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Area of Practice
Mediation
Michael J. Lilly

Partner


Education

BA in Business Administration from Washington State University, 1974, Cum Laude; JD from University of Montana, 1978

Admitted to Practice

State Bar of Montana, 1978; U.S. District Court, District of Montana, 1978; Montana Supreme Court, 1978; 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, 1989

Professional Associations

Gallatin County Bar Association; State Bar of Montana; American College of Trial Lawyers; National Association of Distinguished Neutrals

Awards

Gallatin County Publico Pro Bono Award, 2005; Montana State Bar George L. Bailsman Professionalism Award, 2006

Areas of Practice
School law
Family law (including divorce, parenting plans, and contested guardianship/conservatorship matters)
Basic estate planning and probate
Lynda S. White

Partner


Education

BS in Economics from Montana State University, 1987; JD from Gonzaga University, 1991, Magna Cum Laude

Admitted to Practice

State Bar of Montana, 1991; U.S. District Court, District of Montana, 1991; Montana Supreme Court, 1991; 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, 1991

Professional Associations

Gallatin County Bar Association (past President); State Bar of Montana; Montana School Boards Association; National School Board Association Counsel of School Attorneys

Board Memberships

First Security Bank Board of Directors (Vice-Chairman); Montana State Bar Board of Trustees; Riverside Country Club Board of Trustees; MSU Bobcat Booster Club (past President); Prevent Child Abuse (past Officer and CAP volunteer)

Awards

Gallatin County Publico Pro Bono Award, 2003

Areas of Practice 
Real estate and business transactions
Water rights
John T. Glover, JR

Partner


Education

BA in Political Science and Philosophy from Duke University, 1989; JD from University of Georgia, 1993

Admitted to Practice

State Bar of Montana, 1993

Professional Associations

Gallatin County Bar Association (past President); State Bar of Montana

Board Memberships

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Gallatin County (past President); Gallatin Valley Chapter of Pheasants Forever (past Chairman)

Areas of Practice 
Construction law and litigation
Real estate
Insurance law
Commercial litigation
Civil litigation
Contracts
Christian T. Nygren

Partner


Education

BS in Chemical Engineering from Montana State University, 1983, with honors; JD from University of Montana, 1997, with honors

Admitted to Practice

State Bar of Montana, 1997; U.S. District Court, District of Montana, 1997; 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, 2001; California OSHA Administrative Proceedings, 2013; Texas State Court (pro hac vice), 2013

Professional Associations

Gallatin County Bar Association; State Bar of Montana; American Bar Association, Construction Law Forum (past President); University of Montana, School of Law (Adjunct Professor)

Board Memberships

Gallatin Valley Backcountry Horsemen (Vice-President); Hope Northwest (Vice-Chairman); Christian Center (Deacon)

Areas of Practice
Real estate transactions
Commercial transactions
Business organization and planning
Agricultural law
Kellie A. Morton

Partner


Education

BA in Political Science from Montana State University, 1998, with honors; JD from University of Montana, 2001

Admitted to Practice

State Bar of Montana, 2001; U.S. District Court, District of Montana, 2001

Professional Associations

Gallatin County Bar Association; State Bar of Montana

Areas of Practice
Construction litigation and consulting
Employment litigation and consulting
Personal injury
Civil litigation
Bridget W. leFeber

Partner


Education

BA in Psychology from University of New Hampshire, 1997, Summa Cum Laude; JD from University of Montana, 2001, with honors

Admitted to Practice

State Bar of Montana, 2002; U.S. District Court, District of Montana, 2002; Montana Supreme Court, 2002

Professional Associations

Gallatin County Bar Association (past Secretary); State Bar of Montana, Construction Law Section (Chairperson); American Bar Association, Construction Law Section

Areas of Practice
Estate planning
Probate
Business planning and organization
Real estate and business transactions
Jeremy J. leFeber

Partner


Education

BA in History from University of Florida, 1997, with honors; JD from University of Montana, 2001, with honors; LLM in Taxation from University of Washington, 2002

Admitted to Practice

State Bar of Montana, 2002

Professional Associations

Gallatin County Bar Association; State Bar of Montana

Areas of Practice 
Insurance defense
Insurance coverage
Personal injury
Civil litigation
Construction law and litigation
Equine law
Premises liability
Products liability
Commercial litigation
Real estate litigation
Elizabeth W. Lund

Partner


Education 

BS double major in English and Political Science from Colby College, 2004, Cum Laude; JD from Suffolk University Law School, 2009, Magna Cum Laude

Admitted to Practice 

Montana State Bar, 2009; U.S. District Court, District of Montana, 2009; Montana Supreme Court, 2009; 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, 2018

Professional Associations

Gallatin County Bar Association (Board Member); State Bar of Montana; Montana Defense Trial Lawyers (Director); DRI; American Bar Association

Of Distinction

AV rated with Martindale Hubbell

Areas of Practice
Real estate law
Land use law
Commercial transactions
Entity formation
Contract law
Mimi Faller

Associate


Education

BA in French Literature and International Affairs from University of Colorado at Boulder, 2010; JD from University of Denver Sturm College of Law, 2014

Admitted to Practice

State Bar of Idaho, 2014; State Bar of Wyoming, 2015; U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming, 2015; State Bar of Montana, 2018

Professional Associations

Gallatin County Bar Association; State Bar of Montana; State Bar of Wyoming; State Bar of Idaho

Board Memberships

Gallatin Valley Land Trust NextGEN Advisory Board