2015 (15)
Criminal Action: Pre-arrest, Pre-information (November 18, 2015)

Date: 10/22/2015

Topic:

Contemplation of criminal action: Investigation, charging, and bond as viewed by prosecution and defense.

About Your Speakers:

Loretta R. Howieson Gerrard is the Uinta County and Prosecuting Attorney, assuming office on January 4, 2015.   Ms. Gerrard served as Chief Trial Deputy for the Uinta County Attorney’s Office from October 2007 to July 2011 and was honored to serve as an Assistant Federal Public Defender for the District of Wyoming from October 2005 to October 2007.  She has operated Gerrard Law, LLC, since July 2011, with a brief partnership with Vehar & Gerrard Law Firm, Inc., from May 2012 to May 2013, and acted as Associate at Buchhammer and Kehl, P.C., from January 2001 to October 2005.  Ms. Gerrard has handled felony prosecutions, including murder, misdemeanor, juvenile and emergency detention cases, and civil litigation in a variety of areas.

Alex H. Sitz III graduated from Indiana State University in 1998, earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Science and he thereafter pursued his Juris Doctorate from the University of Wyoming College of Law, graduating in 2002. He was sworn into the Wyoming State Bar in October, 2002.   Alex was born in Michigan, the oldest of three boys. However, he was raised in a small agricultural community in Jasper County, Indiana, where he grew up working on a family farm, and later pursued his love of sports playing football at Indiana State University. He thereafter moved to Wyoming in 1998, to attend law school and begin his legal career.  After graduating from law school, he began his career as a deputy county and prosecuting attorney for Hot Springs County, Wyoming, gaining invaluable experience in criminal law and trial practice matters.  He moved to Cody, Wyoming in 2004 to join the firm of Simonton and Simonton, where he also began working with his current law partner, M. Jalie Meinecke. He and his law partner began their partnership together in September 2005 with the establishment of Meinecke & Sitz, LLC located in Cody, Wyoming.  Alex serves as a current board member for WTLA, Legal Aid of Wyoming, and for his local Little League Baseball affiliate.  He also coaches little league baseball and is an active member of his local Knights of Columbus council serving as their Grand Knight.
 

Topic Summary: Contemplation of criminal action: Investigation, charging, and bond as viewed by prosecution and defense.

Your Speakers:

Loretta R. Howieson Gerrard is the Uinta County and Prosecuting Attorney, assuming office on January 4, 2015.   Ms. Gerrard served as Chief Trial Deputy for the Uinta County Attorney's Office from October 2007 to July 2011 and was honored to serve as an Assistant Federal Public Defender for the District of Wyoming from October 2005 to October 2007.  She has operated Gerrard Law, LLC, since July 2011, with a brief partnership with Vehar & Gerrard Law Firm, Inc., from May 2012 to May 2013, and acted as Associate at Buchhammer and Kehl, P.C., from January 2001 to October 2005.  Ms. Gerrard has handled felony prosecutions, including murder, misdemeanor, juvenile and emergency detention cases, and civil litigation in a variety of areas.

Alex H. Sitz III graduated from Indiana State University in 1998, earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Science and he thereafter pursued his Juris Doctorate from the University of Wyoming College of Law, graduating in 2002. He was sworn into the Wyoming State Bar in October, 2002.  Alex was born in Michigan, the oldest of three boys. However, he was raised in a small agricultural community in Jasper County, Indiana, where he grew up working on a family farm, and later pursued his love of sports playing football at Indiana State University. He thereafter moved to Wyoming in 1998, to attend law school and begin his legal career.
After graduating from law school, he began his career as a deputy county and prosecuting attorney for Hot Springs County, Wyoming, gaining invaluable experience in criminal law and trial practice matters.  He moved to Cody, Wyoming in 2004 to join the firm of Simonton and Simonton, where he also began working with his current law partner, M. Jalie Meinecke. He and his law partner began their partnership together in September 2005 with the establishment of Meinecke & Sitz, LLC located in Cody, Wyoming. Alex serves as a current board member for WTLA, Legal Aid of Wyoming, and for his local Little League Baseball affiliate.  He also coaches little league baseball and is an active member of his local Knights of Columbus council serving as their Grand Knight.

Topic Summary: Contemplation of criminal action: Investigation, charging, and bond as viewed by prosecution and defense.

