From the President, 1218 WYBJ, Vol. 41 No. 6. 10

Author:Weston T. Graham Barney & Graham, LLC Sheridan, Wyoming
Position::Vol. 41 6 Pg. 10
 
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From the President

Vol. 41 No. 6 Pg. 10

Wyoming Bar Journal

December, 2018

The Future of the Profession in Wyoming

Weston T. Graham Barney & Graham, LLC Sheridan, Wyoming

Hello, this is [insert your name here] with Amazon.com®. I'll be your lawyer today. You have completed our intake questionnaire and authorization via your Alexa® device and I've had a chance to review your responses while we were being matched. Hopefully the wait wasn't too long. Amazon.com® guarantees to connect you with an attorney in under five minutes. I am so sorry to read of your recent car accident. The GPS information from your phone four days ago at 7:38 p.m. has you traveling on Highway 20 just south of Therm opolis, Wyoming, at the time of the accident. Google Maps® has the accident pinned right before entering the canyon and the Wind River Indian Reservation, and I can see recent skid marks on the roadway looking down on the area now with Google Earth®. This to me confirms your jurisdiction as the Fifth Judicial District and Hot Springs County. I'm going to send this information over to our accident reconstruction team so that they can begin their work on documenting the scene and recreating exactly what happened. Your SUV has also automatically uploaded your speed, braking pattern, reaction times, and air bag deployment so that should be helpful in their analysis. Thank you for speaking with me about the accident. I can see you are videoconferencing with me this evening along with your wife from your hospital room at Wyoming Medical Center. While you're there, I'd recommend one of you try the chef salad as numerous reviews on Yelp® say it is pretty good. As I'm looking over your medical records here, I can see that Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital initially admitted you to their facility there in Thermopolis, but then flew you out fairly quickly to Casper. I'm going to pull both sets of your complete medical file from those facilities as well as your records from your primary health care provider in Cody and send them all over now to our medical team for an opinion on the extent of your injuries. Remember, despite the utilization of our accident reconstruction and medical experts, there is...

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