Experienced Utah Criminal Defense Attorney Provides Skilled Advocacy
Knowledgeable lawyer represents accused individuals in the Salt Lake City area
If you have been charged with a crime in the Salt Lake City area or any part of Utah, hiring an experienced criminal defense attorney can ensure that your case is given the time and attention it deserves. At the Law Office of W Mathew Schiffgen, I provide dedicated support to each client I represent. I am intimately familiar with all facets of the Utah criminal justice system, and backed by that knowledge and experience, I am able to guide you through the process while ensuring you understand your legal options. My results-oriented approach is intended to help clients move past the difficulty of their criminal charges and onto the next chapter of their lives.
Respected Utah firm seeks dismissals, exoneration and fair plea deals
At the Law Office of W Mathew Schiffgen, I represent clients in local, state and federal courts. I take on charges ranging from minor offenses and misdemeanors to serious felonies, seeking the best possible result whether that comes with the charges being dropped, a not-guilty verdict at trial, or a favorable plea agreement.
My firm may provide counsel and representation for clients charged with:
- Violent crimes — I build self-defense arguments and other strong legal responses to violent crime charges such as those for murder, assault and rape.
- Driving offenses — If you have been charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, driving with a suspended license or another traffic offense, I can examine the police report for potential vulnerabilities.
- Drug violations — My firm handles charges related to the possession, distribution and cultivation of illegal substances, and my goal is to help clients avoid harsh penalties.
- Sex crimes — Sentences for sexual offenses can carry lifelong consequences. I will work to ensure that your side of the story is told and that your rights are protected.
- Theft — During negotiations with prosecutors and in court, I respond to larceny, robbery and other theft charges.
My firm is capable of defending individuals against a wide range of criminal accusations. Once I accept a case, I readily address any obstacles that arise.
Attentive attorney advises clients throughout the criminal justice process
At the Law Office of W Mathew Schiffgen, I am prepared to go the extra mile to seek the justice you deserve. Through meticulous preparation and strict attention to detail, my efforts focus on achieving the best possible outcome for you under the facts of your case. I speak with witnesses, comb through police records and thoroughly examine the alleged crime scene, if necessary. I may also bring in experts who challenge the prosecution and help me prepare trial strategy.
I know that nothing is more important than your freedom. If you need a defense attorney who is dedicated to your case, contact me today.
Contact a determined Utah attorney to provide your criminal defense
If criminal charges have been filed against you or a loved one, choose a criminal defense firm with the resources and experience to make a difference. Call the Law Office of W Mathew Schiffgen at 801-657-5419 or contact me online to schedule a free consultation. My Salt Lake City office stands ready to represent you in your criminal matter.