Your Speakers:

Loretta R. Howieson Gerrard is the Uinta County and Prosecuting Attorney, assuming office on January 4, 2015.   Ms. Gerrard served as Chief Trial Deputy for the Uinta County Attorney's Office from October 2007 to July 2011 and was honored to serve as an Assistant Federal Public Defender for the District of Wyoming from October 2005 to October 2007.  She has operated Gerrard Law, LLC, since July 2011, with a brief partnership with Vehar & Gerrard Law Firm, Inc., from May 2012 to May 2013, and acted as Associate at Buchhammer and Kehl, P.C., from January 2001 to October 2005.  Ms. Gerrard has handled felony prosecutions, including murder, misdemeanor, juvenile and emergency detention cases, and civil litigation in a variety of areas.

Alex H. Sitz III graduated from Indiana State University in 1998, earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Science and he thereafter pursued his Juris Doctorate from the University of Wyoming College of Law, graduating in 2002. He was sworn into the Wyoming State Bar in October, 2002.  Alex was born in Michigan, the oldest of three boys. However, he was raised in a small agricultural community in Jasper County, Indiana, where he grew up working on a family farm, and later pursued his love of sports playing football at Indiana State University. He thereafter moved to Wyoming in 1998, to attend law school and begin his legal career.
After graduating from law school, he began his career as a deputy county and prosecuting attorney for Hot Springs County, Wyoming, gaining invaluable experience in criminal law and trial practice matters.  He moved to Cody, Wyoming in 2004 to join the firm of Simonton and Simonton, where he also began working with his current law partner, M. Jalie Meinecke. He and his law partner began their partnership together in September 2005 with the establishment of Meinecke & Sitz, LLC located in Cody, Wyoming.
Alex serves as a current board member for WTLA, Legal Aid of Wyoming, and for his local Little League Baseball affiliate.  He also coaches little league baseball and is an active member of his local Knights of Columbus council serving as their Grand Knight.
Alex is married and the couple have been blessed with three young sons, and a daughter due in February 2016. 

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Topic Summary: Contemplation of criminal action: Investigation, charging, and bond as viewed by prosecution and defense.

Your Speakers:

Loretta R. Howieson Gerrard is the Uinta County and Prosecuting Attorney, assuming office on January 4, 2015.   Ms. Gerrard served as Chief Trial Deputy for the Uinta County Attorney's Office from October 2007 to July 2011 and was honored to serve as an Assistant Federal Public Defender for the District of Wyoming from October 2005 to October 2007.  She has operated Gerrard Law, LLC, since July 2011, with a brief partnership with Vehar & Gerrard Law Firm, Inc., from May 2012 to May 2013, and acted as Associate at Buchhammer and Kehl, P.C., from January 2001 to October 2005.  Ms. Gerrard has handled felony prosecutions, including murder, misdemeanor, juvenile and emergency detention cases, and civil litigation in a variety of areas.

Alex H. Sitz III graduated from Indiana State University in 1998, earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Science and he thereafter pursued his Juris Doctorate from the University of Wyoming College of Law, graduating in 2002. He was sworn into the Wyoming State Bar in October, 2002.  Alex was born in Michigan, the oldest of three boys. However, he was raised in a small agricultural community in Jasper County, Indiana, where he grew up working on a family farm, and later pursued his love of sports playing football at Indiana State University. He thereafter moved to Wyoming in 1998, to attend law school and begin his legal career.
After graduating from law school, he began his career as a deputy county and prosecuting attorney for Hot Springs County, Wyoming, gaining invaluable experience in criminal law and trial practice matters.  He moved to Cody, Wyoming in 2004 to join the firm of Simonton and Simonton, where he also began working with his current law partner, M. Jalie Meinecke. He and his law partner began their partnership together in September 2005 with the establishment of Meinecke & Sitz, LLC located in Cody, Wyoming.
Alex serves as a current board member for WTLA, Legal Aid of Wyoming, and for his local Little League Baseball affiliate.  He also coaches little league baseball and is an active member of his local Knights of Columbus council serving as their Grand Knight.
Alex is married and the couple have been blessed with three young sons, and a daughter due in February 2016. 

- See more at: https://www.wytla.org/?pg=events&evAction=showDetail&eid=26728#sthash.mTppoblb.dpuf