Mr. Kyler Ovard is an aggressive trial attorney with an impressive record of victories for his clients.
Mr. Ovard focuses his practice exclusively on criminal and DUI defense in both state and federal courts in Utah. He has been selected by Super Lawyers to the prestigious Mountain States Rising Stars list, an honor reserved for those who exhibit excellence in practice, from 2016 to present.
After obtaining his Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of South Carolina, Mr. Ovard worked as a therapist with incarcerated youth and saw the injustices our system can perpetrate on those accused of crimes. This experience has given him passion for the defense of his clients which has led to some remarkable victories.
After his work as a therapist, Mr. Ovard completed law school at the University of Arkansas where he felt he could benefit those accused of crimes best. While a law student, he was employed at the Pulaski County Prosecutor’s Office in their criminal prosecutions division. Selected for the prestigious Federal Defender Trial Unit, Mr. Ovard helped in the defense of federal criminal charges while still a law student.