Marci later attended the University of Wyoming School of Law where she graduated with honors, obtaining a Juris Doctorate degree in 2013. While in law school, Marci participated in the Prosecution Assistance Clinic, the Human Rights and Immigration Practicum, and most notably placed second in the United States in the ABA National Client Counseling Competition in 2012, the largest moot court competition in the nation. Marci had another national top ten finish in the same completion in 2013. Marci was recognized for excellence in trial advocacy, and was also named the National Association of Women Lawyers Outstanding Law Student of the University of Wyoming for 2013.
As an associate for Chapman Valdez & Lansing, Marci has gained experience in a wide variety of practice areas, including Civil Litigation, Criminal Defense, Corporate Law, Estate Planning, Land and Real Estate, Business Planning, Employment, Civil Rights, and Contracts/Transactional Law. Marci’s objective in all cases is to provide sound legal advice while devoting the energy and focus necessary for excellent client advocacy and representation. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Marci has worked for law firms in various capacities since 2001, gaining valuable experience in a myriad of practice areas.
Marci is active in several charitable organizations, including being on the board for the University of Wyoming W Club, the division of the Cowboy Joe Club devoted to reengaging former UW athletes and encouraging their participation and support of UW athletics.
Marci is married to Casey, a financial advisor in Casper. Marci and Casey recently welcomed their first child, a boy named Carson, born in January of 2014. The family enjoys spending time outdoors, especially hiking with their Labrador retriever, Bentley. Marci and Casey also devote a great amount of time to officiating varsity high school basketball, and both have been 3A/4A state tournament selections. Marci and Casey truly enjoy the opportunity officiating provides for them to work with kids from around the state and to support positive activities for the youth from communities across Wyoming.
Marci is passionate about providing excellent legal representation while also taking the time to effectively communicate with clients and provide superior service. She would welcome the opportunity to speak with you about how Chapman Valdez & Lansing can provide you with exceptional representation.