Triel's practice areas include Commercial Litigation, Consumer Law, Environmental Litigation, Federal Employees Liability Act (FELA); Insurance Bad Faith, Pension Fraud, Personal Injury; Products Liability; Railroad Litigation; Securities Litigation, Toxic Torts and Worksite Accidents.Triel has been practicing law in the State of Montana since 1993; U.S. District Court, District of Montana, since 1996; U. S. District Court, District of Colorado and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit since 2000. Born in Anchorage, Alaska, he graduated from Helena High School in 1983. He received his college degree from Middlebury College (B.A. 1988) and received his law degree from the University of Montana (J.D. 1993).
Phi Delta Phi. Law Clerk, Hon. Maurice R. Colberg, Jr., Montana Thirteenth Judicial District Court, 1994. Deputy County Attorney, Yellowstone County, Montana, 1995.