Jeffrey Kuchel is an Associate in the Missoula Litigation Department. His practice focuses on all types of litigation, including commercial, civil, and energy and mineral litigation. Jeff graduated with honors from the University of Montana School of Law in 2013. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with an emphasis in Public Management from Northern Arizona University in 2009. While in law school, Jeff served as an Editor-in-Chief of the Montana Law Review. Additionally, he performed his clinical internship with the Missoula County Attorney’s Office where he prosecuted misdemeanor criminal offenses.

Practice Areas

Bar Admission

Montana, 2013
U.S. District of Montana, 2013
North Dakota, 2014
Wyoming, 2014
Arizona, 2015
U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2015


2013 – J.D. with Honors, University of Montana
2009 – B.S., Interdisciplinary Studies with an emphasis in Public Management, Northern Arizona University

Honors & Awards

Editor-in-Chief, Montana Law Review (2012-2013)

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Montana
State Bar of North Dakota
Wyoming State Bar
State Bar of Arizona
American Bar Association
Defense Trial Lawyers Association
Western Montana Bar Association

Presentations & Publications

Frustrated Settlements: Common Problems and Solutions in Liability Settlements Invoking the Medicare Secondary Payer Statutes, 73 Mont. L. Rev. 395 (2012)