opposed to jail time. Given the nature of charges our client was facing there was the possibility of years in prison if our client was convicted. However, we convinced the court to dismiss three of the five charges and to not impose any jail time.

April 29, 2013
In a recent matter, one of our clients was charged with Animal At Large, and Failure To license A Dog in the Provo City Justice Court. Initially, the potential charges were substantial and carried the possibility of extensive jail time. However, we successfully procured the dismissal of everything except a very minimal fine.

April 24, 2013
In this case, one of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant faced with the charge of Attempted Unlawfully Provide Shelter To A Runaway, a Class C Misdemeanor, in the Logan City Justice Court, in Cache County, Utah. The attorney was successful in procuring the reduction of the charge to an ‘infract,’ which will be dismissed after a short probationary period.

April 15, 2013
In this case, one of our clients was charged with Unlawful for Minor to Consume an Alcoholic Product, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Tooele County Justice Court. We were able to procure the outright dismissal of the charge.

May 10, 2013
In one of our recent cases, we defended an individual facing charges of Intoxication and Disorderly Conduct, both misdemeanors, in the Draper Justice Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. The outcome of the case was very favorable for our client as one of the charges was dismissed outright, and the other resulted in probation. Ultimately, No jail time was served.

March 13, 2013
In of our recent cases, we defended a person facing the criminal charges of Reckless Driving, and Following Too Closely in the Utah County Justice Court. The outcome of this case was very favorable for our client, as one of the charges was dropped and the other was reduced.

March 12, 2013
In a recent case, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm defended a person faced with the criminal charges of Assault, and Intoxication in the Second District Court of Layton, in Davis County. In cases where there are multiple charges, our first objective is to procure the dismissal of one of the charges. We were successful in doing that here, and we also assured that no jail time was required by the court.

March 06, 2013

In a recent matter, a lawyer from the criminal defense branch of our firm represented a person faced with the criminal charges of Impaired Driving, Open Container in Vehicle, and Improper Turn in the South Salt Lake Justice Court. The outcome of this case was very favorable to our client, as two of the three charges were dismissed outright. Furthermore, only two of the possible 180 days of jail time was required by the court.
March 04, 2013
In this case, our firm defended a criminal defendant faced with the charge of Impaired Driving, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Uintah County Justice Court. We successfully argued for the diminution of the charge, and consequently no jail time was required by the court.

February 27, 2013
In one of our recent cases, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm represented an individual in the Provo District Court, who was facing the charges of two counts of Attempting To Falsify The Prescription Of A Controlled Substance, which is a 3rd Degree Felony. Anytime a criminal defendant is facing a felony charge there is a very real possibility that he will be ordered to serve jail time, thus, our objective in this type of case is to procure probation in place of jail time. We were successful in doing that in this case, as our client was not ordered to serve any jail time.

February 19, 2013
In a recent case, one of our criminal defense attorneys represented a criminal defendant faced with the charges of Intoxication, and Disorderly Conduct in the Ogden City Justice Court, in Weber County, Utah. After negotiating with the prosecutor, our attorney was successfully able to procure the dismissal of the Intoxication charge. Regarding the other charge, our client was given probation by the court.

February 11, 2013 
In one of our recent cases, we defended an individual facing charges of Impaired Driving, Following Too Close, and No Proof of Insurance, all misdemeanors, in the Spanish Fork District Court, in Utah County, Utah. The outcome of the case was very beneficial to our client, in that two of the charges were dismissed outright, and probation was given rather than jail time for the third.

February 11, 2013
In a recent matter, our firm was retained by an individual faced with the criminal charge of Stalking, in the West Jordan District Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. In negotiating the matter with the prosecutor, we were able to procure a plea in abeyance for our client. Meaning, after a short probationary period, the charge will be dismissed in its entirety.

February 7, 2013
An individual recently retained our firm to represent him for a charge he was facing, which was Speeding (30 mph over the limit), a Class C Misdemeanor, in the Utah County Justice Court. We negotiated a reduction in the charge which ultimately resulted in a diminution in the fee and the points allotted to the defendant’s insurance coverage.

