John M. Walker

John M. Walker: Attorney with Hickey & Evans, LLP AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Hickey & Evans, LLP (11 Attorneys)
  • 1800 Carey Avenue, Suite 700, P.O. Drawer 467, Cheyenne, WY 82003
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John is a partner in the law firm of Hickey & Evans where he first began practicing law upon graduation from law school in 1984. His practice areas include probate, local government law and a trial practice. He has a Martindale AV rating and has been selected to Super Lawyers.

John is married and has seven children and seventeen grandchildren. He enjoys Wyoming’s rugged outdoors and is an avid hunter, fisherman, photographer and he also enjoys scuba diving. He has authored two novels, Pioneer Parables and Varmint Hunter. John also writes a regular op-ed column for the Wyoming Tribune Eagle, which is Wyoming’s second largest newspaper.

For many years he was the piano player for a local children’s choir and he also spent many summers coaching girls’ softball teams. John played for two summers on the Junior PGA golf tour, when he was in High School. He also acquired a pilot’s license while in High School.

John’s interest in litigation first began while competing on Cheyenne Central High School’s cross- examination debate team. He particularly enjoys his litigation practice where he is able to intertwine his legal skills with his psychological training.

Representative Cases:

Cotton v. City of Cheyenne, 85 P.3d 999 (Wyo. 2004)

Lexington Insurance Co. v. Precision Drilling Co., 830 F.3d 1219 (10th Cir. 2016).

Worman v. BP America Production Company, 2011 WY 54.

City of Cheyenne, Wyoming v. Board of County Commissioners of Laramie Co., 2012 WY 156.

Published Works:

Basic Probate in Wyoming National Business Institute, January, 1988

Basic Elder Law, National Business Institute, 1994

Representative Clients

The Casey Family Program

Nabors Drilling U.S.A., L.P

Wyoming Bank and Trust


Michael Bohl, Wyoming Bank and Trust

Previous Employment

Laramie County Wyoming, Assistant County Attorney, 1984 – 1992

Eastern Wyoming College, Attorney, 1991 – 2007


Wyoming State Bar Assn., 1984 – Present

Southeast Wyoming Estate Planning Council

President 1998-1999

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Trial Practice
  • Trusts & Estates

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
307-316-4409  Phone
307-634-1525  Phone
(307) 638-7335  Fax
University Attended:
University of Wyoming, B.A., Psychology, Honors: Phi Beta Kappa, 1981
Law School Attended:
University of Wyoming, College of Law, J.D., 1984
Year of First Admission:
1984, Wyoming; 1984, U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

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