Former Prosecutors Defending Clients in Wyoming and South Dakota
When you are facing criminal charges, you want a skilled and experienced team fighting on your behalf. A strong criminal defense takes more than just an attorney in the courtroom. At Just Criminal Law, our criminal defense team is there for you from initial case review through the final hearing.
Having an efficient staff there to provide support can make a big difference in how prepared you are for trial. Led by our founder, Gillette, Wyoming criminal defense attorney Christina L. Williams, our team has handled thousands of criminal defense matters, so we know how to serve your needs.
It’s not only Christina’s many years of experience that set her apart from other criminal justice attorneys, it’s her absolute compassionate commitment to her clients and her deep-seated need to see fair and just results in their cases. These core beliefs are shared by the powerhouse team of talented professionals at Just Criminal Law. As a former prosecutor, Ms. Williams is able to view the case from all sides and knows what tactics may be used by the other side in court. She will anticipate how a judge or jury may respond to a client’s defense and help prepare her client to have the best possible outcome. It is Ms. Williams’ belief that the justice system must have capable and ambitious defense teams, like the one at Just Criminal Law, in order to ensure a fair and just result. She has committed her entire career and team to making sure her clients have a complete and effective defense. She believes everyone is entitled to a chance to put their best foot forward. One of the most rewarding parts of building an organization like Just Criminal Law, Christina believes, is helping her team reach their personal, professional and financial goals. Each person at the firm gives 100% and has special skills and experience and deserves to feel valued. She believes it is her firm’s job to make sure their clients are able to put their best foot forward while they are in front of the court. Ms. Williams understands that everyone makes mistakes, but those mistakes do not define the person. It’s Christina’s dedication to her clients and her competitive nature that drive her to get a fair result and the best possible outcome.
Joshua’s love of litigation was fostered early by his experience in high school debate. He would go on to get both his undergrad and his juris doctorate from the University of Wyoming, making him the first in his family to attend college. Opportunities were scarce when he was growing up, and he was fortunate to earn the honor of being a McNair Scholar. Josh has had many years of collected experience working in law and has received many honors and awards including being appointed to special U.S.Attorneyas well as arguing before the Wyoming Supreme Court. Though he started his career as a prosecuting attorney, Joshua has found being a criminal defense attorney much more rewarding. Joshua looks at each case to be a unique challenge. He takes the time to thoroughly review each client’s file while taking into consideration the client’s primary concerns. It is his goal to always get a favorable outcome for the client. When a client’s case is completed, the overwhelmingly feedback is that Joshua worked hard and was prepared and the client felt Joshua was effective protecting their rights and their interests. Joshua believes what distinguishes a client’s experience with Just Criminal Law from other law firms is the caliber of service Just Criminal is able to offer because the firm’s team is able to collaborate on the client’s defense.
Not only does Lisa ensure the office runs smoothly bymanagingthe day to day affairs of the firm likemaintaining the firms books and managing payroll, she is also Just Criminal Law’s senior paralegal.Lisa fields client questions, helps the attorneys draftlegal paperwork, and communicates with the court’s staff. She has earned the status of being Just Criminal Law’s most senior staff memberhaving been with the firm since 2014. This makes Lisa the go-to person at the office for the staff and clients. Lisa has always been interested incontinuing tolearn as much as she can related to her career in thelaw and recently earned her paralegal degree. She uses her skills and background to help clients navigatetheir case through the system and is a firm believer in criminal defense. People have the right to a good defense. There is a need to protect those accused of committing a crime and aneed to keep the criminal justice system inbalance, that’s why Lisa loves working for Just Criminal Law. “It’s important for potential clients to know that Just Criminal Law is here to help. We really do care.”
Megan loves working with people, which makes her an ideal intake specialist at Just Criminal Law. The combination of her friendly nature, her years of experience in data entry, and a family background in the legal field make Megan an indispensable member of Just Criminal Law’s unique team. As the intake specialist, Megan takes the time to make potential new clients feel comfortable by letting them know what to expect at their initial consultation. She firmly believes in the firm's mission of protecting their client's one shot at justice and helping them understand the lifelong consequences of a criminal conviction and is excited to be a part of such a dedicated team. Supporting the team has been a rewarding opportunity for her and she looks forward to continuing to serve the community.
Tony Seeman worked with the Campbell County Sheriff’s office for 23 years before joining the Just Criminal Law Team in 2016. He was first in his class and was awarded the Honor Graduate Award for best embodying the spirit of law enforcement. He has had training with the DEA and with the FBI before he retired as a sergeant from the sheriff’s office. Working in a smaller city meant that Tony had to diversify his areas of expertise, gaining experience in all areas of law enforcement. He specialized as a narcotics agent for five and a half years. At Just Criminal Law, Tony uses his vast experience to help develop the team’s legal strategy. Years of training and experience give him a great deal of incite into how law enforcement handled our client’s investigation of an alleged crime. Tony interviews witnesses and looks for additional evidence to support our client’s defense. As a valued member of the Just Criminal Law team, Tony is also able to work one on one with clients to explain the steps in the legal process. Tony knows, when a client is educated about what to expect next in their case it helps put them at ease.
Dalton has been specializing in digital marketing for Just Criminal Lawsince 2014. As a mechanical engineer, he has developed the processes that make it easy for potential clients to find the help they need and deserve. His innovative work helps move clients through each step of the process at the law firm. From the intake software at the onset to the case management files, Dalton keeps the systems running smoothly. He’s always looking for ways to improve the client’s experience by implementing features to the website that will ease navigation and answer questions. The best part of working at Just Criminal Law for Dalton is the people he works with; the hard work and dedication that Christinaand her team put into each case literally saves people’s lives.
Sarah Tyson came to Just Criminal Law after her fifteen year career in the Campbell County Courthouse. It is because of this valuable experience that clients and the team find her easy to talk to and very knowledgeable about the court system. She is the firm’s first point of contact to answer questions or direct clients what to do next. Sarah’s amazing attention to detail, as well as her compassion and concern, make the ideal receptionist. Each person she comes into contact with her can rest assured that they are in good hands with Just Criminal LawTeam.