Outside the courtroom and the office, I like getting involved with community activism, local Politics, and volunteer work. I love art, independent music and films, American and British history, and spending time with my friends and family.
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Family, Adoption, Alimony, Divorce & Separation
I was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. After graduating from the University of Oregon, I decided to return to Salt Lake to attend law school at the University of Utah. Upon graduation, I joined the international litigation firm of Howrey...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Litigation
In 2009, Joshua Baron and Yossof Sharifi founded Sharifi & Baron in downtown Salt Lake City. They didn't have any clients and had to share a desk in a tiny office to get started. Since then they have represented hundreds of clients in nearly every...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Immigration, DUI & DWI, Violent Crime, Domestic Violence
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.