Michael K. Jones

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Criminal Law

As an experienced criminal defense attorney in South Jordan, Utah, Michael Jones understands how intimidating and complex the criminal justice system can seem. Michael will take the time necessary to explain all the steps taken in your case and all possible outcomes to set your mind at ease. You do not have to, and should not, go at your criminal case alone.

Whether you have received a simple Misdemeanor, DUI, or a more serious felony, Michael is prepared to do whatever it takes to get you the best possible conclusion in your case.

DUI

Have you recently received a DUI in Utah? DUI charges can be very intimidating and scary. Despite them being a common occurrence, they are one of the most serious criminal charges to be prosecuted in the Court system. You need a criminal defense attorney who is well versed in protecting not only your driving privileges, but your dignity too. Driving under the influence can come with prison time and fines, and it can also negatively impact your future life endeavors such as housing, employment, and driving privileges, and could potentially affect many other areas of your life. There are various types of DUI offenses in Utah and you can be charged differently depending on your criminal history. There are areas where the law can protect you from such charges and Michael is here to make sure that you are protected as possible and will strive for a reduction in your case or even a possible dismissal. Prosecutors are likely to give you a bad plea offer if you attempt to represent yourself. Do not let the justice system take advantage of you during this vulnerable and nerve-racking time.

Family Law

Michael Jones offers quality divorce services in South Jordan and throughout the state of Utah. Michael knows how legal proceedings involving families can take an emotional toll on everyone involved. With years of experience, he works hard to ease those tensions and make such a difficult situation run as smoothly as possible. Divorces can range from contested to uncontested, depending on what the two parties can agree on. Whether your divorce is contested or not, having the right attorney to protect you is vital. There are enough worries that go along with divorce to take the burden of the divorce proceedings as well. Let Michael take that burden for you. In the state of Utah, couples are normally required to go through mediation prior to bringing their divorce case to Court. Mediation is the time to try to come to an agreement over important issues such as alimony or spousal support, child support, child custody, and property and debt division. Due to the fact that the longer the divorce proceedings, the larger the financial impact; Michael tries his hardest to resolve everything that Is not agreed upon prior to any hearings in front of the Judge. However, sometimes there is no alternative to going to court.

Don't hesitate to call for a consultation with Michael. He is here for you!