February 1, 2013
Recently, one of the criminal defense attorneys in our firm defended a person faced with the criminal charges Operating a Vehicle without an Interlock System, One Way Street, and Driving on a Suspended or Revoked License, both misdemeanors, in the Salt Lake County Justice Court. Our standard protocol in case of this type is to pursue the immediate dismissal of at least one of the charges. Here, we successfully negotiated the dismissal of two of the charges.

January 30, 2013
Recently, our firm was retained to defend a person faced with the criminal charges of Impaired Driving, Traffic Control Signal Violations, and Failure to Operate within a Single Lane in the Utah County Justice Court. In cases such as this one, it is imperative to procure the dismissal of at least one of the charges, so that the effort to avoid jail time is feasible. We were successful in obtaining the immediate dismissal of two of the charges, and consequently, no jail time was imposed by the court.

January 30, 2013
Recently, our firm was retained to defend a person facing the criminal charges of Ignition Interlock Violation, a Class B Misdemeanor, and Operating a Vehicle without Insurance, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Springville Justice Court, in Utah County, Utah. We successfully negotiated for the immediate dismissal of the Interlock Violation charge.

January 28, 2013
Recently, one of the attorneys from the criminal defense branch of our firm defended a person faced with the criminal charges of Impaired Driving, Failure to Stay in One Lane, Failure to Signal, and No Registration Card in Vehicle, in the Salt Lake Justice Court. In cases like this one, our initial objective is no jail time for our client. As such, we successfully negotiated with the court to the extent that no jail time was required, and three of the four charges were dismissed in their entirety.

January 28, 2013
In this case, one of criminal defense lawyers defended a person faced with the criminal charges of Intoxication, Assault, and Domestic Violence In The Presence Of A Child in the Lindon City Justice Court. Whenever one of our clients is facing multiple charges we take the approach of aggressively pursuing the immediate dismissal of one or multiple charges. Here, we successfully procured the outright dismissal of two of the charges.

January 17, 2013
In a recent case, a criminal defense attorney from our firm defended a person faced with the charges of Assault, Public Intoxication, and Criminal Mischief, in the Draper Justice Court, in Salt Lake County, Utah. The attorney negotiated for the outright dismissal of two of the charges, and with regard to the third charge, all jail time was suspended.

January 14, 2013
In a recent case, a criminal defense attorney from our firm defended an individual faced with the charge of Lewdness, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Providence City Justice Court, in Cache County, Utah. Our defense attorney entered negotiations with the prosecutor with the objective of obtaining in plea in abeyance for the defendant. The attorney was successful in doing so, and consequently, the charge will be dismissed in its entirety upon completion of a short probationary period.

January 14, 2013
In a recent matter a criminal defense attorney from our firm represented an individual faced with the criminal charges of Failure to Give Name and Assistance at an Accident, Accident Involving Property Damage, and Improper Use of Lanes, all misdemeanors. Two of the charges were dismissed outright, and the third resulted in a very minimal charge.

January 8, 2013
Recently one of our clients was charged with the criminal charge of criminal trespass, a Class B misdemeanor, in the Utah County Justice Court. The criminal defense attorney from our firm representing our client was able to successfully negotiate a plea agreement, wherein a no contest plea was entered and the charge will be dismissed upon completion of probation.

January 02, 2013
In a recent matter one of the criminal defense attorneys from our firm represented a person faced with the criminal charge of Contributing to The Delinquency of a Minor, a Class B Misdemeanor, in the Davis County Justice Court. Our attorney was able to negotiate the complete dismissal of the charge for a ‘lack of evidence.’

December 31, 2012
A client of our firm was recently faced with the charge of Aggravated Assault, a 3rd Degree Felony, in the 3RD District Court in Salt Lake. One of the attorneys from our firm entered negations the result of which will be the dismissal of the charge in its entirety, upon successful completion of probation. Furthermore, no jail time was served and our client’s (criminal) record will be free of a criminal conviction.

December 20, 2012
A criminal defense attorney from our firm recently represented a criminal defendant charged with impaired driving, a class B misdemeanor, in the Orem City justice court, in Utah County, Utah. The attorney was able to negotiate an agreement wherein all jail time was suspended.

