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Mary Elizabeth Galvan

  • Civil Rights, Criminal Law, Divorce ...
  • Wyoming
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MARY ELIZABETH GALVAN, of Galvan & Fritzen, an Association of Sole Practitioners, has practiced domestic relations law, employment law, civil rights law, and criminal law since 1980. In addition to her litigation practice, she has conducted employment law seminars since 1991, drafts and reviews personnel manuals for Wyoming employers in the private sector, and is available for mediation in the area of employment conflict resolution. In 2011, she represented the successful appellant in Christianson v. Christianson, 2011 WY 90, which recognized same sex marriages in Wyoming for purposes of obtaining subject matter jurisdiction in divorce cases. She has also conducted continuing legal education seminars in the areas of professional responsibility, domestic relations, depositions, and, in the criminal area, on sexual abuse litigation.

Education
University of Wyoming College of Law
J.D. (1980) | Law
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University of Wyoming
M.A. | Anthropology
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University of Texas - Austin
B.A. (1968) | History
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Analysis of Draft Amendments to Domestic Violence Codes for Macedonia
ABA CEELI
Analysis of Draft Agreement of Prosecutorial Cooperation for the Republic of Azerbaijan
ABA CEELI
Analysis of the Draft Law on Compensation for Damage Caused by Illegal Actions of Interrogation, Investigation, the Prosecutor's Office and the Court for the Republic of Lithuania
ABA CEELI
Analysis of the Draft Law on the Organization of the Romanian Government
ABA CEELI
Analysis of the Kyrgyz Republic Conception in the Sphere of Human Rights
ABA CEELI
“Cram Down under the New Federal Bankruptcy Code: the Effect of Deemed Acceptance on the Confirmation Standards of Chapter 11,” Comment
Land and Water Law Review
“Who is Contractor under the Mechanics Lien Law,” Case Note
Land and Water Law Review
Professional Associations
Wyoming State Bar
Member
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Wyoming
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10th Circuit
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Federal Circuit
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    VISA; Mastercard; American Express
  • Contingent Fees
    Personal injury, civil rights and employment litigation
Practice Areas
  • Civil Rights

    Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Discrimination, Employment, Fair Housing, Police Misconduct, Privacy Law

  • Criminal Law

    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes

  • Divorce

    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce

  • Appeals & Appellate

    Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals

  • Domestic Violence

    Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights , Victims Rights

  • Family Law

    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law

  • Employment Law

    Employee Benefits, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, ERISA, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination

  • Personal Injury

    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death

Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Contact & Map
410 East Grand, Suite 211
P. O. Box 1071
Laramie, WY 82070
Telephone: (307) 745-7091
Fax: (307) 745-7094