Tony Wendtland grew up in Casper, Wyoming and graduated from high school there. He then lived and worked in Dubois, Wyoming as a fly fishing and backpacking guide in northwestern Wyoming.
In the early 1980’s, he attended the University of Wyoming in Laramie and obtained his bachelor of science degree in wildlife management and fisheries science. He attended the Wyoming College of Law and graduated with his juris doctor in 1987. His first legal job was as staff attorney for C. Stuart Brown, the Chief Justice of the Wyoming Supreme Court. After working at the court for Chief Justice Brown, and then for Justice Michael Golden, he took a job with the Sheridan law firm of Davis & Cannon in Sheridan, Wyoming. He worked there for 14 years – 10 years as a partner. In 2005, Tony and his wife began practicing law together in Wendtland & Wendtland.
As a lifelong Wyomingite, Tony understands the history, issues and the economics of Wyoming’s unique economy and culture. Tony has represented hundreds of different Wyoming people, businesses and agencies over approximately 26 years of law practice all over Wyoming and in Montana and he brings that experience and the relationships he has built over those years to each client’s unique legal issues. He values and stresses a combination of tough advocacy and practical problem solving. In his free time, Tony enjoys Wyoming’s outdoors with his family. He has always been an avid fly fisherman, hunter, skier and hiker. He is also active in the community currently serving as a Trustee on the Sheridan County School District No. 2 board of trustees.