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Cara Tangaro | Utah Criminal Defense Attorney

Tangaro Law: Your Defense Advantage

Ms. Tangaro is a successful criminal defense attorney practicing for over 20 years in Utah. She practices in justice and district courts from Logan to St. George and from Tooele to Moab. 

Ms. Tangaro’s experience as former prosecutor for the Salt Lake County District Attorney’s office is a component of her unique value to those in need of legal services. Because of her extensive knowledge of how the prosecution will screen and present their case, she can adapt and better prepare her clients. 

She is the President of Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, a Commissioner of the Utah State Bar, and a member of the Utah Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Rules of Criminal Procedure. Ms. Tangaro is also a member of Women’s Lawyers of Utah. 

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It is essential that you start your defense as soon as possible. We have the experience to help you.

My Commitment
To You

At Tangaro Law, you get personalized legal representation from me. I will work hand-in-hand with you to develop an effective plan of action and defense strategy. I will engage a support team as needed including experts, and investigators. I will be both accountable and available to walk you through the confusing legal process and help you navigate this time of crisis.

Cara Tangaro has handled hundreds of cases and never judges anyone who has been accused.


“Cara is THE best lawyer in Utah. So grateful for her hard work and dedication on our behalf. No lawyer works harder or cares more for their clients. Thank you Cara!”

“Cara provides great service, and is knowledgeable and efficient.

I appreciated her calm understanding demeanor as we discussed my case. She also helped me keep my stress level down. Cara did all the heavy lifting and smoothly navigated a complex and overwhelming criminal process.”

“Undoubtedly one of the best lawyers in Utah. When you meet her you feel the security that you are in good hands. Cara is very professional, intelligent, knowledgeable about the law, and compassionate. She will defend you and fight for you with passion. For anyone needing the best representation available you’ll receive that with Cara Tangaro.”

“She has decades of experience in all types of cases and it shows in her results. She told us our job was to try and relax and she would do all the heavy lifting. Thank you Cara, for keeping our family together. You’re our hero. Your contribution will never be forgotten in our home.”

“Her quick response made the process easy. I was able to make quick decisions and get everything handled in a timely manner that worked. She also recommended a divorce attorney for a friend, that was a perfect match. I would highly recommend Tangaro Law.”

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