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A Champion of Civil Rights, Personal Injury and Premises Liability

Bernard Phelan is one of the most revered attorneys in Wyoming’s legal history. In the 40+ years of his career as a lawyer, he has become a monolith in the world of civil rights as well as criminal defense in Wyoming.  Bernard Phelan successfully argued in the Wyoming Supreme Court for the rule that it was illegal to fire someone who lawfully sought Worker Compensation Benefits. Greiss v. Consolidated Freightways.  His arguments were adopted by the Wyoming Supreme Court establishing the law of “piercing the corporate veil” in Wyoming. (Amfac Mechanical Supply). He has successfully argued against discrimination in employment based upon perceived mental illness; (Mackenzie v. Dovala); sexual harassment in the workplace; (Nelson v. Renew).

All our associates at Phelan & Guthrie Law Firm have between 20 to 40 years experience in their specific fields. If you are looking for a firm that can take up your legal representation and guarantee you a favorable outcome, then look no further. Call us now and set up an appointment for a consultation.

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1811 Evans Ave
Cheyenne, WY 82001

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