Criminal Defense Attorney Darwin Overson

Salt Lake criminal defense lawyer

Darwin Overson is a criminal defense lawyer in Salt Lake City.  Darwin grew up in West Jordan and lived in Utah most of his life, with his family roots go back to before the founding of Utah.  Since he was a child, Darwin knew he wanted to be a lawyer, and today he uses that passion to fight for justice and freedom for his clients.  Darwin graduated from the University of Utah with degrees in both psychology and law and was admitted to the bar in Utah in 1998.  He has been practicing as a criminal defense attorney for over 25 years.

His practice represents people charged with crimes ranging from minor infractions to serious offenses, and even murder.  Darwin has handled hundreds of cases in Salt Lake City and the surrounding areas.

Darwin has represented clients in many high profile cases.  But more importantly, he has obtained justice for his clients in a broad array of criminal and civil cases.


  • BS Psychology, University of Utah
  • JD, University of Utah Law School


  • Utah
  • Idaho
  • United States Supreme Court