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Mr. Buckley is a native of Gillette, Wyoming, and practices at Hathaway & Kunz in the areas of civil litigation—including business and commercial litigation and risk management—as well as catastrophic injury representation for both plaintiffs and defendants. Mr. Buckley delivers high-caliber, personalized representation by working with clients to discover their unique needs and goals before developing a legal strategy.

Mr. Buckley is also experienced in energy and natural resource matters, including due diligence, title and land use, curative work and regulatory compliance. Recognizing the importance of mutual trust between attorney and client, Mr. Buckley maintains the utmost transparency in communication. He enjoys helping clients to find a positive solution to a complex problem that has left them feeling lost.

Frequently appearing statewide before the Wyoming State District Courts and the Colorado State Courts, Mr. Buckley also appears before the Wyoming Supreme Court, the Wyoming Federal District Court, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Wyoming Bankruptcy Court.

Mr. Buckley’s exceptional legal work has earned him a BV Distinguished rating from Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Review, as well as a designation as a Top 40 Under 40 attorney in Wyoming from the National Trial Lawyers in 2012-2015 and the Top 10 Under 40 Personal Injury Attorneys from the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys.


Practice areas


  1. Appeals: 20%
  2. Energy: 20%
  3. Environmental: 20%
  4. Administrative Law: 20%
  5. Litigation: 20%



Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Hathaway & Kunz

2515 Warren Ave Ste 500
Po Box 1208
Cheyenne, WY, 82001-3152


WYAuthorized to practice law200505/29/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2015
Top 10 Attorney AwardNational Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys2015
BV Distinguished 4.1Martindale Hubbell2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyHathaway & Kunz, P.C.2007 - Present
Staff AttorneyWyoming Supreme Court2005 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationState Membership Chair2012 - Present
Cheyenne Depot MuseumTrustee and Board President2011 - Present
Ewing T. Kerr, American Inns of CourtMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Catastrophic Personal Injury$1,000,000+ settlement
Business Sale DisputeSummary Judgment in excess of $3,600,000
Minority shareholder disputeCompany purchased shares in excess of $4,000,000
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Publication nameTitleDate
Wyoming LawyerThe Next Generation Lawyer2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wyoming College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Boston UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2002