December 17, 2012
A client of our firm was recently charged with Lewdness, a Class B misdemeanor, in the Provo City Justice Court. Our attorney in representation successfully negotiated an agreement wherein our client was given probation, upon completion of which the charge will be dismissed. Also, no jail time was ordered and the ultimate result will be a clean record.

December 14, 2012
A client of our firm was recently charged with disorderly conduct, a misdemeanor, in the Grantsville justice court, in Tooele County, Utah. A criminal defense attorney from our firm negotiated a plea agreement wherein after a short probationary period, all charges may be dropped.

December 4, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing a misdemeanor criminal trespass charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance assuring that no conviction would enter and that the case would be dismissed after several months of good behavior.

December 3, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake District Court where the defendant was facing six class A misdemeanor charges for violation of a protective order. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to one count and a dismissal of the other counts. The one count that was held in abeyance will not enter as a conviction and will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

November 30, 2012
An attorney from the Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the South Salt Lake Justice Court where the defendant was facing misdemeanor charges for sexual solicitation. Our attorney negotiated a plea in abeyance which assured no conviction would enter and the case would be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

November 28, 2012
A lawyer from our office appeared to represent a criminal defendant in the Vernal City, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of a misdemeanor offense of interfering with an arresting officer. Our lawyer also negotiated a no-jail sentence for the remaining misdemeanor charge for Assault against a police officer.

November 27, 2012
An attorney from our office appeared representing a defendant in the Garland City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing a class B misdemeanor for disorderly conduct. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to an infraction with no probation and no jail.

November 15, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor Lewdness charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance. This agreement prevents a conviction from entering. It also assures that the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

November 15, 2012
One of our clients was facing misdemeanor charges in the Box Elder County, Utah Justice Court. A lawyer from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance with an agreement to dismiss after twelve months of good behavior. In the meantime no conviction is to enter.

November 13, 2012
A lawyer from our office appeared in the Roosevelt, Utah District Court with a defendant who was facing multiple misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance with an agreement to dismiss the case after a period of good behavior. In the meantime no conviction will enter.

November 13, 2012
A lawyer from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Payson City, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing misdemeanor traffic offenses. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of two violations including a violation for driving with no insurance.

November 7, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court where the defendant was facing three misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of misdemeanors for unlawful detention and sexual battery in exchange for a guilty plea to misdemeanor assault.

November 6, 2012
One of the attorneys from our office represented a criminal defendant in the American Fork, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of a misdemeanor alcohol restricted driver offense and a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor for driving on a suspended driver’s license.

November 6, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor assault charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the offense with an agreement to dismiss after a period of good behavior. So long as the defendant remains compliant no conviction will enter on his criminal record.

October 30, 2012
An attorney from our office negotiated a dismissal of a misdemeanor assault charge in for a criminal defendant in the Summit County, Utah Justice Court.

October 24, 2012
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Cedar City, Utah District Court where the defendant was facing twenty-six felony charges and ten misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of all but five misdemeanor charges.

October 23, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Layton City, Utah District Court where the defendant was facing misdemeanor charge for bestiality. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to a class C attempt with a no-jail sentence.

October 17, 2012
A lawyer from our office negotiated the dismissal of a misdemeanor case in the Salt Lake County Justice Court. The defendant had been facing a charge for unlawfully brining alcohol onto a restricted area.

October 15, 2012
One of our lawyers represented a criminal defendant in the Spanish Fork, Utah District Court where our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of a misdemeanor charge of violating a protective order.

October 12, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Sevier County, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing misdemeanors for assault and disorderly conduct. Our lawyer negotiated dismissal of the assault charge. He also negotiated a plea in abeyance to the disorderly conduct charge. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and that the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

October 11, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah District Court where the defendant was facing a misdemeanor stalking charge. Our lawyer convinced the judge to dismiss the case after a preliminary hearing.

October 11, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Pleasant Grove City, Utah Justice Court where our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor offense of wrongful appropriation. The guilty plea will be withdrawn and the case dismissed after a period of good behavior. No conviction will enter so long as the defendant complies.

