Jean E. Faure

Faure Holden Attorneys at Law, P.C.
Contact: (406) 452-6500
Law School: University of Montana School of Law - University of Montana
Jurisdiction: Montana


About Jean E. Faure
Jean Elizabeth Faure is an AV-rated civil trial attorney with 25 years of experience in labor/employment law, education/school law, and civil litigation. At least 50% of Jean's practice involves the representation of both public and private employers in connection with all labor and employment-related issues. Jean litigates wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, wage and hour, trade secret, non-compete, Family Medical Leave Act, and ERISA/fiduciary claims. Jean also handles union labor contract negotiations, labor grievance arbitrations, unfair labor practices and other issues under the NLRA. Jean's school law practice includes students with disabilities, special education/IDEA, student discipline, employment practices (teacher termination), and district operations (bidding, contracts and facilities).

In her civil litigation practice, Jean has litigated and tried cases in the area of premises and products liability, insurance coverage, trademark and patent infringement, construction, partnership and shareholder disputes, and estate/probate contests.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Education Law
  • Employment Law
  • Insurance Defense
  • Intellectual Property
  • Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
  • General Civil
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Professional Experience
President and Managing Partner, Faure Holden Attorneys at Law, P.C.
University of Montana School of Law - University of MontanaJ.D.Law
Honors: Graduated with High Honors; Named Outstanding Law Student, 1986; Editor, Montana Law Review
Creighton UniversityM.A.English Literature
Honors: Graduated Summa Cum Laude; Teaching Fellow, 1981-83
Carroll CollegeB.A.English
Honors: Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Employment Litigation Defense Super Lawyer, Mountain States Super Lawyers
2009-2011, Employment Litigation Defense
Ranked Tier 1 in Labor and Employment Law, Best Lawyers in America
Professional Associations
President, Montana Defense Trial Lawyers
Member, State of Montana Commission on Practice
Member, Montana State Bar


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Home Office
1314 Central Avenue
Great Falls, MT 59401
Telephone: (406) 452-6500
Fax: (506) 452-6503