reduced to 1 count of simple burglary
sentenced to 18 months in jail rather than possible 2 life sentences
. CHILD ABUSE:
dismissed at trial
. ASSAULT/DOMESTIC VIOLENCE :
dismissed at preliminary hearing
. CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
Examples of case results by Mr. Christensen
The CHRISTENSEN CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAW FIRM specializes in criminal defense in the state of Utah.
The founder of the firm, Paul R. Christensen is a former prosecutor with a wealth of litigation experience in all Utah courts who has a distinct advantage over other criminal defense attorneys: he has extensive knowledge and experience about the criminal justice system from both angles, as a prosecutor and as a criminal defense attorney. He knows the tactics prosecutors use and how to look for weaknesses in their cases.
Mr. Christensen's track record shows countless acquittals and charge reductions at and before trial.
He has successfully defended numerous clients charged with homicide, DUI, domestic violence, drug offenses, theft, assault, child abuse, sex crimes and fraud amongst others.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
. Over 25 years experience exclusively in criminal litigation
. Former Senior Deputy County Attorney and City Prosecutor
. Former Southern Utah Bar President
. Extensive trial experience ranging from DUI to murder
. Sterling litigator and aggressive negotiator
. Argued before the Utah Court of Appeals
. Former legal instructor to law enforcement
. Countless dismissals and charge reductions
If you have been arrested for DUI, your license will be suspended and you will be facing a short deadline to apply for a hearing to fight that suspension.
Call us today to avoid missing that deadline.
" Do not trust your life or your liberty to an inexperienced lawyer. I provide an aggressive defense which may result in reduced charges, minimized penalties or dismissal. My successful record speaks for itself. "
- Paul Christensen
Sandy, Utah 84070