homicide attorney Utah


If you or your loved one has been charged with homicide/murder in Utah, Dennis Pawelek & Richard Gale are the best choice for your criminal defense. It’s no secret that murder carries an extremely serious consequence if found guilty. Therefore it is important that if your liberty is at stake that you have the best defense attorneys in your corner.  Call our law firm today for a free consultation if someone you care about has been arrested for murder in Utah.

How is Murder defined in Utah?

Murder is specifically when one person intentionally or knowingly causes the death of an individual. Murder has both mitigating and aggravating circumstances attached which can change the strategy of your defense. Murder is a serious charge and carries a max penalty of life in prison or death. Dennis Pawelek & Richard Gale have successfully fought murder charges in court and have had success in lowering them manslaughter or getting the charges dropped competently. We are confident in our ability to prepare a strong defense for those facing a murder charge, contact Pawelek & Gale today for a free consultation.

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Offenses charged as murder when they result in the death of a person:

• Drug Lab Violation
• Kidnapping
• Rape
• Sexual Assault
• Robbery
• Burglary
• Escape
• Child Abuse

When it comes to going to a jury trial and your life is on the line, I recommend Richard and Dennis over any other lawyers in Utah. 

– Preston

Choose Pawelek & Gale

During your complimentary consultation, our criminal defense lawyers will meet with you to thoroughly review the circumstances that led to your arrest, and obtain the information necessary to begin an in-depth, independent investigation into your matter and start formulating a defense on your behalf.