Diana Rhodes

Diana Rhodes

Location:
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Phone:
307-222-0025 (WY)
866-417-5938 (Toll Free)
Fax:
307-222-0280
Email:

Honors and Awards

  • Featured Solo Practitioner, The National Law Journal, February 11, 2002
  • Authored "Consent Manual and Guidelines for the Release of Medical Records". Copyright, Diana Rhodes 1997
  • Participant in development and enactment of the Hospital Records and Information Act., 1991 State of Wyoming Legislative Session. Wyoming Statutes 35-2-6-8 through 35-2-617 (Health Records Act)
  • Outstanding Member, Wyoming Medical Records Association, 1991
    Developed: "Retention Schedule" for public hospitals in the State of Wyoming, in cooperation with Wyoming State Archives.
  • Wyoming Medical Records Association: President, 1984-1986; Vice President, 1982-1984; Board of Directors, 1980-1989, 1991-1993
  • Resource Member, State S.H.C.C. Health Care Data Authority Committee, appointed by the Governor.
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, Marshall, 1988 - 1989.

Areas of Practice

  • Consumer Protection
  • Health & Health Care Law
  • Wrongful Death
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Products Liability Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Brain Injury
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Insurance Law
  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Spine Injury
  • Truck Accidents
  • Class Actions -- Plaintiff
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Nursing Home

Bar Admissions

  • Wyoming, 1990
  • Colorado, 2006

Education

  • University of Wyoming, College of Law, Laramie, Wyoming
    • Juris Doctor - June, 1990

Published Works

  • "Consent Manual and Guidelines for the Release of Medical Records", Copyright, Diana Rhodes, 1997
  • Consent Manual and Guidelines for the Release of Medical Records, AGCC Publishers, Fort Collins, CO , 1991
  • Overview of Hospital Records and Information Act, The Coffee House, Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, September, 1991
  • Compulsory Process. The Coffee House, Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, A Review of W.S. 35-2-610, September, 1991
  • An Overview: The Health Care Quality Improvement Act and the National Practitioner Data Bank, The Prairie Barrister, Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys, Summer, 1991
  • Implementation of Article 6. Hospital Records and Information Act, Publication of the Wyoming Hospital Association. Cheyenne, 1991
  • An Overview of Hospital Records and Information Act, Wyoming Lawyer, Wyoming Bar Association Journal, October, 1991

Classes/Seminars

  • Invited Lecturer, Casper Community College Paralegal Class, 2007
  • Invited Speaker, Demonstration Evidence at Trial, Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association
  • Invited Speaker, HIPAA Compliance, Wyoming Association of Health Quality, 2004
  • Invited Speaker, HIPAA Compliance, Wyoming Health Information Management Association, 2004
  • Invited Speaker, Tort Law, Laramie County Republican Women, 2004
  • Invited Speaker, HIPAA for Wyoming Attorneys, Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, 2003
  • Invited Speaker, HIPAA for Legal Assistants, Legal Assistants of Wyoming, 2003
  • Invited Speaker, HIPAA Compliance: Understanding and Implementing the Security and Privacy Regulations in Wyoming, 2003
  • Invited Lecturer, HIPAA Medical Malpractice Litigation, Health Law Class, University of Wyoming College of Law, 2003

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Member, Wyoming Medical Records Association, 1991
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, Marshall, 1988 - 1989

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Health Lawyers Association, Member
  • Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, President Elect, 2010 - 2011
  • Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, Executive Committee, 2007 - Present
  • Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, Chairman, CLE Committee
  • Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Directors, 2004 - Present
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow
  • Wyoming State Bar Association, Member
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • American Inns of Court