James A. Patten

James A. Patten: Attorney with Patten, Peterman, Bekkedahl & Green, P.L.L.C.


Part-time Instructor, Business Law, Rocky Mountain College, 1987-1992. Member, Board of Trustees, Montana Legal Services Association, 1982—. Standing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee, 1988-1993. Member, Local Rules Committee, Montana Bankruptcy Court. Bankruptcy Court Lawyer Representative, Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference, 2005-2008. Mountain States Super Lawyer, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011; Best Lawyers in America (Bankruptcy, Debtor/Credit Rights).

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(406) 252-8500  Phone
(406) 294-9500  Fax
University Attended:
University of Montana, B.A., 1974
Law School Attended:
George Washington University, J.D., with high honors, 1978
Year of First admission:
1978, Montana and U.S. District Court, District of Montana; 1979, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1983, U.S. Supreme Court; 1987, U.S. Claims Court
State Bar of Montana (Chairman, Bankruptcy Section, 1994-1995).
Birth Information:
Missoula, Montana, December 6, 1951
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
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    Billings, Montana

    • Billings, MT
      Suite 300, The Fratt Building , 2817 Second Avenue North
      Billings, MT 59101-2041

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