Scott StearnsScott M. Stearns

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Scott was born in Missoula and graduated from the University of Notre Dame. After receiving his law degree from The University of Montana School of Law, he worked in the Missoula County Attorney’s Office as a Deputy County Attorney and was appointed as a Special Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Montana. He moved to Minnesota in 2000 where he practiced law with Dorsey & Whitney before moving back to Montana in 2003 to join Boone Karlberg.

Practice Areas

  • Civil Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Railroad Defense
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Personal Injury

Education and Experience

  • 1998 - J.D. and M.S., The University of Montana
  • 1995 - B.A., University of Notre Dame

Awards and Honors

  • AV rating in Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Selected 2017 Real Estate "Lawyer of the Year" for Missoula in The Best Lawyers in America
  • Benchmark Litigation Future Star
  • Best Lawyers in America

Community and Professional Involvement

  • Community Medical Center, past chairman Board of Trustees
  • United Way of Missoula County, past president