Located on one of America’s arterial interstates, I-80, Rawlins is nestled in the foothills close to the Medicine Bow mountain range. Though it looks small, there are many opportunities for both business and recreation in the city and the surrounding areas. From hiking and skiing to hunting and fishing, there are many things to do around town. Additionally, Rawlins is home to the State Penitentiary, which serves as an important economic part of the community. Like much of the rest of Wyoming, Rawlins has a beautiful summer climate and can serve as a haven for travelers when winter road conditions get hazardous.
Those who live in Rawlins can agree that it’s a city with unique opportunities and challenges. Though it lies along I-80, it’s relatively isolated from other communities. Combine that with the penitentiary, the refinery at Sinclair, and the tight-knit nature of the community and you get a blend of cultures, norms, and values found nowhere else in Wyoming. As a native of the state, Ms. Austin cares about its success and the success of its people. She is committed to making Wyoming and its towns a better place by providing the legal assistance that they may need, and making that assistance available to people throughout the state via in-person, phone, and online video conferencing.
Ms. Austin has an intricate working knowledge of the legal factors at work in employment law, both on the side of the employee and the employer. She believes that strong local businesses are an important part of the foundation that supports Rawlins and its people. In addition, she also knows how important strong families are in keeping Rawlins a wonderful place to live, work, and play. Her expertise in the area of family law can help resolve disputes involving custody and divorce, aid in adoption, and more.
In that same vein, Ms. Austin also practices as a trust lawyer. Creating a trust has repercussions both for you and the people who are named as your beneficiaries, so it’s important to have reliable and competent help when setting yours up. Finally, Ms. Austin also practices real estate law. Whether you’re buying, selling, working with tenants, or just want to protect your assets, Ms. Austin can provide the legal assistance you need to make sure you and your properties are safe.