307.632.0541

Bruce A. Salzburg

Attorney

(T) 307.632.0541
(F) 307.632.4999

Administrative Assistant:

Cheri J. Coffey

PROFILE

Bruce A. Salzburg is an attorney at Hirst Applegate.  Prior to joining Hirst Applegate, he practiced at Crowell & Morning.

His practice is focused primarily in the area of federal civil rights claims, employment discrimination claims, personal injury claims and insurance law.

Mr. Salzburg has appeared in Wyoming Federal and State Courts and argued before the United States Supreme Court, Wyoming Supreme Court, and Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals.

EMPLOYMENT

2015 to Present – Attorney, Hirst Applegate, LLP.

  • Practice areas include: Federal civil rights claims, employment discrimination claims, personal injury claims and insurance law

2012 – 2015 – Crowell & Moring

2011 – Hirst Applegate, LLP

2007 – 2011 – Attorney General, State of Wyoming

1983 – 2007 – Freudenthal, Salzburg & Bonds

1979 – 1983 – Senior Assistant Attorney General, State of Wyoming

1975 – 1977 – Ludovici, Choos & Salzburg

EDUCATION

  • University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 1975
  • University of Miami, A.B. Economics, 1972

REPORTED CASES

  • Freudenthal v. Cheyenne Newspapers, Inc., 233 P.3d 933 (Wyo. 2010)
  • Buckardt v. Albertson’s, Inc., 221 Fed. Appx. 730 (10th Cir. 2007)
  • Cornelius v. Powder River Energy Corp., 152 P. 3d 387 (Wyo. 2007)
  • Wyoming Downs Rodeo Events, LLC v. State, 134 P.3d 1223 (Wyo. 2006)
  • Amoco Production Co. v. Dept. of Revenue, 94 P.3d 430 (Wyo. 2004)
  • Casciato v. West, 2001 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 26390 (D. Wyo. 2001)
  • Amoco Production Co. v. Wyoming State Bd. of Equalization, 12 P.3d 668 (Wyo. 2000)
  • Arch of Wyoming, Inc. v. Sisneros, 971 P.2d 981 (Wyo. 1999)
  • Black Butte Coal Co. v. United States, 38 F.Supp.2d 963 (D. Wyo. 1999)
  • Lindsey v. United States, 37 Fed. Cl. 425 (Ct. Fed. Cl. 1997)
  • Lenz v. Dewey, 64 F.3d 547 (10th Cir. 1995)
  • Amoco Production Co. v. Board of Comm’rs, 876 P.2d 989 (Wyo. 1994)
  • Cosner v. Ridinger, 882 P.2d 1243 (Wyo. 1994)
  • Furman v. Rural Electric Co., 869 P. 2d 136 (Wyo. 1994)
  • Wyoming Ins. Guar. Ass’n v. Woods, 888 P.2d 192 (Wyo. 1994)
  • Munroe v. Kautz, 833 F.Supp. 854 (D. Wyo. 1993)
  • Reich v. Wyoming, 993 F.2d 739 (10th CFir., 1993)
  • Dorrance v. McCarthy, 957 F.2d 761 (10th Cir. 1992)
  • JBC of Wyoming Corp. v. Cheyenne, 843 P.2d 1190 (Wyo. 1992)
  • Union Pacific Resources Co. v. State, 839 P.2d 356 (Wyo. 1992)
  • B-B Co. v. Piper Jaffray & Hopwood, Inc., 931 F.2d 675 (10th Cir. 1991)
  • Laramie v. Facer, 814 P.2d 268 (Wyo. 1991)
  • Martin v. Wyoming, 770 F.Supp. 612 (D. Wyo. 1991)
  • Arch Mineral Corp. v. Lujan, 911 F.2d 408 (10th Cir. 1990)
  • Seaton v. State Highway Comm’n, 784 P.2d 197 (Wyo. 1989)
  • Big Horn Coal Co. v. Commonwealth Edison Co., 852 F.2d 1259 (10th Cir. 1988)
  • Kearns v. Shillinger, 823 F.2d 399 (10th Cir. 1987)
  • Troyer v. Department of Health & Social Servs., 722 P.2d 158 (Wyo. 1986)
  • Atchison v. Wyoming, 763 F.2d 388 (10th Cir. 1985)
  • Compton v. Davis Oil Co., 607 F.Supp. 1221 (D Wyo. 1985)
  • Dunn v. McKinney, 622 F.Supp. 259 (D. Wyo. 1985)
  • Hurst v. State, 698 P.2d 1130 (Wyo. 1985)
  • Atchison v. Career Service Council, 664 P.2d 18 (Wyo. 1983)
  • EEOC v. Wyoming, 460 U.S. 226 (1983)
  • Hopkinson v. State, 664 P.2d 43 (Wyo. 1983)
  • Blair v. Supreme Court of Wyoming, 671 F.2d 389 (10th Cir. 1982)
  • Galesburg Constr. Co. Bd. of Trustees, 641 P.2d 745 (Wyo. 1982)
  • Johnston v. Herschler, 669 F.2d 617 (10th Cir. 1982)
  • Thomson v. Wyoming In-Stream Flow Comm., 651 P.2d 778 (Wyo. 1982)
  • Hopkinson v. State, 632 P. 2d 79 (Wyo. 1981)
  • Oyler v. State, 618 P.2d 1042 (Wyo. 1980)
  • Nimmo v. State, 607 P.2d 344 (Wyo. 1980)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Wyoming State Bar
  • Laramie County Bar Association
  • Defense Lawyers of Wyoming
  • American Inns of Court

ACTIVITIES & ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • 2012 – Inns of Court Thomas G. Gorman Award
  • 1985 to present:  AV Rating in the Martindal-Hubbell Law Directory

PERSONAL

Mr. Salzburg and his wife, Phyllis, are avid fly fishermen.  They have two sons..

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