Southern Utah Parole and Probation Violation Lawyer

If You Violate Probation or Parole

A violation of probation or parole can lead to revocation of probation or parole and land you back in prison or jail. In order to ensure you don't land back in prison it's a great decision to hire an experienced parole & probation violation lawyer.

Consequences for Conviction of Probation Violation in Utah

Consequences for a conviction for probation violation in Utah may potentially include:

  • Probation revoked and sentence imposed
  • Jail or imprisonment (depends on original conviction)
  • Significant fines

They also can include probation reinstatement with additional terms including:

  • Jail/Prison
  • Longer term
  • Additional fines
  • Community service
  • Rehabilitation program
  • Other

Determining Punishment for Violating Probation in Utah

Likelihood of any of the above consequences depends on the following factors:

  • Prior similar convictions
  • Any other prior convictions
  • Currently on probation or parole
  • Attitude of community and court toward this type of crime
  • Degree of media attention on case
  • Mitigating/aggravating circumstances
  • Other

Defenses to a Utah Probation Violation Charge

A probation violation lawyer can help with the following defenses:

  • Insufficient evidence
  • Factual innocence
  • Probation terms complied with
  • Other

Free Consultation With Our Parole & Probation Violation Lawyer Team

The Utah probation violation lawyers of Douglas D. Terry & Associates will help you offer your best defense to charges of probation or violation or parole. We are the longest serving criminal defense law firm in St. George and also have offices in Cedar City. We work with clients throughout southern Utah in communities including Richfield, Panguitch, Kanab, Beaver and Fillmore.

Call (435) 628-4411 or contact us online today for a free consultation.