Court Experience & Legal Community Involvement

  • Prosecutor on the Yellowstone County Family Drug Court Team from March 2005 through June 2009
  • Prosecutor on the 13th Judicial District Felony Drug Court Team from January 2011 through January 2014
  • Prosecuted criminal cases from August 2004 through June 2017; tried 39 jury trials during that time including multiple child abuse cases, domestic violence cases, rape cases, homicides, and other violent crimes
  • Pro bono attorney for YABA Family Law Project and Guardianship Project
  • Drafted and presented legislation to the Montana legislature on strengthening domestic violence and child abuse laws
  • At Moulton Bellingham, represents clients in divorce cases, probate matters, civil cases, and criminal defense cases
  • Guardian ad litem on the Indian Child Welfare Act treatment court since October 2017
  • State Bar of Montana Board Chair – February 2017 through the present; will serve as President-Elect as of September 2018 and President as of September 2019
  • Judge pro tem for the Yellowstone County Justice Court – 2018