October 9, 2012
One of our lawyers appeared in the Riverton City, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor criminal trespass charge. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance for the defendant which provides that the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior. It also provides that no conviction enters in the meantime.

October 9, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Riverton City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor trespass charge. Our lawyer negotiated an abeyance agreement assuring that the charge will be dismissed after a period of good behavior. In the meantime no conviction will enter as long as the defendant remains compliant.

October 9, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Riverton City, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor trespass charge for entering a restricted area with his vehicle. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance that assures that no conviction will enter and the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

October 5, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the West Jordan City, Utah Justice Court where our client was facing a second degree felony charge for selling a vehicle without a vin number. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction from the felony to a misdemeanor with a no-jail sentence.

October 5, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Grantsville City, Utah Justice Court where he convinced a prosecutor to dismiss a misdemeanor charge for reckless endangerment.

October 4, 2012
A lawyer with our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah District Court where the defendant was facing misdemeanor charges for theft of services, criminal trespass, and obstruction of justice. Our lawyer got the court to dismiss the trespass charge and to hold the remaining charges in abeyance. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and the charges will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

October 4, 2012
A lawyer from our office negotiated a reduction from a class B misdemeanor disorderly conduct to an infraction. Our lawyer also negotiated a plea in abeyance to the infraction. No conviction will enter the charge will be dismissed after a few months of good behavior.

October 2, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor charge for operating an illegal accessory apartment. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance.

September 25, 2012
One of our lawyers appeared in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court where he negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client accused of having committed the misdemeanor offense of cruelty to an animal. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to an attempt. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and that the case will be dismissed after a period of good behavior.

September 25, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor assault charge. Our lawyer negotiated not only a reduction to a disorderly conduct, but also a plea in abeyance. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter, and that the case will be dismissed after a short period of good behavior.

September 20, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake District Court. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of a third degree felony charge for unlawful acquisition of a credit card. Our lawyer also negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge of unlawful use of a credit card. The misdemeanor will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior. In the meantime no conviction will enter.

September 19, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of four felonies and three misdemeanors. Our lawyer also negotiated reduction of a remaining second degree felony to a third degree felony. The final plea deal involved guilty pleas to two third degree felony pleas and one guilty plea to a misdemeanor with a jail sentence. This deal prevented our client from facing a federal indictment and a federal prison sentence.

September 18, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the American Fork, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated an abeyance agreement to multiple misdemeanor charges. The agreement provides that no convictions will enter and that all charges will be dismissed after eighteen months of good conduct.

September 17, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Lindon City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal to a misdemeanor charge for leaving a child unattended in a vehicle.

September 5, 2012
A criminal defense lawyer from our office represented a defendant in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor unattended animal in vehicle charge. The case will be dismissed after six months of good behavior.

August 30, 2012
An attorney from our office secured the dismissal of four misdemeanor charges for a criminal defendant in the West Jordan, Utah District Court. These misdemeanor charges included threat against life/property, criminal mischief, intoxication, and disorderly conduct.

August 27, 2012
An attorney from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake District Court where the defendant faced a class A misdemeanor charge for criminal trespass. Our lawyer got the charge reduced from to a class B misdemeanor for Attempted criminal trespass.

August 24, 2012
One of our criminal defense lawyers negotiated a plea in abeyance in the Saratoga Springs City, Utah Justice Court for a man facing a class B misdemeanor charge. The abeyance will result in a dismissal after twelve months of good behavior.

August 21, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant facing misdemeanor charges in the Wasatch County, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer got a plea in abeyance entered for our client for the misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct after a request to stop. The abeyance assures no conviction will enter, and that the charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

August 15, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defense client in the Logan City, Utah Justice Court where the client was facing misdemeanor charges for intoxication and criminal mischief. Our attorney convinced the judge to hold guilty pleas to both counts in abeyance with a dismissal after a few months of good behavior.

August 13, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Nephi City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated the dismissal of two misdemeanors in exchange for guilty pleas on two others. The deal also included a no-jail sentence.

