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DAVID CARMICHAEL, American Lawyer, Partner of BURGESS, DAVIS, CARMICHAEL & CANNON, specializing in the field of General Civil and Criminal Trial and Appellate Practice in all State and Federal Courts and Administrative Agencies. Agriculture. Mining, Environmental, Water, Natural Resources, Estates, Trusts, Corporate, Partnershi, Commercial Insurance, Negligence and Taxation Law.


Carmichael, David H. was born on November 18, 1939 in Torrington, Wyoming, United States. Son of W.R. and Berniece Carmichael.


University of Wyoming (Bachelor of Arts, 1964. Juris Doctor, 1967). Member of Staff, 1965-1966 and Senior Editor, 1966-1967, Land and Water Law Review. Member of Faculty, Western Trial Advocacy, 1988.

Assistant City Attorney, City of Cheyenne, 1969-1972. Member, Fair Employment Practices Commission, State of Wyoming, 1970-1974. Police Commissioner, Cheyenne, Wyoming, since 1975.

Member, Permanent Rule Committee, Wyoming Supreme Court, 1975-1981, since 1988. Chairman, Wyoming Supreme Court Special Ad Hoc Committee on Contigent Fees and Discovery, 1986. Member, Board of Advisors for the University of Wyoming College of Law, since 1987.

Member, National Parks Advisory Council, Rocky Mountain Region, 1976 1985.


Associate Kine & Tilker, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1967—1968. Partner Hanes, Carmichael, Johnson, Gage & Speight, 1970—1976. Private practice law, 1976—1977.

Partner Carmichael & Statkus, 1977—1978, Carmichael, McNiff & Patton, Cheyenne, 1978. Assistant city attorney City of Cheyenne, 1969—1972. Police commissioner, 1975.

Private practice Cheyenne. Chairman, special ad hoc committee Contingent Fees and Discovery Wyoming Superior Court, 1986. Member staff Land and Water Law Review, 1965—1966.

Senior editor, 1966—1967. Member Fair Employment Practices Commission, Wyoming, 1970—1974. Member permanent rules committee Wyoming Supreme Court, 1975—1981.

Member National Conference Uniform State Laws, 1977—1983.


Laramie County (President, 1982), Colorado and American (Wyoming State Bar Delegate to House of Delegates, since 1989) Bar Associations. Wyoming State Bar (President, 1987-1988. Since 1988; Wyoming State Bar Foundation (Member, Board of Directors, since 1988).

Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1971-1974). The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. American Law Student Association (National Vice President, 1966-1967).



Married Karen J. Carmichael, July 7, 1963. Children: William, Kristin, Kara.

W.R. Carmichael

Berniece Carmichael

Karen J. Carmichael

William Carmichael

Kristin Carmichael

Kara Carmichael