About This FirmThe American justice system is considered by many to be the finest on earth. It is also extremely complicated. If you or someone you care about has been accused of a crime, you need an experienced attorney working for you. The consequences are too serious to entrust your criminal defense case to anyone else.
We are criminal defense attorneys Greg Smith and Associates. Since we began practicing law in 1992, we have been the lawyers of choice for thousands of people accused of crimes in Salt Lake City and the surrounding parts of Utah.
We have invaluable experience in criminal law on both sides of the courtroom. Spencer Robinson, has quite a resume, which includes the fact that he prosecuted cases for West Valley City, and was an ALJ (judge) for many years, too. Jordan Putnam received a lot of prosecutorial experience before being sworn in as an attorney, as did Attorney Greg Smith, who also prosecuted cases while studying for the bar exam.
Here is what his former boss, D. Davis, former lead prosecutor, said of him: [Greg Smith] assisted me in Court, with the prosecution work we did as City Attorneys for the City of Mission, Texas. The cases involved traffic violations, assaults, thefts. [He] also assisted in court appearances. [He] gained considerable experience in procedure and working with law enforcement officers, methods of presenting evidence, including direct and cross-examination of witnesses, and above all, comprehensive preparation of cases for trial." Jim Smith received prosecutorial training at the Utah attorney general's office. For more detail, just click on their names above.
Our clients' legal concerns typically fall into one of the following broad categories of criminal law matters:
- Violent crimes, including domestic violence, sex crimes, assault and weapons charges
- Business crimes, including white collar crimes and credit card fraud charges
- Drug and alcohol crimes, including drunk driving, DUI involving prescription drugs and drug possession
- A variety of additional criminal law issues, including theft, fish and wildlife violations and conspiracy charges
We understand that facing a criminal charge in Salt Lake City and throughout Utah is a stressful matter. Our goal is to address your concerns and try to alleviate your fears. We will work hard to help you stay out of jail and avoid fines. We will strive to make sure that the accusation against you does not turn into a conviction and a permanent blemish on your record. We do this because we care.
We have earned an excellent reputation for being fair, ethical and hardworking criminal law attorneys. The opposition knows us. We have established a strong working relationship with them and the other members of the legal community in Salt Lake City and the surrounding parts of Utah. They know how serious we are about getting positive results. Because of this, we are effective at negotiating favorable results without having to go to trial.
Areas of Law
- Criminal Law
- Assault and Battery
- Criminal Appeals
- Criminal Conspiracy
- Criminal Defense
- Criminal Forfeiture
- Criminal Fraud
- Drivers License Suspension
- Driving While Intoxicated
- Electronic Surveillance
- Federal Criminal Law
- Hit and Run
- Mail Fraud
- Parole and Probation
- Search and Seizure
- Sex Crimes
- Sexual Assault
- Traffic Violations
- Vehicular Homicide
- Victims Rights
- Weapons Charges
Overall Client Ratingin Criminal Law, Litigation and Labor and Employment4.8 out of 5.0Communication Ability4.8Responsiveness4.8Quality of Service4.8Value for Money4.8
- Data based on 78 reviews
- Recommended by 74 Client(s)
- Last reviewed on 05/15/16
Average Peer RatingBased on this firm's rated lawyers2.6/5.0Peer Rating
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