August 8, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer convinced the Provo City prosecutor and the judge to allow our client to enter his plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge of Criminal Mischief. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and that the case will be dismissed after 6 months of good behavior.

August 8, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Lehi City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing a misdemeanor charges for Electronic Communication Harassment and Disorderly Conduct. Our lawyer negotiated pleas held in abeyance for a period of six months. At the end of the abeyance period all criminal charges will be dismissed so long as the defendant complies with the judge’s terms. Furthermore, no conviction will enter while the abeyance is pending.

August 6, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Weber County, Utah Justice Court where the defendant was facing 7 misdemeanor charges. Our lawyer got 3 misdemeanor charges dismissed including Intoxication, Disorderly Conduct, and Interference with an Arresting Officer. The defendant pled guilty on the remaining 4 counts which included Assault, DV in the Presence of a Child x2, and Criminal Mischief. Our lawyer argued for no jail and convinced the judge to grant twelve months of probation with all jail time suspended.

July 31, 2012
One of our lawyers appeared in the Draper City, Utah Justice court to represent a criminal defendant accused of having committed a misdemeanor Assault. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance assuring that no conviction will enter, and that the case will be totally dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

July 26, 2012
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Sandy City, Utah Justice Court where he was facing two misdemeanor poaching charges. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of the offense of wanton destruction of protected wildlife and a plea in abeyance to the charge of taking protected wildlife. Since the guilty plea was held in abeyance the charge will be dismissed after a few months of good behavior.

July 19, 2012
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Garfield County, Utah Justice Court. The defendant was facing a felony charge for Negligent Automobile Homicide and two misdemeanors for Unlawful Supply of Alcohol to a Minor and No Valid License. Our lawyer got the two misdemeanor charges dismissed. He also got the felony reduced a misdemeanor Reckless Endangerment charge to which our client plead guilty. Our lawyer got the defendant sentenced to 90 days of jail and 24 months of court probation.

July 11, 2012
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Summit County, Utah Justice Court. The defendant was facing a misdemeanor Criminal Trespass charge. Our lawyer convinced both the criminal prosecutor and the judge to dismiss the charge.

July 9, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Springville City, Utah Justice Court where our attorney negotiated the dismissal of misdemeanor charges for alcohol restricted driver and open container. Our client pleads guilty to a single misdemeanor charge for driving with a measurable controlled substance.

June 6, 2012
An attorney from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Wasatch County Justice Court where the defendant was facing misdemeanor charges for wanton destruction of protected wildlife and unlawful taking of protected wildlife. Our lawyer negotiated dismissal of both charges.

June 4, 2012
An attorney from our firm appeared in the Spanish Fork, Utah District Court to represent a criminal defendant accused of having committed the misdemeanor offense of Abuse of Psychotoxic Chemical Solvents. Our lawyer negotiated an abeyance and an agreement to dismiss the case after twelve months. The abeyance agreement assures that no conviction will appear against our client so long as he complies with all terms and conditions of probation.

January 4, 2012
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Clearfield City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer worked out a misdemeanor plea in abeyance that prevents a criminal conviction from entering.

January 4, 2012
A lawyer from our office negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor assault charge in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and that the charge will be dismissed after twelve months.

December 8, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Provo District Court. Our lawyer negotiated dismissal of misdemeanor charges of driving on Suspension and Speed Contest.

November 30, 2011
A Zabriskie Law Firm lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client in the American Fork District Court on a class A misdemeanor for Violating a Protective Order. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and the criminal charge will be dismissed after one year of good behavior.

November 30, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant on misdemeanor charges in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance with no conviction entering and no jail imposed. The case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 28, 2011
A lawyer from the Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City District Court on Felony charges for Arson to Defraud Insurance. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to misdemeanor Reckless Burning with no jail imposed.

November 22, 2011
One of our criminal defense lawyers represented a defendant in the American Fork, Utah District Court. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of a Felony charge for tampering with an odometer. Our lawyer also negotiated a reduction of a felony charge of Communications Fraud to a class B misdemeanor with a no-jail sentence.

November 21, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer managed to negotiate a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge of Criminal Mischief. The criminal charge will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior.

