Pence and MacMillan LLC

Megan Overmann Goetz, P.C.

Megan Overmann Goetz

Megan Overmann Goetz

 

Megan Overmann Goetz has been serving clients most recently in the areas of business advisement and development, civil litigation, and transactional law, though has a background in domestic, juvenile, and criminal law as well. Prior to joining Pence and MacMillan, Megan served as a staff attorney/judicial law clerk for the Second Judicial District Courts of Wyoming. Megan’s practice currently focuses on corporate law, banking law, real estate, employment and human resources law, and general entity advising. Megan is frequently asked to navigate legal issues and political waters for clients by offering guidance through multi-faceted transactions. Megan also acts as an independent investigator for various entities, government and private, to investigate internal complaints, provide findings and make recommendations. Megan also speaks professionally on various legal topics and civic issues around the State.

As a member of Pence and MacMillan, coupled with a strong commitment to community service, Megan serves as a leader within both the legal community and the state of Wyoming. Megan was appointed by Governor Mark Gordon in 2021 to serve as one of seven Commissioners on the Wyoming Community College Commission. Megan served as the Co-Chair of the Board of Directors of the Wyoming Business Council, together with Governor Gordon in 2019-2020. Megan was previously appointed to the WBC as a Director in 2014 by former Governor Matt Mead. Megan was appointed by the Wyoming Supreme Court as a Member of the Wyoming State Board of Law Examiners and has served as Chair. Megan has been past president of several community organizations, including the Laramie Economic Development Corporation and Rotary. Megan was selected as the Business Person of the Year in 2021 and again in 2017, and has been recognized on multiple occasions for her philanthropic endeavors. However, above most, Megan enjoys her time with her family and being part of her children’s very busy, but very fun, lives!

Read what Megan’s clients say about her here.

 

Bar Admittance:

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

 

Education & Experience:

  • Marquette University (B.A., Communication Studies, Minors, Criminology & Law Studies, Broadcasting Journalism)
  • University of Wyoming College of Law (J.D.)
  • Staff Attorney/ Clerkship for the Wyoming Second Judicial District Court, Honorable Jeffrey A. Donnell and Kenneth E. Stebner
  • Co-Chair with Governor Mark Gordon of the Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors, 2019-2020 (Director 2014-2020)
  • Member and past chair of the Wyoming State Bar Board of Law Examiners, 2014-present
  • Commissioner of Wyoming Community College Commission, appointed by Governor Mark Gordon, 2021

 

Practice Areas:

  • General Practice
  • Civil Litigation and Transactions
  • Education/School Law
  • Banking Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Employment and Human Resource Law

 

Professional Associations:

  • Wyoming State Bar (licensed attorney)
  • Colorado Supreme Court (licensed attorney)
  • Wyoming State Bar Board of Law Examiners, appointed by Wyoming Supreme Court
  • Wyoming State Bar Fee Dispute Committee (past member), appointed by Wyoming Supreme Court
  • Wyoming State Bar Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee (past member), appointed by Wyoming Supreme Court
  • Albany County Bar Association (member, past officer)
  • Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association (Member)
  • Council of School Attorneys / National School Boards Association (Past Member / Content Committee Member)

 

Civic and Community Involvement:

  • Wyoming Community College Commission, appointed by Governor Mark Gordon, March 2021
  • Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors, appointed by Governor Matthew Mead, April 2014
  • United Way of Laramie Board of Directors, 2019-present
  • Rotary Club of Laramie, Member, Past President and Board of Directors
  • Laramie Country Club, Former Board of Directors
  • Laramie Economic Development Corporation, Past Chair of Board of Directors
  • Ivinson Memorial Hospital Foundation, Past Chair La Grande Fleur
  • Pastoral Council, St. Paul’s Newman Center, Former Director
  • Finance Council, St. Paul’s Newman Center, Director
  • Leadership Wyoming (Class of 2011)
  • Leadership Laramie (Class of 2004)