Casey is an associate in the Sheridan, WY office and practices with the Oil and Gas practice group. Although Casey maintains a broad civil practice, his primary areas of interest include oil and gas regulation, energy litigation, and commercial litigation. Casey graduated from the University of Wyoming after completing a dual-degree program to receive both his MA in Environment and Natural Resources, as well as his JD. While at Wyoming, Casey excelled as an Article Editor for the Wyoming Law Review, a Legal Research Fellow for the University’s Carbon Management Institute, and as a Clarence A. Brimmer and Salt Creek Energy Excellence Scholar. Casey currently serves as the President of the Sheridan and Johnson County Bar Association, a Trustee of the Wyoming Natural Resource Foundation, and class co-chair for the Leadership Sheridan County program.

Casey is originally from Cora, Wyoming. His hobbies include fishing, hiking, and supporting the Colorado Rockies and Wyoming Cowboys.

Practice Areas

Bar Admission

Wyoming- 2018
United States District Court, District of Wyoming- 2018
North Dakota- 2019
Montana- 2019

Education

2018- J.D. with Honors, University of Wyoming College of Law
2018- M.A. Environment and Natural Resources, Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources at the University of Wyoming
2015- B.A. Political Science, University of Wyoming
2012- A.A. Music, Western Wyoming Community College

Prior Experience (Employment)

2015-2016 – LaBuda Law Office (Intern)
2017- Long, Reimer, Winegar, Beppler (Law Clerk)

Honors & Awards

2017- Clarence A. Brimmer Scholar
2017- Salt Creek Energy Excellence Scholar
2017- Chiles and Evelyn Plummer Interdisciplinary Excellence Scholar
2017- Nick Theos Public Lands Council Scholar

Community Involvement

Leadership Sheridan County Graduate, Class of 2019
Leadership Sheridan County Class Co-Chair, Class of 2020

Professional Affiliations

Sheridan and Johnson County Bar Association, President
Wyoming State Bar
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation- Member

Presentations & Publications

“Carbon Capture and Sequestration, an Introduction”- 2018 sponsored by Crowley Fleck PLLP
“Carbon Capture and Sequestration in the Cowboy State: A Primer for the Wyoming Lawyer”- 2019 Webinar, Wyoming Stated Bar Energy & Natural Resources Section
“Potential Effects of the Proposed New Definition of Waters of the U.S. on Mining”- 2019, National Meeting of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation
“Low-Carbon Energy Law & Policy: What Wyoming Lawyers Need to Know”- 2019, Wyoming State Bar Annual Meeting