Dominica Dela Cruz is a trial attorney with the Salt Lake Legal Defendant Association, currently assigned to the misdemeanor division. She represents clients charged with misdemeanor level offenses in the Utah Third District and Salt Lake City Justice Court. Dominica grew up in Texas and attended St. Mary’s University for undergraduate. After undergrad, Dominica served as an AmeriCorps corps member, first with City Year Boston and then with the Massachusetts Legal Assistance for Self-Sufficiency Program.
Dominica graduated from the S.J. Quinney College of Law in 2017. During and since law school, Dominica has been dedicated to serving indigent and low-income clients with their legal issues. Dominica began her career as a public defender with SLLDA in October 2017.