Jarvis & Associates

Jarvis & Associates

Tough as nails and aggressive former prosecutors who are not afraid of trial and understand that your side of the story deserves to be told.

Firm Overview

When you need a defense attorney, you need more than just a lawyer. You need someone who recognizes the complete devastation associated with being charged with a criminal offense. You need someone you can trust, and someone who will personally take the time to explain the nuances of the criminal justice system; a system that can seem completely overwhelming and intimidating at times. Lindsay Jarvis, Keith Stoney and Dawn Emery are fearless and respected trial attorneys who know what it’s like to work on both sides of the courtroom. Why? Lindsay, Keith, and Dawn were all competitive and award-winning prosecutors. Now, Lindsay, Keith, and Dawn use their courtroom experience, the relationships they’ve established with police officers and court personnel, as well as their knowledge of the criminal justice system to work passionately to advocate for people like you. When you need a criminal defense attorney, you need Lindsay Jarvis, Keith Stoney and Dawn Emery on your team.

Main Office

Main Office
887 West Baxter Drive

South Jordan UT 84095


(801) 750-8320


(801) 889-2500


Free Initial Consultation?


Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Criminal Defense, DUI, Driver's license hearings, domestic violence cases, assaults, thefts.

Hourly Rates


Office Information

Office Hours

9:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Office Manager


Emergency After Hours


Languages Spoken


Criminal Defense

Driving under the influence cases, including the driver's license hearing. Domestic Violence cases Aggravated Assault Drug possessions and distribution Thefts

Former Prosecutors working for you.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

Jarvis and Associates goes above and beyond. We have studied the criminal justice system, (we have the multiple degrees to prove it!), we've won awards for our over-the-top representation of our clients, (they all look great on our wall of fame) and we have over 60 years, collectively, of experience that we put to work for you! But the most important distinction... we listen, really listen to you and your case, and we ask the hard questions and fully explain the answers. If you want a team of attorneys who care about you and your case and understand how being charged impacts your life, call us today.

Dawn W. Emery

Jarvis & Associates

I believe in justice: not just for a chosen few but for everyone. As a prosecutor I served the citizens of Salt Lake County holding those accountable for their actions. As a defense attorney I will serve YOU to ensure that the criminal justice system treats you fairly and that you get the justice you deserve.
o Recognized as one of the best concerning cross examinations; research the witness and put together a comprehensive line of questioning designed to elicit important and pivotal facts to the case.
o Exceptionally persuasive with a distinct record of formulating solid opening statements that are factually based and tailored to a specific audience to illustrate the story of the prosecution.
o Able to build a comprehensive line of questioning designed to elicit pivotal facts to the case; remarkable closer, able to weave together a story of facts and evidence.

Graduated from Gonzaga University in 2003. Licensed in Utah and Washington State. Served the citizens of Salt Lake County as a prosecutor for over 11 years. Prosecuted DUI's, drug cases, assaults, domestic violence cases, and other various crimes.


Bar Number: 10443
Utah, 2005

Bar Number: 34174
Washington, 2003


Gonzaga University School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 2003

Gonzaga University School of Leadership Studies
Masters of Organizational Leadership, 2015

Keith Stoney

Jarvis & Associates

Attorney Keith Stoney is a veteran criminal defense attorney with more than 30 years of experience in criminal law. He has experience in nearly every facet of criminal law and has worked as a prosecutor, police officer, educator, judge, and attorney. He uses his extensive knowledge of the criminal justice system to provide his clients with the high-quality counsel they need to protect their rights. He is a dedicated attorney who now exclusively dedicates his practice to defending the rights of the accused.

Mr. Stoney’s career in criminal law has reached into nearly every branch of the criminal justice system. He is a former police officer and also worked as a prosecutor for 18 years. He has done extensive work in education, including as a legal instructor at the Utah Police Academy and Utah Corrections Academy and as trainer for judges on search and seizure, domestic violence, laws of arrest, and rules of evidence. Mr. Stoney also taught Domestic Violence courses for Western Community Policing, and worked as a nationwide police officer instructor on DUI for the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration.

In his current practice at Jarvis & Associates, he utilizes his years of experienced as a criminal defense lawyer, instructor, and prosecutor to help his clients protect their rights. He is dedicated to making sure that his clients understand what is happening with their case and their available options moving forward. He takes the time to thoroughly answer questions and will always keep you up to date with what is happening with your case. As a veteran criminal lawyer, he knows that the stakes are highest in criminal cases. That is why he is dedicated to making sure that his clients get the counsel they need to aggressively protect their rights during every phase of their case.


Brigham Young University
Juris Doctorage, 1982

Lindsay Jarvis

Jarvis & Associates

Ms. Jarvis earned a B.S. in criminology and a B.S. in sociology from the University of Utah in 2002. She then went on to earn her J.D. at the California Western School of Law in 2004. During her time in law school, she worked with the California Innocence Project, which works to overturn wrongful convictions. After passing the bar exam, she was admitted to practice in the state of Utah in 2005.

Ms. Jarvis worked for several years as an attorney in the West Valley City Prosecutor’s Office and for the City of Saratoga Springs, gaining more than six years of experience in the courtroom as a prosecutor in Salt Lake, Davis, and Utah counties. In 2011, she moved into private practice as an attorney at Allan & Easton, and in 2014, founded her own firm—Jarvis & Associates, where she now devotes her practice to protecting the rights of the accused.
Ms. Jarvis is an active member of the legal community, and is a member of several prestigious legal organizations, including the National Trial Lawyers Association and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Additionally, she has been honored with several awards, including:

Avvo’s Client Choice Award 2015
National Trial Attorney’s “Top 40 Under 40” Award for 2014 and 2015
National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorney’s “Top 10 Under 40” Award for 2014 and 2015
Prosecutor of the Year 2006, Utah Gang Investigator’s Association
California Criminal Defense Advocacy Award 2004


Bar Number: 10440
Utah, 2005

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