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Practice areas


  1. Speeding Ticket: 24%
  2. DUI & DWI: 24%
  3. Criminal Defense: 24%
  4. General Practice: 23%
  5. Expungement: 5%



Hourly ($50-175/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (45 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Zachary J Weyher

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    Zachary Weyher DUI and DWI Attorney
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  • Grant D Gilmore

    I've had the opportunity to work closely with Dain. He is personable, intelligent and experienced. I can only hope my clients speak as highly of me as they do of him.


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Contact info

10 West Broadway
Suite 210
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101


UTActive Attorney with Less than 3 Years201205/10/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Academic Excellence Award (Constitutional Law)Vermont Law School2010
Academic Excellence Award (Contracts)Vermont Law School2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyDain Smoland, Attorney at Law PLLC2013 - Present
Volunteer AttorneyUtah Crime Victims Legal Clinic2012 - 2013
Legal InternUnited States District Court For The District Of Utah2012 - 2012
Legal InternSalt Lake City Prosecutor's Office2011 - 2011
Volunteer Legal InternUnited States Attorney's Office for the District of Arizona2010 - 2010
Court Judicial AssistantColorado Sixth Judicial District Court2008 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationAttorney Member2013 - Present
Salt Lake County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2012 - Present
Utah Association of Criminal Defense LawyersAttorney Member2012 - Present
Utah State Bar, Young Lawyers SectionAttorney Member2012 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Utah v. G********* *******Plea-in-abeyance (to be dismissed in 12 months)
State of Utah v. M*** *****Plea in Abeyance--to be dismissed upon completion
Salt Lake City v. L*** ********Amended to infraction, dismissed upon completion of online traffic school and $150 fine
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Publication nameTitleDate
Utah Bar Journal, Vol 26, Issue 5Keep Calm and Argue the Facts: A Pragmatic Approach to the Doctrine of Chances2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vermont Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2012
Northern Arizona UniversityEnglishMA - Masters2005
Northern Arizona UniversityEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2003