Pence and MacMillan LLC

Cole N. Sherard, P.C.

Cole N. Sherard

Cole N. Sherard

          Cole N. Sherard practices criminal law throughout the state of Wyoming, including the towns of Wheatland, Laramie, Torrington, Douglas, Lusk, Cheyenne, Casper, Rawlins, Buffalo, Gillette and Sheridan with thorough preparation, knowledge, skill, and trial experience to zealously represent his clients. From serious felony offenses; misdemeanor citations; DUIs and driver license suspensions; vehicular homicide; drug charges; possession of marijuana; assault and battery; sexual assaults; burglary; robbery; property crimes; and game and fish/wildlife violations.

            Cole helps his clients maneuver through the criminal justice system to prove their innocence at trial or to lessen the impact these accusations may have on their future.  He has a proven track record for getting great results for his clients time and time again.

          Originally from Wheatland, Wyoming, Cole initially practiced law at his family’s law firm (Sherard, Sherard, Artery & Johnson) and has been with Pence and MacMillan since 2014.


Admitted to Bar:

  • 2004, Wyoming
  • 2004, United States District Court for the District of Wyoming



  • University of Wyoming (B.A., 1999)
  • University of Wyoming (J.D., 2004)


Practice Areas:

  • Criminal Law
    • DUIs – license suspensions, commercial suspensions
    • Homicide
    • Vehicular homicide
    • Kidnapping
    • Sexual assaults
    • Narcotic and drug charges
      • Possession of marijuana
    • Assault and battery
    • Domestic violence
    • White collar crimes
    • Game and Fish violations
    • Burglary and robbery
    • Property crimes
    • Theft – Embezzlement – Fraud
    • Firearms and Weapon Offenses
    • Juvenile Delinquency
    • Expungement

Professional Associations:

  • Wyoming State Bar member
  • Federal District Court member
  • Served as a Bar Commission for the Eighth Judicial District
  • National College of DUI defense member
  • Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association
  • Wyoming State Bar’s Criminal Jury Instruction Committee
  • Former member of the Resolution of Fee Disputes Committee and Juvenile Jury Pattern Instruction Committee


Civic and Community Involvement:

  • Chairmen of the Wyoming Council of Trout Unlimited
  • Laramie Valley Chapter of Trout Unlimited