Thomas K. (Tom) Harlen practices in the firm’s Helena office as a member of the Tax, Trust and Estates Practice Group. His focus is directed toward estate planning, trust and estate administration, and a variety of elder law issues. Tom is a Helena native and has practiced in the Community for almost 30 years.

Tom received a B. A. in Business Finance from the University of Montana in 1982, and earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Montana School of Law in 1989. He enjoys skiing, golfing and recreating in the great Montana playground.

Practice Areas

    • Trusts & Estates
    • Estate Planning
    • Guardianships, Conservatorships and Disability Planning
    • Premarital Agreements
    • Probate, Estate and Trust Administration

Bar Admission

Montana 1989
US. District Court, District of Montana, 1989


1989-J.D. with Honors, University of Montana
1982- B.S. with Honors, University of Montana

Community Involvement

St. Peter’s Hospital Board Chair
St. Peter’s Hospital Foundation Chair
Salvation Army Planned Giving Chair
American Red Cross Planned giving Chair

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Montana