This firm was established when Wolf & Tiedeken, LC combined with Woodard Law Office, P.C. This merger brought together three personal injury lawyers, each a former President of the Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association. The firm provides high quality representation for plaintiff's personal injury, truck and auto accident, wrongful death, and mediation. The partners have a combined experience of over 90 years of plaintiff's personal injury accident litigation. Richard Wolf, Robert W. Tiedeken, and Rhonda Woodard are all listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Martindale Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™, and Mountain States Super Lawyers.
The firm has represented clients in cases involving serious and catastrophic personal injury, traumatic brain injury, medical negligence, wrongful death, product liability, auto accidents, truck accidents, auto crash worthiness, premises liability, and work place/industrial accidents in both state and federal courts. Wolf, Tiedeken & Woodard, P.C. provides legal assistance throughout Wyoming including Cheyenne, Casper, Gillette, Laramie, Rock Springs, Jackson Hole, Riverton, Lander, Sheridan, and Evanston.
On a regular basis our firm represents auto accident clients injured by the carelessness of other drivers. We can often resolve these claims favorably for the client without litigation. This saves the client time and money.
Trucking accidents require specific knowledge and experience with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, big rig operation, industry practices, accident reconstruction, and the intricate insurance issues involving trucking companies.
If your loved one has died, it is a very significant loss for you. You may have lost their financial support. You most certainly lost their love and companionship. In Wyoming, if the death was caused by the negligence or fault of another and the loved one is your spouse, child, parent or sibling, you will likely be entitled to damages for your loss. If the loved one was a more distant blood relative with whom you had a close relationship, you may also be entitled to compensation.
The lawyers at Wolf, Tiedeken & Woodard, P.C. have handled many wrongful death cases. Rick, Robert and Rhonda understand these are difficult cases for their clients, and we handle them with compassion. We will work with you to fully determine the extent of loss you have suffered - both financially and in the loss of the relationship that meant so much - and help you receive fair compensation.
An accident causing serious injury changes your life in ways that you never before imagined. You may suffer from lost wages and a future loss of earning capacity. There will be medical bills that need to be paid. You may need surgery and rehabilitation. Throughout your recovery and into the future, you will probably experience pain and emotional stress. Your personal injuries and emotional stress may impact your relationship with your family and friends, and you will likely be unable to enjoy many of the activities that make your life seem worthwhile. Unfortunately, some of these changes in your life may be permanent.
If your injury was caused by the negligence or fault of another person, company or governmental entity, you are entitled to financial compensation for all of your damages. The lawyers at Wolf, Tiedeken & Woodard, P.C. are experienced in helping clients get the compensation they deserve.
If the medical care you received is not within the accepted standard of care and causes you injury, you need a lawyer who has experience handling medical malpractice cases. Because these cases require the testimony of multiple experts and extensive preparation, they are one of the most difficult types of cases to handle. Experience is essential.
The lawyers at Wolf, Tiedeken & Woodard, P.C. have reviewed hundreds of potential medical negligence cases and have successfully pursued many medical malpractice cases. They understand the requirements for success in this complicated area of the law and are well respected by colleagues.
Unfortunately, there are many accidents causing serious injuries and deaths on Wyoming work sites. Because of immunity for employers who have provided worker's compensation benefits, work accidents require investigation into the responsibility of third parties, including supervisory co-employees who have acted intentionally, willfully, and wantonly to cause the injury.
The lawyers at Wolf, Tiedeken & Woodard, P.C. have experience in investigating and handling many types of work accidents causing death or personal injury. They will help you determine whether a party causing the accident can be held responsible for the damages you have suffered.
Although you purchase many different kinds of insurance to give peace of mind, there are times that insurance companies refuse to pay for the insurance coverage you believe you bought. It can happen in all kinds of insurance, especially disability, uninsured or underinsured motorist coverage and property insurance. In those situations, it becomes necessary to have a lawyer help you get the full benefit of your insurance coverage.
The attorneys at Wolf, Tiedeken & Woodard, P.C., have handled a variety of insurance coverage bad faith claims against insurance companies. They can help you understand the terms of your policy, which we all know can be especially frustrating in a time of crisis. They can also assist you in getting the coverage you deserve. If the company will not respond reasonably, Rick, Robert or Rhonda can help you by filing a lawsuit to get the insurance company to fulfill its obligations.
Oil, gas, and mining are hazardous industries. Our firm has represented clients who were injured or killed in accidents and while working in these industries. Because of the complexity of the laws, regulations, equipment, and business structure in the oil, gas and mining industries, it is important that lawyers handling these matters be experienced in these accidents. Wolf, Tiedeken & Woodard, P.C. has that experience.
The manufacturer of defective products which cause injury can be sued. Our firm has handled many cases for clients injured by defective automobiles, machinery, smaller consumer products, drugs, and medical devices. Product liability is another specialized area of the law demanding experienced lawyers.