Christopher J. Salcido

Utah Criminal Defense Attorney | Salt Lake Divorce Lawyer
Contact: 888.337.3235
Law School: S.J. Quinney College of Law - University of Utah
Jurisdiction: Utah


About Christopher J. Salcido
Chris Salcido is a Utah licensed attorney and a founding Member of Salcido Law Firm PLLC. Prior to founding Salcido Law Firm with his brother, Chris practiced complex commercial and civil litigation with a law firm in Salt Lake City, focusing his practice on the representation of injured victims in personal injury and medical malpractice suits. In recent years, Chris has been involved with some of the largest personal injury and medical malpractice verdicts in Utah. Chris's past experience also includes the representation of large corporations as a corporate attorney. Chris has considerable experience and knowledge in the representation of ecommerce companies and start-ups. Since co-founding Salcido Law Firm, Chris has focused his practice to personal injury, criminal defense, bankruptcy, family law, and small business representation. Chris is an experienced divorce and family law attorney. He has represented clients in difficult family law matters including custody disputes, complex divorces, and property divisions. Chris has developed unique and effective approaches to resolving family law matters for his clientâs and their families. In addition to his legal practice, Chris has maintained a commitment to teaching legal and general education courses at colleges throughout Utah. Chris has taught college courses in American History; Philosophy; Logic & Critical Analysis; Humanities; Probate Administration & Estate Planning; and Evidence. Chris is committed to giving back to the local community. Chris served as a member of the Utah Army National Guard for several years and is a decorated veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan. Chris offers pro bono services to veterans on a case by case basis. Chris personally aspires to 100 hours of pro bono service a year. Chris also supports his alma maters by offering reduced fees to students and alumni of the University of Utah and Utah Valley University.
Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Divorce
  • Business Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
  • General Civil
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
License (Utah State Bar)
Spanish Yes
Professional Experience
Attorney, Salcido Law Firm PLLC
SLF was established with the intent to provide legal services to protect individuals and families and their businesses. Whether it is ensuring that you are made whole after a life changing accident, defending your rights against the strong arm of the state, or adding value to the business you have built, we will protect you.
S.J. Quinney College of Law - University of UtahJ.D.Law
Utah Valley UniversityB.A.History & Political Science
Professional Activities
Advisory Board Member - Paralegal Studies Eagel Gate College 2009-Current
Adjunct Professor Eagle Gate College/Provo College 2008-Current
Merit Scholorship, S.J. Quinney College of Law
Recipient of Merit Scholorship award.
Army Commendation and Decorated Veteran, Utah Army National Guard
Decorated Veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.
Professional Associations
Member, Salt Lake County Bar Association
Member, Utah State Bar
Member, American Bar Association
Member, American Association for Justice
Member, Utah Association for Justice
Member, ABA Section of Business Law
Member, Central Utah Bar Association


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Salcido Law Firm PLLC
43 W 9000 S Ste B
Sandy, UT 84070
Toll-Free: 888.337.3235
Telephone: 801.413.1753