Attorney Michael J. Langford is driven to success by his passion in representing people at all stages of the criminal defense process in federal and state court. To that end, he effectively and zealously defends people charged with federal and state crimes. He has litigated numerous complex cases, which include mortgage fraud, money laundering, Ponzi scheme, racketeering, homicide and conspiracy to distribute controlled substances. He has tried serious cases such as conspiracy to distribute controlled substances and homicide to a jury. Michael recently argued a complex double jeopardy issue before the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Langford has been selected by the Utah Federal District Court to be a member of the Criminal Justice Act Panel and serves as conflict trial counsel for the Salt Lake Legal Defender's Assocation. Although his practice is based in Salt Lake City, Utah, he also defends people charged with crimes throughout the country.
While in law school Mr. Langford clerked at the U.S. Attorney's Office, the Salt Lake Legal Defender Association and the Pottawattamie County Attorney's Office. He has been a past board member of the Minority juvenile justice commission and the Multi-Cultural Legal Center. He is a graduate of the National Criminal Defense College in Macon, Georgia and the Stetson University White Collar Criminal Defense College. Michael currently sits on the boards of the Rocky Mountain Innocence Center, the Salt Lake County Children's Justice Center and the Henry's Fork Foundation.
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43 East, 400 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Last Updated: 1/7/2016