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Brian Murphy


401 North 31st Street, Suite 1500, Billings, MT 59101

Brian Murphy focuses his practice on complex commercial and environmental litigation. His experience also extends to government and internal investigations.

Brian has argued cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and Montana’s federal and state district courts.

Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Brian clerked for the Honorable Charles Wilson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and for the Honorable Donald Molloy of the U.S. District Court, District of Montana.


Environmental and Natural Resources Litigation
  • Represent businesses before the Montana Department of Environmental Quality
  • Advise businesses on water quality regulations
  • Advise businesses on solid and hazardous waste regulations
  • Defend businesses and individuals accused of torts and environmental crimes
Commercial Litigation
  • Loan enforcement
  • Contract disputes
  • Easements disputes
  • Lien litigation
  • Personal injury litigation


Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • The Rotary Club of Billings
  • Love INC. of Yellowstone County, Board Member

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