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 Export to Your Calendar 10/3/2019 to 10/4/2019
When: October 3 - 4, 2019
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Chico Hot Springs Resort
163 Chico Road
Pray, Montana  59065
United States
Contact: Meagan Gallagher

Online registration is available until: 10/2/2019
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Thursday October 3rd


Women’s Law Section Meeting


Cocktail Party & Silent Auction*
sponsored by Brown Law Firm; Franz & Driscoll, PLLP; and Montana Elder Law, Inc.

Friday October 4th


Registration Open

Breakfast Included


Qualitative Benefits of Having Women in the Law: Re-Framing the Conversation

Hon. Amy Eddy


The Care & Feeding of A Lawyer & Her Law Practice

Cathy Tutty




Federal & State Judge’s Panel

Moderator: Caitlin Borgmann

Hon. Ingrid Gustafson, Hon. Jessica Pugrud, Hon. Caroline Holien, Hon. Brenda Gilbert, Hon. Rienne McElyea, Hon. Jessica Fehr


Food provided by Brown Law Firm, Franz &

Driscoll, PLLP, and Montana Elder Law, Inc.
*Silent Auction Bidding Closes


Being In-House Counsel: Intellectual

Property & Brand Management; Information Governance and Data Privacy/Security; & Corporate Responsibility and Compliance

Valerie Wyman Paul

Friday October 4th Cont...


Retirement: It’s Not as Simple as Quitting Your Job

Susan Gobbs




Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women

Moderator: Gail Small

Detective Guy Baker, Melissa Schlichting, Lucy Simpson



·Hon. Ingrid Gustafson, Montana Supreme Court

·Hon. Amy Eddy, Flathead Co. Dist. Ct.

·Hon. Jessica Fehr, Yellowstone Co. Dist. Ct.

·Hon. Brenda Gilbert, Park Co. Dist. Ct.

·Hon. Caroline Holien, ALJ, Dept. of Labor & Industry

·Hon. Rienne McElyea, Gallatin Co.

·Hon. Jessica Pugrud, ALJ, Social Security Administration (retired)

·Detective Guy Baker, Missoula Police Department, FBI Safe Streets Taskforce

·Caitlin Borgmann, Director, Montana American Civil Liberties Union

·Susan Gobbs, Esq., Gobbs Law, PLLC

·Melissa Schlichting, Esq., Deputy Attorney General and Legal Services Division Administrator, Montana Dept. of Justice, Missing Indigenous People Task Force

·Lucy Simpson, Director, National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center

·Gail Small, Director, Spirit Aligned Leadership Program

·Cathy Tutty, Esq., Tutty Law Group

·Valerie Wyman Paul, Esq., Associate Counsel, Town Pump, Inc.


The seminar is at Chico Hot Springs Resort
163 Chico Road, Pray, MT 59065

A limited number of rooms have been blocked; please make your RESERVATIONS BEFORE September 9, 2019. You may call the resort at 1-406-333-4933 and reference State Bar of Montana.


BETTR Section transactional practice mentor program


New to transactional practice? Don’t know where to find answers?

Providing limited-scope input within the mentor’s discretion, a mentor from the Business, Estates, Trusts, Tax and Real Property Section may be able to help. To learn more, or to find a mentor, email Kathleen Magone, chair of Education and Outreach Committee of the BETTR section, at