Brain Injury; Spinal Injury; Personal Injury; Wrongful Death; Motor Vehicle Accidents; Railroad (FELA) Accidents; Aviation Accidents; Products Liability; Medical Negligence; Professional Liability; Insurance
Admitted: 1990 – Montana State District courts; U.S. District Court, District of Montana; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 2001 – United States Supreme Court.
University of Montana, J.D.
Yellowstone Area Bar Association (Member, Board of Directors, 2001-2004); State Bar of Montana; Montana Trial Lawyers Association (MTLA); Montana Defense Trial Lawyers Association (MDTLA); American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America); American Bar Association (ABA); Defense Research Institute (DRI); Mountain States Super Lawyers (Personal Injury Plaintiff, 2007-).
Listed In 2021 Best Lawyers for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs; Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs; Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs; Construction Law; Litigation – Construction; Insurance Law, Litigation – Insurance; Litigation – Environmental and Commercial Litigation. Selected through peer review as the “Lawyer of the Year” in Construction Litigation 2019 & 2021 and in Insurance Litigation in 2017.
Listed in Super Lawyers – Mountain States for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs (2003 -2021).
Staff Member, Public Land Law Review, 1988-1990. Member, Board of Directors: Youth Dynamics, Inc., 2000-2006; Member, Board of Directors, Billings Amateur Hockey League, 2004-2007; Board President: Billings Amateur Hockey League, 2007-2010; Member, Board of Directors: Centennial Ice Arena, 2004-2006; Member, Board of Directors, Boulder-Arrowhead Little League, 2005-2010; Vice President of Majors Baseball, Boulder-Arrowhead Little League, 2006-2010; President, Billings Scarlets Legion Baseball Booster Club, 2010-2012.
Great Falls, Montana