Justin P. Stalpes

Justin P. Stalpes

Bozeman, Montana
(406) 586-8960

Justin Stalpes has experience in complex civil litigation, including environmental contamination, medical malpractice, products liability, and pharmaceutical litigation. He serves as a member of the Montana Trial Lawyers Association Amicus Committee, which writes legal briefs to the Montana Supreme Court on the behalf of consumers and injured persons. Mr. Stalpes also participates in the local pro bono program, representing individuals who are unable to afford an attorney. During law school, Mr. Stalpes served on the Montana Law Review and Montana Moot Court Team and graduated second in his class. During law school, Mr. Stalpes interned with Federal Magistrate Judge Lynch. Mr. Stalpes has co-taught US Constitutional Law at Montana State University.

Justin is an avid outdoorsman who thrives on being in the mountains whether on skis, a mountain bike, or hiking. His loyal companion, Bernice the Newfoundland, is never far behind. Justin is active in the Bozeman community, volunteering for the Gallatin Valley Land Trust doing trail maintenance in the summer time. 

Mr. Stalpes is a member of the Montana State and Federal Bar. He is admitted to practice before the Ninth Circuit US Court of Appeals.

Justin Received the “Outstanding New Lawyer of the Year” Award from the Montana Trial Lawyers Association for 2014.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • Products Liability
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation
  • Insurance Bad Faith

Bar Admissions

  • Montana, 2009
  • U.S. District Court District of Montana, 2009


  • University of Montana School of Law, Missoula, Montana
    • J.D. - 2009
    • Law Journal: Montana Law Review, 2008 - 2009
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    • B.A.
    • Major: Film and Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • "Outstanding New Lawyer of the Year” Award from the Montana Trial Lawyers Association , 2014 - Present
  • The National Trial Lawyers “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” Award
  • American Registry Client Distinction Award

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Montana Trial Lawyers Association, 2009 - Present
  • American Association for Justice, 2014 - Present