Selena is Of Counsel in the firm’s Kalispell, Montana office. She is a member of the Energy & Environmental practice group. Her current practice focuses on environmental permitting and compliance, as well as CERLCA/Superfund.

Selena has recently returned home, to Montana, after a successful career as an Environmental, Safety and Health Paralegal at Los Alamos National Laboratory in Northern New Mexico, earning a J.D. from the University of New Mexico School of Law with a Certificate of Concentration in Natural Resources and Environmental Law, and spending a couple of years practicing mineral title law in Longmont, Colorado.

Practice Areas

Bar Admission

Colorado, 2018
Montana, 2020

Education

J.D., University of New Mexico School of Law, cum laude,
Certificate of Concentration in Natural Resources and Environmental Law
B.A., Political Science with honors, University of Montana

Prior Experience (Employment)

2018-2020 – Tjornehoj & Hack LLC
2010-2018 – Los Alamos National Laboratory, Office of General Counsel (ESH Paralegal)

Honors & Awards

Co-Editor-in-Chief, Natural Resources Journal
Albert E. Utton Natural Resources Law Award
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Scholarship

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Montana
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation