Home> Find a Lawyer> Utah> Salt Lake County >Juvenile Defense

UtahJuvenile Defense Lawyers in Salt Lake County, Utah

In the juvenile justice system in Salt Lake County, Utah, the primary goal is to rehabilitate the child or teenager.


The juvenile justice system also protects the public. Important differences exist between the criminal justice system in adult courts and juvenile courts.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney for a juvenile court case in or around Salt Lake County, Utah, consider the attorney's training and experience with these types of cases.


Attorneys often provide a free consultation and charge a flat rate for attorney fees and costs for juvenile delinquency and criminal defense cases.


Many of the top juvenile defense attorneys in the United States belong to the National Juvenile Defender Center (NJDC). Created in 1999, NJDC supports criminal defense attorneys who represent children in juvenile court. In 2005, the National Juvenile Defender Center separated from the American Bar Association (ABA) to become an independent organization.


NJDC gives juvenile defense attorneys a platform to exchange information, build partnerships, improve advocacy skills and participate in the national debate over juvenile justice.


The mission of the NJDC is to "promote justice for all children by ensuring excellence in juvenile defense." Learn more about the NJDC.

Learn More

Susanne Gustin

Susanne Gustin
299 S Main St, #1300
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Call 801-243-2814
With more than 24 years of experience, Susanne Gustin is a criminal defense trial attorney solo practitioner. She has grown to become a stea... read more >
uacdl
uacdl
Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Susanne Gustin
Member,
Past President (2002)

Jim Bradshaw

Jim Bradshaw
Brown, Bradshaw & Moffat, LLP
422 N 300 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Licensed for 39 years, Jim Bradshaw is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Utah College of Law... read more >

Clayton A Simms

Clayton A Simms
Clayton Simms
341 S Main St #500
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Licensed for 24 years, Clayton A Simms is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law... read more >

Michael T Holje

Michael T Holje
Brown, Bradshaw & Moffat, LLP
422 N 300 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Licensed for 18 years, Michael T Holje is a Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes lawyer who attended University of Utah S.J. Quinney College... read more >

Darren M Levitt

Darren M Levitt
Levitt Legal, PLLC
266 East 500 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Licensed for 12 years, Darren M Levitt is a Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes lawyer who attended University of Utah, SJ Quinney College ... read more >

Michael J Langford

Michael J Langford
Langford Ramos P.C.
43 East, 400 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Licensed for 18 years, Michael J Langford is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Law lawyer who attended Creighton University School of Law... read more >

Jerry Salcido

Jerry Salcido
Salcido Law Firm PLLC
43 W 9000 S Ste B
Sandy, UT 84070
Licensed for 17 years, Jerry Salcido is a Marijuana Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended J. Reuben Clark Law School... read more >

Brent J Huff

Brent J Huff
Law Office of Brent J Huff
43 East 400 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Licensed for 4 years, Brent J Huff is a Criminal Defense and Drug Crimes lawyer who attended The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of... read more >

Mark W. Brown

Mark W. Brown
M Brown Criminal Defense PLLC
43 East 400 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Licensed for 9 years, Mark W. Brown is a Criminal Defense and Firearm and Weapon Charges lawyer who attended University of California Hasti... read more >

Kenneth R Brown

Kenneth R Brown
Brown, Bradshaw & Moffat, LLP
422 North 300 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Licensed for 43 years, Kenneth R Brown is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended J. Reuben Clark College of Law at Brigham Young University... read more >

Matthew D Jefferson

Matthew D Jefferson
Jefferson and Biggs
2150 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Licensed for 9 years, Matthew D Jefferson is a Civil Rights and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Oregon... read more >

Stephen R McCaughey

Stephen R McCaughey
The Law Offices of Stephen R. McCaughey
9 Exchange Place
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Licensed for 47 years, Stephen R McCaughey is a Criminal Defense and Drug Crimes lawyer... read more >

Ann Marie Taliaferro

Ann Marie Taliaferro
Brown, Bradshaw & Moffat, LLP
422 N 300 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Ann Marie Taliaferro is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law... read more >

Russell Pietryga

Russell Pietryga
Pietryga Law
1547 Bryan Avenue
Salt Lake City, UT 84105
Licensed for 22 years, Russell Pietryga is a Criminal Defense and Drug Crimes lawyer who attended Western Michigan University Thomas M. Coo... read more >

Steven K. Burton

Steven K. Burton
Intermountain Legal
2159 700 E #240
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Licensed for 13 years, Steven K. Burton is a Criminal Defense and Domestic Violence lawyer who attended BYU Law School... read more >

Staci Visser

Staci Visser
Intermountain Legal
2159 700 E #240
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Licensed for 9 years, Staci Visser is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law... read more >

Stephen W. Howard

Stephen W. Howard
Stephen W. Howard, PC
10 W. 100 S., Suite 425
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Licensed for 22 years, Stephen W. Howard is a Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes lawyer who attended J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Y... read more >

Catherine Cleveland

Catherine Cleveland
Cleveland Law Firm
5 S. 500 W Suite 501
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Catherine Cleveland is a Criminal Defense and Drug Crimes lawyer... read more >

Phil Laurence Wormdahl

Phil Laurence Wormdahl
Philip L. Wormdahl P.C.
10 Exchange Place Suite 622
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Licensed for 12 years, Phil Laurence Wormdahl is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Darwin Overson

Darwin Overson
Overson Law, PLLC
136 E S Temple #1530
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Licensed for 23 years, Darwin Overson is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Law lawyer... read more >

Carl N Anderson III

Carl N Anderson III
Law Offices of Carl N. Anderson, III, PLLC
5383 South 900 East Suite 205
Salt Lake City, UT 84117
Licensed for 13 years, Carl N Anderson III is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Justin Hosman

Justin Hosman
Steele Adams Hosman
765 E 9000 S Suite A-1
Sandy, UT 84094
Licensed for 6 years, Justin Hosman is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended The University of Utah S.J. Quinney Colle... read more >

Dain Smoland

Dain Smoland
Smoland Law
422 North 300 West
Sale Lake City, UT 84103
Licensed for 9 years, Dain Smoland is a Marijuana Law and Seal or Expunge Criminal Record lawyer... read more >

Eric Stephenson

Eric Stephenson
299 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Licensed for 12 years, Eric Stephenson is a Consumer Law and Civil Trial Law lawyer... read more >

Matthew Kober

Matthew Kober
Pearson Butler Carson, PLLC
1802 S Jordan Pkwy # 200
South Jordan, UT 84095
Matthew Kober is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Brigham Young University, 2001... read more >

Nonie Ferguson

Nonie Ferguson
Nonie Ferguson
2040 East, 3300 South Suite 3
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
Licensed for 5 years, Nonie Ferguson is a Family Law and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jill Coil

Jill Coil
CoilLaw, LLC
10815 South 700 East
Sandy, UT 84070
Licensed for 11 years, Jill Coil is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Daniel Witte

Daniel Witte
Pearson Butler Carson, PLLC
1802 S Jordan Pkwy # 200
South Jordan, UT 84095
Daniel Witte is a Criminal Defense and Real Estate Law lawyer... read more >

Carson Pearson

Carson Pearson
Pearson Butler Carson, PLLC
1802 West South Jordan Parkway, Suite 200 and 120
South Jordan, UT 84095
Licensed for 22 years, Carson Pearson is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

James Lee

James Lee
Liberty Law, PLLC
4001 South 700 East Floor 5
Murray, UT 84107
James Lee is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jeremy M Delicino

Jeremy M Delicino
Jeremy Delicino, LLC
9 Exchange Place Suite 600
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Licensed for 7 years, Jeremy M Delicino is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Law lawyer who attended Yale University... read more >

Gregory B. Smith

Gregory B. Smith
Greg Smith and Associates
5600 S 111 E Ste 105
Murray, UT 84107
Licensed for 28 years, Gregory B. Smith is a Criminal Defense and Employment Law lawyer who attended BYU Law School... read more >

Cameron J Cope

Cameron J Cope
Cope Law Group
10708 S. 1300 E. Suite 106
Sandy, UT 84094
Licensed for 7 years, Cameron J Cope is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law - Arizona ... read more >

Blair Thomas Jones

Blair Thomas Jones
Davis & Sanchez
655 E 4500 S
Millcreek, UT 84107
Licensed for 14 years, Blair Thomas Jones is a Criminal Defense and Juvenile Defense lawyer who attended Western State University: Ful... read more >

Jason A Schatz

Jason A Schatz
Schatz, Anderson & Associates, LLC
57 W 200 S Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Licensed for 18 years, Jason A Schatz is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer... read more >

Cory Wall

Cory Wall
Wall & Wall Attorneys At Law PC
2168 Fort Union Blvd
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Licensed for 48 years, Cory Wall is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Rudy J Bautista

Rudy J Bautista
Anderson & Karrenberg, Pc
50 West Broadway Suite 700
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Rudy J Bautista is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Glen A Cook

Glen A Cook
5788 S 900 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Glen A Cook is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Bringham Young University... read more >

Greg S Law

Greg S Law
5258 S Pinemont Dr Suite B-10
Murray, UT 84123
Licensed for 14 years, Greg S Law is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer... read more >

Ronald J Yengich

Ronald J Yengich
Yengich, Rich & Xaiz
175 E 400 S Suite 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Ronald J Yengich is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Tyler B Ayres

Tyler B Ayres
Ayres Law Firm
8341 S. 700 E.
Sandy, UT 84070
Tyler B Ayres is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

T. Langdon Fisher

T. Langdon Fisher
T. Langdon Fisher, PLLC
211 E. Broadway Suite 211
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
T. Langdon Fisher is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Tara L Isaacson

Tara L Isaacson
Bugden & Isaacson, LLC
445 E 200 S Suite 150
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Tara L Isaacson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jennifer A James

Jennifer A James
Clyde Snow & Sessions
201 S Main St 13th Floor
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Jennifer A James is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Benjamin J Lear

Benjamin J Lear
Lear & Lear
808 East South Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
Benjamin J Lear is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Bradley J Schofield

Bradley J Schofield
Smart, Schofield, Shorter & Lunceford
5295 S Commerce Dr Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Bradley J Schofield is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Rebecca C Hyde Skordas

Rebecca C Hyde Skordas
Skordas Caston & Hyde, LLC
341 S. Main St Suite 303
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Rebecca C Hyde Skordas is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Gregory G Skordas

Gregory G Skordas
Skordas Caston & Hyde, LLC
341 S Main St Suite 303
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Gregory G Skordas is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Anneli R Smith

Anneli R Smith
Clyde, Snow & Sessions
201 S Main St
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Anneli R Smith is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

D. Loren Washburn

D. Loren Washburn
Clyde, Snow & Sessions
201 S Main Street 13th Floor
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
D. Loren Washburn is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
1 2
Showing attorneys 1–50 out of 65
Next>

Search Cities Near Salt Lake County

Search Counties Near Salt Lake County

Juvenile Defense Specialty Areas

Board Certification

National Association of Counsel for Children - NACC is accredited by the ABA to certify attorneys as child welfare law specialists and works to improve the quality of legal representation of children in dependency, juvenile delinquency, and family law cases.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

For more than 20 years, the UACDL has worked to improve the profession and reform the Utah criminal justice system. Today the organization has grown to more than 500 members including many of the top criminal defense attorneys in Utah. The UACDL offices located in Salt Lake City, Utah.


Toggle comparison tool
Remove {attorney_name} from compare list
Remove {attorney_name} from favorite list
Loading...
Saving...