November 16, 2011
An attorney from Zabriskie Law Firm represented a criminal defendant in the Utah County Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to a charge of Texting While Driving. This agreement keeps a conviction from entering against our client and assures that charges will be dismissed after six months of good behavior.

November 1, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the South Jordan City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of a misdemeanor Alcohol Ignition Interlock Violation.

November 1, 2011
A criminal defense lawyer from our office represented a defendant in the Summit County, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor charge of Impersonating a Police Officer. Because of the abeyance no conviction will enter and no jail was imposed.

October 26, 2011
In the Utah County Justice Court a lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant facing a misdemeanor charge for False Information to a Police Officer. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to a class C misdemeanor and no jail sentence.

October 19, 2011
A lawyer from our firm negotiated a plea in abeyance to a misdemeanor Lewdness charge for a client in the Layton City, Utah Justice Court. As a result of the abeyance our client’s case will be dismissed after twelve months of good behavior. In the meantime, no conviction will appear on his criminal background.

October 18, 2011
One of our attorneys represented a criminal defendant in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court for a misdemeanor charge of Child Abuse. Our lawyer negotiated a reduction to an Infraction.

October 17, 2011
One of our lawyers represented a man in the Provo City Justice Court on a misdemeanor charge of Criminal Mischief. Our lawyer convinced the Provo City prosecutor to dismiss the case.

October 4, 2011
A defense lawyer from our firm represented a client in the Orem City, Utah Justice Court. The client was charged with class B misdemeanor lewdness. Our lawyer negotiated an agreement that included no jail and a reduction of the charge to a class C misdemeanor after probation.

September 27, 2011
An attorney from our firm represented criminal defendant in the Rich County, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor charge for Criminal Trespass. Our lawyer arranged a plea in abeyance for the defendant. The abeyance assures that no conviction will enter and the charge will be dismissed in twelve months.

September 23, 2011
An attorney from our office represented a client in the American Fork, Utah District Court on a misdemeanor charge of lewdness. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance agreement. This agreement assures that our client will not go to jail and that the charges will be dismissed after a period of good behavior. Also, because of the abeyance agreement no conviction will appear on our client’s criminal history.

September 21, 2011
Our office negotiated a dismissal of misdemeanor for Assault and Criminal Mischief charges in the Provo City, Utah Justice Court.

September 20, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Kanab City, Utah Justice Court on misdemeanor charges of Assault and Intoxication. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance, thereby, assuring that no conviction will appear on the defendant’s criminal record and that he will not go to jail. The charges will be dismissed after twelve months.

September 20, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Kanab City, Utah Justice Court. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance to misdemeanor charges of Assault and Intoxication. The abeyance assures that no conviction will appear on the defendant’s criminal background and that he will not go to jail. The charges will be dismissed after twelve months.

September 16, 2011
A lawyer from our office represented a criminal defendant in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court. The client was accused of physically abusing her daughter. Our attorney negotiated a plea in abeyance to the misdemeanor charge. The agreement assures that the case will be dismissed in a year, and that no criminal conviction will appear on our client’s record.

September 13, 2011
An attorney from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Layton City, Utah Justice Court. The defendant was accused of having committed four separate misdemeanor offenses. Our lawyer negotiated a dismissal of two counts, and reductions of the other two (domestic violence related misdemeanors for assault and criminal mischief) to class C misdemeanors for disorderly conduct. The agreement prevented our client from serving any time in jail.

September 8, 2011
A criminal defense lawyer from our firm negotiated dismissal of the misdemeanor charge for Driving Without an Ignition Interlock Device for a client in the Wendover City, Utah Justice Court. As part of the agreement our client pleads guilty to Driving on a Suspended Driver’s License. No jail time was imposed.

September 7, 2011
A criminal defense lawyer from our firm represented a person accused in the Lindon City, Utah Justice Court for a misdemeanor charge of criminal mischief. Our attorney negotiated a deal for the criminal defendant’s guilty plea to be held in abeyance for a period of three months, to be dismissed upon completion.

August 30, 2011
One of the defense attorneys from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the Sandy City, Utah Justice Court. Our attorney negotiated a plea deal that got three misdemeanor counts dismissed and a guilty plea to a misdemeanor charge for no proof of insurance held in abeyance to be later dismissed.

