Aaron P. Dodd

Civil litigation, criminal defense, family law and appeals

With more than 15 years’ experience, Aaron Dodd provides sound counsel and common-sense advice to help his clients prevail.  His practice areas include civil litigation, criminal defense, family law and appeals. Aaron knows how to work with opposing counsel and judges to achieve beneficial results.  When Aaron takes on a case, his clients profit from his extensive trial experience, his clear understanding of the law and comprehensive litigation skills.

Aaron was born and raised in Texas where he first developed an interest in the law. He graduated from Brigham Young University in 2001 with a Bachelors Degree in Political Science.  In 2004, he graduated from the J. Rueben Clark law school, where he served one year as an associate editor for the Education & Law Journal. After law school, Aaron clerked for the Honorable Fred D. Howard of the Utah Fourth District Court where he learned valuable insight into the workings of the court.  Aaron joined Fillmore Spencer in 2005 as an associate and became a partner at the firm in 2016. In 2011, Aaron received the Distinguished Service award from the Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Aaron’s experience has provided him with a wide variety of diverse litigation experience.[/vc_column_text]

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Practice Areas

Aaron aggressively advocates for his clients in all types of family law cases, criminal defense — including drug crimes and DUI — federal Indian and tribal law.  Aaron also litigates in appellate court and will handle appeals in all areas of criminal and civil law.

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Bar Admissions

  • Utah State Bar, 2004
  • U.S. District Court, District of Utah
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit


Professional Associations

  • Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Utah Association for Justice
  • Central Utah Bar Association

Reported Cases

  • State v. Millet, 2015 UT App 187
  • In re S.E., 2015 UT App 230
  • State v. Gurule, 2013 UT 58
  • State v. Cristobal, 2010 UT App 228, 238 P.3d 1096 (2010)
  • State v. Baker, 2010 UT 18, 229 P.3d 650
  • State v. Baker, 2008 UT App 115, 182 P.3d 935
  • State v. Palmer, 2008 UT App 206
  • State v. Alvey, 2007 UT App 161
  • State v. Wallace, 2006 UT App 232, 138 P.3d 553
  • State v. Perez-Avila, 2006 UT App 71, 131 P.3d 864
  • State v. Smith, 2005 UT 57, 122 P.3d 615

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