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Ogden City Justice Court Information

The Ogden Justice Court has jurisdiction over class C and class B misdemeanor level charges that occur within the borders of Ogden, Utah. Class C and Class B misdemeanor charges can include minor speeding tickets, or more serious charges for domestic violence, DUI, drug charges, and theft. A class C misdemeanor can result in up to 90 days in the Weber County jail, and a class B misdemeanor carries the potential of up to 180 days in jail.

Along with the potential time in jail, there are fines and other collateral consequences of a conviction in a justice court that can include losing your driver's license or your right to own and possess firearms. Some justice court convictions can also be used as an enhancement for subsequent felony charges. So, despite being "just" a misdemeanor, these cases should be taken very seriously. Having the assistance of an experienced criminal attorney can give you the best chance of achieving a successful outcome.

Contact Information for the Ogden Justice Court

Judges presiding in the Ogden Justice Court are: Judge Michael S. Junk and Judge Andrea Lockwood. The court is located at 310 26th Street in Ogden.

The physical and mailing address for the Ogden Justice Court is 310 26th Street, Ogden, UT 84401. The phone number for the court is 801-629-8560. The court's fax number is 801-393-6629.

Criminal Defense Attorney for Ogden, Utah

Talking with an attorney before your case goes to court is best. Criminal defense attorney Stephen Howard has the experience and skills needed to achieve real results for his clients. He has a proven record of achieving dismissals or not guilty verdicts ranging from drug charges to aggravated robbery charges.

We provide criminal defense services to clients in Ogden and and throughout Utah. Contact us today to schedule your initial consultation.

Other Justice Courts in Weber County

Weber County does not operate its own justice court. But there are a number of city justice courts handling misdemeanor cases in Weber County. These include: Farr West, Harrisville, North Ogden, Ogden, Plain City, Pleasant View, Riverdale, Roy, South Ogden, Uintah, and Washington Terrace. Misdemeanor offenses occurring in unincorporated areas of the county or in cities without a justice court are heard in the Ogden District Court. Felony or class A misdemeanor offenses occurring anywhere in Weber County must be filed in the district court..


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Attorney Stephen Howard practices as part of the Canyons Law Group, LLC and Stephen W. Howard, PC.

Offices in Salt Lake and Davis Counties
560 South 300 East, Suite 200, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
952 S. Main St., Suite A, Layton, UT 84041

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In Salt Lake City, call 801-449-1409.
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