Pence and MacMillan LLC

Dustin J. Richards

Dustin J. Richards

Dustin J. Richards provides legal services in the areas of estate planning, business planning and litigation, transactional and contract law, and real estate and property law.  Dustin presented an oral argument before the Wyoming Supreme Court on behalf of the Attorney General while in law school, and has been published in Wyoming Lawyer and the Wyoming Law Review. Before attending law school, Dustin was an assistant controller at a hospital in Colorado, a financial analyst at a hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada, and managed a small business in Laramie, Wyoming owned by his family.

 

Admitted to Bar:

  • 2012, Wyoming
  • 2012, Colorado
  • 2012, United States District Court for the District of Wyoming

 

Education:

  • University of Wyoming (J.D., with honors, 2012)
  • University of Wyoming (M.S., e.Business, 2003)
  • University of Wyoming (B.S., Business Administration, magna cum laude, 2002)

 

Practice Areas:

  • Estate Planning and Administration (such as wills, powers of attorney, living wills, advance health care directives, probate)
  • Trust Creation and Administration (including revocable and irrevocable trusts)
  • Business Planning and Succession (corporations, nonprofit corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships)
  • Transactional and Contract Law
  • Real Estate and Property Law (including title issues and oil, gas, and other minerals)
  • Federal and State Trademarks

 

Professional Associations:

  • American Bar Association
  • Wyoming State Bar Association
  • Colorado State Bar Association
  • Southeast Wyoming Estate Planning Council
  • Albany County Bar Association (Treasurer from 2013–2014)
  • Leadership Laramie, Class of 2015-2017

 

Civic and Community Involvement:

  • Rotary Club of Laramie
  • Laramie Jubilee Days (Legal Counsel/Ex-officio Board Member since 2013)
  • Laramie Valley Chapter, Trout Unlimited (Treasurer, 2015-2017)