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White & Matern, PLLC.

Criminal Defense Law Firm


Your Legal Solution Starts Here!

Are You Facing Criminal Charges?

Work With An Attorney Who Will Prioritize Your Rights. Period.

When your freedom and reputation are at stake, nothing is more important than a strong defense from a lawyer who is committed to your case. You need a lawyer who understands the consequences you are facing and who will fight as hard as necessary to protect your rights.

At White & Matern, PLLC, you will work directly with an experienced criminal defense attorney. The personal attention Daniel Matern gives each client allows him to fully understand your case and to develop a defense strategy tailored to your needs. Because he knows that you may be in the most frightening situation of your life, he is caring and easy to talk to.

Do You Know Your Rights?


Law enforcement and prosecutors are primarily concerned with gathering evidence against a potential suspect. They have the legal resources and skill to do this without hesitation, even when the rights of the individual they are investigating are at risk.

If you are being questioned, arrested, accused or charged with a crime, make sure to protect yourself by understanding your rights. For example:

  • If you are pulled over for a DUI: You have the right to refuse a field sobriety test, Contact DUI Attorney, Daniel C. Matern, in Ogden City.

  • If you are facing domestic violence charges: Your gun ownership rights could be at stake, and upon a conviction, permanently revoked. Contact Domestic Violence Attorney, Daniel C. Matern, in Ogden City.

  • If you are charged with a drug distribution crime: You have the right to be protected against illegal search and seizure. All officers must have substantial evidence for probable cause to search your property. Contact Drug Possession and Drug Distribution Attorney, Daniel C. Matern, in Ogden City.

  • If any criminal defense issue has affected you (including DUIs, drug crimes, violent crimes, sex crimes, gun charges, theft crimes, white collar crimes, resisting arrest, etc.): You have the right to speak with an attorney before making any statements about your case to law enforcement. Contact Criminal Defense Attorney, Daniel C. Matern, for criminal matters in Ogden City, Farmington, Salt Lake City, Brigham City, and throughout Utah.

Selecting the right criminal defense attorney is crucial when facing serious charges. Daniel C. Matern brings a proven track record of always looking out for the best interest of each client by providing skillful legal representation and counsel. He understands the stress and emotional turmoil clients face during these difficult times. Put yourself in the best position to succeed. Count on this Ogden City, Criminal Defense Attorney committed to protecting your rights.

About Me

Criminal Defense Attorney for Ogden, Utah.


Daniel Matern has been representing individuals in difficult criminal law matters since obtaining his license to practice law in the state of Utah. This experience as a Salt Lake City and Ogden City criminal defense lawyer has given White & Matern, PLLC. an unmatched ability to take on even the most unique criminal law cases with thorough investigations, strategic defense, and an awareness of how our clients are most likely to get favorable results in a case.

When you contact our office, you will be able to gain an understanding of the charges brought against you as you work directly with your attorney, Daniel C. Matern. We do not pass off cases to associates or paralegals. Instead, our clients benefit from open communication and dedicated defense in every case.  Whether your legal troubles include possession of illegal drugs, drug distribution, assault, driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol (DUI), or any other criminal matter you are facing in Ogden, Salt Lake City, and throughout Utah.

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