August 30, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a criminal defendant in the South Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court on a misdemeanor charge for patronizing a prostitute. Our lawyer got the case dismissed.

August 19, 2011
A lawyer from our firm represented a client in the Salt Lake City, Utah Justice Court. The defendant was facing a misdemeanor Lewdness charge for allegedly exposing himself in a public restroom. Our lawyer negotiated a plea in abeyance and no jail. The plea in abeyance provides for dismissal of the charge after twelve months.

August 17, 2011
In the Provo City, Utah Justice Court one of our criminal defenselawyers negotiated a dismissal of misdemeanor charges for driving without an installed ignition interlock devise, and no proof of insurance. A guilty plea to the remaining charge of Driving on a Suspended License was held in abeyance; to be dismissed after twelve months (no conviction appearing in the meantime).

August 16, 2011
We represented a client in the Box Elder County, Utah District Court. Our client was accused of felonies for dispensing a prescription and two counts of forgery, along with a couple of misdemeanors. He was facing up to more than fifteen years in prison. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated a reduction to three misdemeanors and no jail.

August 12, 2011
One of our criminal defense attorneys represented a client in the Saratoga Springs City Justice Court (State of Utah) for the charge of violating a protective order. Our attorney negotiated a six-month plea in abeyance agreement with a $100.00 court fee. At the end of six months the case will be dismissed. In the meantime no conviction will appear on his criminal record as per the plea in abeyance agreement.

August 15, 2011
A lawyer with our office represented a client in the Ogden City, Utah Justice Court for a misdemeanor charge of Perjury. Our lawyer negotiated an agreement to hold the defendant’s guilty plea in abeyance, thereby avoiding a criminal conviction. The case will be dismissed in six months.

August 10, 2011
We represented a client in the Salt Lake City, Utah District Court. Our client was facing felony charges stemming from the sale of a stolen trailer to a metal scrap yard. Our client was facing the potential of up to 15 years in prison. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated plea in abeyance to single misdemeanor. Our client will not serve a day in jail and no conviction will appear on his criminal record. The case will be dismissed after six months.

August 1, 2011
One of our criminal attorneys negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client in the West Valley City, Utah Justice Court. Since the guilty plea will be held in abeyance, no conviction will ever enter on our client’s record, and charges will be dismissed after twelve months.

August 1, 2011
We represented a client in the Salt Lake City, Utah District Court for a felony allegation that he failed to register as a sex offender. Our criminal defense attorney negotiated a reduction to a Class A Misdemeanor.

July 20, 2011
One of the lawyers from our criminal defense team negotiated a plea in abeyance in the Holiday City, Utah Justice Court on a charge of misdemeanor Theft. The case will be dismissed in twelve months with no conviction appearing on our client’s criminal record in the meantime.

July 18, 2011
One of the criminal lawyers with our office represented a client in the Utah County Justice Court for a misdemeanor charge of Lewdness. Our lawyer got the charge reduced to Class C Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct with a no-jail sentence.

July 13, 2011
In the Utah County Justice Court one of our defense attorneys negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client accused of criminal trespassing. This deal kept our client’s record clean and kept him out of jail. His case will be dismissed in 12 months.

July 1, 2011
In the Draper City, Utah Justice Court our office got a reduction to Class C Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct from Class B Misdemeanor Threat of Violence. With this reduction our client avoided a jail sentence.

June 28, 2011
We negotiated a guilty plea to 2 Class B misdemeanors in exchange for 3 other counts being dismissed for a client in the Provo City Justice Court. Due to the number of separate counts the prosecutor could have enhanced at least one count to a Third Degree Felony which carries a maximum sentence of 5 years in prison. Part of the negotiated plea bargain assured that our client did not serve any jail time for the misdemeanor convictions.

June 16, 2011
Orem City Justice Court; plead a case from a charge of Class B Misdemeanor Terroristic Threat to a Class C Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct with no jail.

