To represent all clients ably through empathy and ever increasing legal knowledge.
Legal research and writing. Advocating for clients.
OFFICE OF APPELLATE DEFENDER/ ASSISTANT APPELLATE DEFENDER
NOVEMBER 2015 - PRESENT
❖ Represent indigent clients in appeals before the Montana Supreme Court, Courts
of Appeal, and the United States Supreme Court.
❖ Draft briefs, stipulations, writs, dismissals, and other motions.
❖ Conduct legal research, and interpret constitutions, statutes, and case law.
❖ Provide Pro bono representation in Family Law, Landlord tenant disputes, and Criminal Law.
MONTANA TAX APPEAL BOARD/ LAW CLERK
NOVEMBER 2014-NOVEMBER 2015
❖ Researched case law, state tax codes, Montana Administrative Procedure Act (MAPA) regulations,
or other secondary sources for three administrative judges to resolve tax disputes.
❖ Drafted proposed opinion, motions, orders, and memoranda on
various tax issues.
FAST ENTERPRISES/ IMPLEMENTATION CONSULTANT
AUGUST 2008-AUGUST 2011
❖ Programmed tax software applications in Visual Basic.Net, Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle.
DOCTOR OF JURISPRUDENCE MAY 2014
Indiana University Maurer School of Law.
Immigration Law, Bankruptcy, Mediation, Entertainment law, Criminal Procedure, Constitutional Law.
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE MAY 2005
Idaho State University.
Computer Science and Applied Mathematics 3.77/4.0.