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Logan Criminal Defense Attorney - Cache County Criminal Lawyer

The consequences of a criminal conviction can include jail or prison time, thousands of dollars in fines, probation, and much more. If you are facing prosecution in the District Court in Logan or in one of the many justice courts in Cache County, you need an experienced Utah criminal defense lawyer on your side.

Based in Salt Lake City, criminal defense lawyer Stephen Howard provides legal services to clients throughout Utah. He has a track record that includes not guilty verdicts or dismissals on some of Utah's most serious criminal charges, including aggravated robbery, aggravated assault, white collar crimes, burglary, DUI, drug distribution, and many more. When you are facing criminal prosecution, don't settle for a sales pitch. Hire an attorney with a proven record of real results.

District Courts and Justice Courts in Cache County and Logan

The First District Court in Logan, Utah has exclusive jurisdiction over felony and class A misdemeanor criminal offenses charged in Cache County. While the District Court in Logan has subject matter jurisdiction to hear class B and class C misdemeanors, many of these lower-level charges are filed in the justice courts located throughout Cache County. Locations of justice courts in Cache County include Clarkston, Hyrum, Lewiston, Logan, Newton, Nibley, North Logan / Hyde Park, Providence, Richmond, Smithfield, and Wellsville.

Finding the Right Criminal Defense Attorney

Choosing the best criminal attorney for your case can be the most important decision you make. No attorney can guarantee what the ultimate outcome of your case will be. But by carefully selecting an attorney for your case, you can greatly increase the chances of success.

If you are facing prosecution in Logan or elsewhere in Cache County, you need a criminal defense attorney with the experience, knowledge, and determination to help you achieve the results you need. Contact us to schedule an initial consultation with Utah criminal defense attorney Stephen Howard.

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Serving Salt Lake, Davis, Weber, Utah, Cache, Tooele, Summit, Box Elder, and Wasatch Counties, and all of Utah.

Attorney Stephen Howard practices as part of the Canyons Law Group, LLC and Stephen W. Howard, PC.

Offices in Salt Lake and Davis Counties
560 South 300 East, Suite 200, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
952 S. Main St., Suite A, Layton, UT 84041

Call now to arrange for a confidential initial consultation with an experienced and effective Utah criminal defense lawyer.

In Salt Lake City, call 801-449-1409.
In Davis County, call 801-923-4345.

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