June 9, 2011
Summit County Justice Court; negotiated a plea in abeyance for a client accused of committing a misdemeanor by Altering a Government Record. Since it is a plea in abeyance, no conviction will enter on our client’s record and she will not serve any time in jail.

June 7, 2011
Salt Lake County District Court; negotiated a plea in abeyance to a Class C Misdemeanor of Disorderly Conduct. The original charge was a Class B Misdemeanor Assault. Since this was plead in abeyance, our client will not serve any jail time and he will not have a criminal conviction on his record. If he complies with probation the charge will be dismissed.

June 1, 2011
We negotiated a reduction from a 3rd Degree Felony Aggravated Assault to a Class A Misdemeanor Attempted Aggravated Assault in the Salt Lake District Court. It was alleged that our client tried to use his car to run over a couple of juveniles in a parking lot. With the reduction our client did not become restricted from possessing guns. Also as part of the plea deal, we kept our client from serving any jail time.

2010
Full acquittal of a criminal defendant accused of offering false information to a police officer.

HIGHLIGHTS OF CRIMINAL DEFENSE TRIAL RESULTS

Our defense attorneys have successfully defended clients in hundreds of criminal jury trials. Here are a few interesting highlights of recent trials. (note: this list does not include the thousands of successful plea deals with no jail, or successful motions leading to full dismissals of criminal charges, our attorneys have had)

2012
One of our criminal defense lawyers received a not guilty verdict for a man accused of brandishing and firing two shots from an AK-47 assault rifle while defending his home in Ogden City, Utah.

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2012
One of our criminal defense attorneys secured a no-guilty verdict in a criminal trial for a man accused of keying a car at the Salt Lake International Airport.

2011
Acquittal of a criminal defendant accused of assaulting a co-worker by striking her multiple times with his arms.

2011
Acquittal of a criminal defendant accused of assaulting his wife by punching her in the back, then taking her cell phone away so that she could not call the police on him.

2011
Acquittal of a criminal defendant accused of assaulting his wife by throwing her against walls and on the floor causing multiple bruises, and also unlawfully detaining his wife.

2010
Acquittal by jury of a man accused of committing a felonyaggravated assault by punching another person, thereby resulting in over $25,000 in medical treatment.

2010
Acquittal by jury of a man accused of busting in the door to a house, entering with a loaded .410 shotgun, pointing it at the home owner and his girlfriend and pulling the trigger only to misfire, then striking the home owner in the face with the rifle.

2010
Acquittal by jury of man accused of pulling a .357 Magnum handgun during a road-rage incident and pointing it in the alleged victim’s face. The jury found our client not guilty of committing the alleged Third Degree Felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

2010 
Acquittal by jury of a man accused of pulling a .45 caliber handgun in a SuperTarget parking lot and attempting to shoot the gun as he was elbowing the store manager, kicking one customer and biting another customer on the arm, all at the same time.

2010
Full acquittal of a criminal defendant accused of grabbing and breaking the finger of his girlfriend in a domestic assault incident.

2010 
Full acquittal by jury of a criminal defendant accused of domestic violence assault in the presence of a child.

2010
Full acquittal of a criminal defendant accused of offering false information to a police officer.

2009
Full acquittal by jury of a criminal defendant accused of repeatedly sodomizing his pre-teen son.

2008
Acquittal by jury of a man accused of first degree felony aggravated burglary and domestic violence in the presence of a child after entering the home of his estranged wife and assaulting her.

2006
Jury conviction to class B misdemeanor instead of the charged third degree felony DUI for running down a pedestrian on the roadside sending her into a coma while defendant’s BAC was a twice the legal limit.

2005
Full acquittal by jury of criminal defendant accused of plying an under-aged female victim with alcohol and pornographic movies before participating with others in sodomizing and brutally gang raping the victim.

Due to the significant increase in our work load over the past few months, we have not had the opportunity to summarize the recent cases we have been working on and successfully completing. Fortunately, we are now able to resume this work in an effort to keep you as informed as possible about our firm and what we can do for you. We hope that these results will provide clarity and helpful information for your inquiries related to how a criminal defense case works and what it might look like for your specific situation. If you have any additional questions or are ready to begin your defense, we encourage you to contact us.

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