William Gilbert

William Gilbert

High Plains Law, P.L.L.C.
  • Business Law, Construction Law, Personal Injury...
  • Montana
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Summary

High Plains Law, P.L.L.C. is a general practice law firm servicing Central Montana from our office in downtown Billings. We are dedicated to giving our clients not only quality legal representation but also outstanding customer service and value.

The grandson of Butte miners, Will Gilbert is a fourth generation Montanan. Will graduated from the University of Montana School of Law in 2000 and has been practicing in Montana since that time. Prior to founding High Plains Law, P.L.L.C., he was a partner in a well-respected firm and focused his practice on insurance defense, including personal injury, premises liability, construction defects and coverage issues. He defended substantial and complex claims in areas such as industrial accidents, health care facility liability and mining subsidence.

Will is admitted to practice in all of the State Courts of Montana, the Federal Court for the District of Montana and the Ninth Circuit. He is also admitted in several of MontanaĆ¢s Tribal Courts. Will is also an active member of his profession, with memberships in the State Bar of Montana, the Yellowstone Area Bar Association, the American Bar Association and Phi Delta Phi.
Will has been a resident of Billings since 2001 and strongly believes in its community, volunteering his time through many community groups, including serving on government advisory and non-profit boards. Previously, he has coached Little League and volunteered for the Red Cross. In his spare time, Will enjoys the many opportunities available in Montana including hunting, fishing, floating MontanaĆ¢s many rivers, and riding his motorcycle.

Education
University of Montana School of Law
J.D. / Law
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Activities: Phi Delta Phi, 1997-2000 (Magister 1999-2000);
Rollins College
B.A. / Psychology
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Honors: Dean's list, 1992; President's list, 1993.
Activities: Chi Psi Fraternity, 1990-1993; Inter-Fraternity Counsel (Secretary), 1991-1992; Varsity Crew, 1989-1991.
Professional Experience
Member
High Plains Law, P.L.L.C.
- Current
Partner
Halverson, Gilbert & Mahlen, P.C.
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Partner
Halverson & Gilbert, P.C.
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Associate
Herndon, Sweeney & Halverson, P.C.
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Associate
Chris R. Young, P.C.
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Professional Associations
Member, Board of Directors
NAMI-Billings
- Current
Member
City of Billings Parking Advisory Board
- Current
Member
American Bar Association
- Current
Member
Yellowstone Area Bar Association
- Current
Member
Montana State Bar
- Current
Member
Phi Delta Phi
- Current
Member
Defense Research Institute
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Member
Montana Defense Lawyers Association
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Montana
9th Circuit
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Construction Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • DUI & DWI
  • Employment Law
  • Insurance Claims
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
Additional Practice Areas
  • General Civil
  • Insurance Bad Faith
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Website
Website
Contact & Map
High Plains Law, P.L.L.C.
2718 Montana Ave
Suite 218
Billings, MT 59101
USA
Toll-Free: (406) 254-8903
Telephone: (406) 254-8903
Fax: (406) 254-8905