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David F. Evans 
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Managing Partner
phone (307) 634-1525
fax (307) 638-7335

David Evans is fourth generation Wyoming citizen.  He was born in Kemmerer, Wyoming and grew up in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  He graduated from St. Mary's High School in Cheyenne, Wyoming in 1970, the University of Wyoming with a B.A. in English Literature in 1974, and the University of Wyoming Law School, in 1978.  He has practiced continuously with Hickey & Evans since that time.  He is married to Becky, and they have two children.

Mr. Evans developed a comunity-based, statewide, general practice of law over the years.  His areas of emphasis at this time are Business Commercial Law, Labor Law and Education Law.  David is a member of both Wyoming and Colorado State Bar Associations.  He is a past member of the American Judicature Society Board of Directors, Wyoming Industrial Siting Council, Cheyenne Board of Public Utilities, and is a current member of the Wyoming Water Development Commission.  He has served the Wyoming State Bar in several capacities, including as Chairman of the Wyoming Bench Bar Relations Committee, and a member of the Wyoming State Board of Continuing Legal Education. He is a past president of the Ewing T. Kerr Inn of Court  He also served as a Trustee in the United States Bankruptcy Court. David has been active in the Cheyenne community serving on a number of non-profit boards.  He was a youth soccer and basketball coach for many years.  He enjoys hunting and fishing, as well as golf.  He and Becky are avid travelers.

Year Joined Organization:
Areas of Practice:
Business/Commercial Law
Labor Law
Education Law
Bar Admissions:
Wyoming, 1978
Colorado, 1994
U.S. Federal Courts, 1978
U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1978
U.S. Supreme Court, 1988
University of Wyoming, College of Law, Laramie, Wyoming, 1978

University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, 1974
B.A. English Literature

Published Works:
Problem Loans & Creditor Options in Wyoming (Co-author) National Business Institute, 1984

Representative Cases:
Laramie County School District No. One v. Cheyenne Newspapers Inc., 250 P.3d 522 (Wyo. 2011)
Hill Investment Corporation v. M&M Auto Outlet, 2010 WY 56 (Wyo. 2010)
BHP Petroleum (Americas), Inc. v. Texaco Exploration and Production, Inc., 1 P.3d 1253, 147 Oil & Gas Rep. 611 (Wyo. 2000)
Hansen v. Little Bear Inn Co., 9 P.3d 960 (Wyo. 2000)
Wyoming Dept. of Transp. v. International Union of Operating Engineers Local Union 800, 908 P.2d 970 (Wyo. 1995)
Trustees of Wyoming Laborers Health and Welfare Plan v. Morgen & Oswood Const. Co., Inc. of Wyoming, 850 F.2d 613 (C.A. 10 Wyo. 1988)
White v. Exeter Drilling Co., 731 P.2d 1193 (Wyo. 1987)
May v. Interstate Moving & Storage Co., 739 F.2d 521 (C.A. 10 Colo. 1984)
Matter of Parental Rights of PP, 648 P.2d 512 (Wyo. 1982)
Hess v. O'Dell Motors, 693 F.2d 113 (CA.10 Wyo. 1982)
Cheyenne Dodge, Inc. v. Reynolds and Reynolds Co., 613 P.2d 1234 (Wyo. 1980)
Kennedy v. State, 595 P.2d 577 (Wyo. 1979)
Representative Clients:
Eastern Wyoming College
Laramie County School District #1
Colorado Engineering
Hon. Greg Phillips, 10th Circuit Court of Appeals
Professional Associations and Memberships:

Wyoming Bench-Bar Relations Committee, 1993 - 1995
Chairman 1994

Wyoming State Board of Continuing Legal Education, 1991 - 1994

American Judicature Society, 1988 - 1996
Board of Directors 1988 - 1992

Wyoming Water Development Commission, 2015

Wyoming Industrial Siting Council, 1987 - 1993

Board of Public Utilities, 2002 - 2013
President, 2011-2013

Ewing T. Kerr Inn of Court, 2005-Present
Laramie County Bar Association, 1978 - Present
President 1994

United State Bankruptcy Court
Trustee, 1981 - 1983

Cheyenne Child Care Centers, Inc., 1986 - 1994
President 1992

Office Location

1800 Carey Ave Suite 700
Cheyenne, WY 82001
P.O. Drawer 467
Cheyenne, WY 82003
Tel 307-634-1525
Fax 307-638-7335
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