Michael graduated from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law in 2000 and has practiced criminal law ever since. He joined LDA in 2020.
Appellate Attorney LDA is court-appointed to represent indigent defendants in criminal cases. An LDA appellate attorney carries a full caseload of court-appointed appellate cases. The appellate attorney is responsible for reviewing the record on appeal, selecting appropriate appellate issues, researching and writing
The Salt Lake Legal Defender Association commends the Salt Lake District Attorney’s Office for its progressive approach to criminal justice reform by identifying appropriate individuals for a reduction in their criminal convictions. Many with prior criminal histories are denied housing, miss out
071019 Press Release
Volunteers attorneys from the Salt Lake Legal Defender Association joined other volunteer lawyers, the Salt Lake County Mayor and District Attorney, the Utah Department of Workforce Services, the Department of Public Safety, Catholic Community Services, the Salt Lake City Justice Court, the