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John M. Walker 
Cheyenne, Wyoming
phone (307) 634-1525
fax (307) 638-7335

John is a partner in the law firm of Hickey & Evans where he first began practicing law upon graduation from law school in 1984. His practice areas include probate, local government law and a trial practice. He has a Martindale AV rating and has been selected to Super Lawyers.

John is married and has seven children and thirteen grandchildren. He enjoys Wyoming's rugged outdoors and is an avid hunter, fisherman, photographer and he also enjoys scuba diving. He has authored two novels, Pioneer Parables and Varmint Hunter .

For many years he was the piano player for a local children's choir and he also spent many summers coaching girl's softball teams. John played for two summers on the Junior PGA golf tour, when he was in High School. He also acquired a pilot's license while in High School.

John's interest in litigation first began while competing on Cheyenne Central High School's cross examination debate team. He particularly enjoys his litigation practice where he is able to intertwine his legal skills with his psychological training.

Year Joined Organization:
Areas of Practice:
Local Government Law
Trial Practice
Litigation Percentage:
80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions:
Wyoming, 1984
U.S. Federal Court, 1984
University of Wyoming, College of Law, Laramie, Wyoming, 1984

University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, 1981
B.A. Psychology
Honors: Phi Beta Kappa

Published Works:
Basic Probate in Wyoming National Business Institute, January, 1988

Basic Elder Law, 1994

Representative Cases:
Cotton v. City of Cheyenne, 85 P.3d 999 (Wyo. 2004)
Representative Clients:
The Casey Family Program
Nabors Drilling U.S.A., L.P
Wyoming Bank and Trust
Michael Bohl, Wyoming Bank and Trust
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Wyoming State Bar Assn., 1984 - Present

Southeast Wyoming Estate Planning Council
President 1998-1999

Past Employment Positions:
Laramie County Wyoming, Assistant County Attorney, 1984 - 1992

Eastern Wyoming College, Attorney, 1991 - 2007

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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