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.
Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)
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|WY||Authorized to practice law||2005||11/27/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 40 Under 40||National Trial Lawyers||2015|
|Top 10 Attorney Award||National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys||2015|
|BV Distinguished 4.1||Martindale Hubbell||2013|
|Attorney||Hathaway & Kunz, P.C.||2007 - Present|
|Staff Attorney||Wyoming Supreme Court||2005 - 2007|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Bar Association||State Membership Chair||2012 - Present|
|Cheyenne Depot Museum||Trustee and Board President||2011 - Present|
|Ewing T. Kerr, American Inns of Court||Member||N/A|
|Minority shareholder dispute||Company purchased shares in excess of $4,000,000|
|Catastrophic Personal Injury||$1,000,000+ settlement|
|Business Sale Dispute||Summary Judgment in excess of $3,600,000|
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|University of Wyoming College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2005|
|Boston University||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2002|