Gavel and Handcuffs - Utah Criminal Defense Attorney Eric M. Swinyard

Utah Criminal Defense Attorney

In the State of Utah, those facing criminal prosecution deserve a criminal defense attorney ready to go to bat for them. Criminal defense requires a creative, persistent lawyer who is eager to educate his client about the strengths and weaknesses of the case. Eric Swinyard is an experienced trial attorney who has litigated hundreds of cases in Utah courts. Eric and his colleagues have defended individuals in a variety of criminal cases ranging from simple infractions to serious felonies.

Not having the right legal representation may cost you fines, community service, or even your freedom. If you’re looking for an aggressive criminal defense attorney in Utah, do not wait to contact Eric Swinyard for a free 30-minute case review at 801-590-7157. We have offices in Salt Lake and Utah County to serve you.

Responsive Criminal Defense You Can Trust

Defendants are in a difficult position. The police department and prosecuting agency have superior resources and have been building a case against the defendant for months. Without a knowledgeable lawyer, defendants are almost guaranteed to be taken advantage of. The prosecutor will be aggressive and make it difficult to receive a good deal. If negotiations are unproductive, Eric and his colleagues are equipped to take any matter to trial in order to seek the best possible outcome.

Individuals being prosecuted face penalties ranging from small fines or community service to lengthy prison terms, or worse. The severity of the allegations and the defendant’s criminal history are two of the most important factors the prosecutor and judge use to evaluate possible resolutions to the case. If the allegations and the defendant’s criminal history are minor, the chances are high that we can quickly negotiate a fair deal for our client. However, defendants with a criminal record or who face serious allegations need to carefully examine all angles of the case and consider the best possible defenses.

Our Criminal Defense Services Include:

  • DUI
  • Felony DUI
  • Drug Possession
  • Drug Distribution
  • Assault and Battery
  • Child Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Sex Crimes
  • Resisting Arrest
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • Theft
  • Burglary
  • Fraud
  • Extortion
  • Shoplifting
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Weapons Charges
  • Probation/ Parole Violations

Get a Free Case Review from a Criminal Defense Attorney Today

Having an attorney in your corner gives you peace of mind that your rights will be protected and that you receive fair treatment. Contact Utah attorney Eric Swinyard to discuss your criminal case and the best ways to handle the allegations against you. Call today for a free consultation (801) 590-7157.

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