Alissa L. ChambersOffice: Helena
Alissa helps clients navigate through all stages of their business needs, including entity formation and structure advice; ongoing corporate governance issues; purchasing an existing business; selling an existing business; and exiting a business (shareholder buy-sell agreements, redemption agreements).
Alissa’s experience includes target and acquirer representation in mergers and acquisitions and private securities offerings.
Alissa regularly provides general outside counsel services, including drafting and reviewing a variety of commercial contracts, employment agreements and employee handbooks, and agreements related to ongoing corporate and employment law compliance.
Alissa is passionate about giving back to the community and is actively involved in providing access to justice to low-income Montanans. Alissa was awarded the Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Award from the 1st Judicial District of Montana in 2013 and currently sits on the board of trustees of the Montana Legal Services Association.
- Banking and Finance
- Banking Law, Compliance, and Internal Operations and Processes
- Financing, Loan Structuring, and Documentation
- Business Organizations
- Mergers, Acquisitions & Other Business Transactions
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Acquisitions and Dispositions
- Due Diligence
- Joint Ventures
- Pro Bono
- Real Estate
- Commercial Real Estate Acquisition, Sales and Leasing
- Real Estate Financing and Security Devices
North Dakota, 2013
2008 – B.A., magna cum laude, Arizona State University
2011 – J.D., Willamette University College of Law
Honors & Awards
Pro Bono Attorney of the Year for the First Judicial District Court (2013)
Board Member of Board of Trustees, Montana Legal Services
Lewis and Clark First Judicial District Pro Bono Committee Member
State Bar of Montana
North Dakota State Bar Association
Presentations & Publications
“Legal Topics to Have on Your Radar: Crowdfunding” Annual Montana Brewers Conference, presenter (2015)
“Overview of Drafting Estate Planning Documents,” BETTR Law Section Trust and Estate Practice Basic CLE, presenter (2014)
“Distribution Contracts,” Annual Montana Brewers published in “Grit, the Secret to Advancement: Stories of Successful Women Lawyers.” 2017 American Bar Association
“Limited Scope Pro Bono for Government Lawyers”, 2019 Government Lawyer Pro Bono, presenter (2019)