Morgan is Senior Counsel in the Billings office and is devoted to the performance of indigent services on behalf of the firm through its pro bono program. Morgan previously served in the Yellowstone County Attorney’s Office as a senior deputy county attorney in the criminal division where she gained valuable trial experience and worked closely with local law enforcement agencies and community-based programs. Her background prosecuting cases, overseeing investigations, and coordinating victim services gives her valuable insight on family law matters.

Practice Areas

Bar Admission

Montana – 2014

Education

2014 – J.D., University of Montana School of Law
2005 – B.F.A. Dance, The Ohio State University

Prior Experience (Employment)

Yellowstone County Attorney’s Office, Billings, Montana Spring 2015 to Winter 2019
Senior Deputy County Attorney

State of Montana, 13th Judicial District, Billings, MT Summer 2014 to Spring 2015
Law Clerk to Hon. Mary Jane Knisely

United States Attorney’s Office, Missoula, Montana Spring 2014
Clinical Intern

Alaska Public Defender Agency, Kenai, Alaska Summer 2013
Intern

Independent Artist 2005-2011
Dancer/Dance Instructor/Ceramicist

Honors & Awards

Billings 40 under 40, February 2019
Yellowstone County DUI Task Force Award of Merit, December 2019
Order of the Barristers, May 2014
CALI in Child Advocacy, May 2014
Clinical Excellence Award, May 2014

Community Involvement

Member, Yellowstone Area Bar Association
Member, Association of Pro Bono Counsel
Advisory Committee, Montana Legal Services Association
Advisory Committee, 13th Judicial District Domestic Violence Court
Advisor, Yellowstone County Guardianship Council
Member, Billings Area Family Violence Task Force
Member, Yellowstone County DUI Task Force
Dancer/Choreographer, Arc: A Montana Dance Collective
Dance Instructor, Montana Dance Center

Professional Affiliations

Montana Bar Association
Yellowstone Area Bar Association

Presentations & Publications

Basics of Orders of Protection, Montana Legal Services CLE, August 2020

The Intersection of Domestic Violence and Family Law,
Family Law Project CLE, May 2020

Certified Local Grown: Pro Bono Work that Supports Your Community, TYL A Publication of the American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Fall 2019 edition

Orders of Protection: Empowering Attorneys for Action, Montana Power Act Event, August 2019