Firm History & Profile

Welcome to our Page. Marra, Evenson & Bell, P.C. is a full service business and litigation law firm that prides itself on stability, continuity of service, and breadth of practice areas. Our firm has evolved from its initial litigation practice into a full service firm and now provides business counseling and legal services in a multitude of practice areas.

In the business community, Marra, Evenson & Bell, P.C. has a reputation for competence, integrity, and quality. As a mid- size law firm, Marra, Evenson & Bell, P.C.`s team approach is especially effective for business owners, public entities, and non-profits who are concerned about cost, yet require a level of sophisticated legal service in different practice areas as their business and areas of activity grow. Our close working relationships with clients and efficient delivery of \services make our representation especially effective.

We have extensive experience in litigating cases before the Montana Workers Compensation Court, Montana State and Federal District Courts, as well as the Montana Supreme Court, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. We also practice in the U.S. Supreme Court, in the Montana Water Court and nearby Tribal Courts in Montana. Members of our firm are licensed to practice in the Blackfeet, Chippewa and Cree (Rocky Boy), and Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Courts.

Our lawyers are rated from AV® Preeminent™ to BV® Distinguished™ in the Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review process that rates lawyers. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® ratings fall into the following Peer Review Ratings™:

AV® Preeminent™ (4.5-5.0) - An AV® certification mark is a significant rating accomplishment - a testament to the fact that a lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.

BV® Distinguished™ (3.0-4.4) - The BV® certification mark is an excellent rating for a lawyer with some experience. A widely respected mark of achievement, it differentiates a lawyer from his or her competition.

Rated (1.0-2.9) - The Peer Review Rated designation demonstrates that the lawyer has met the very high criteria of General Ethical Standing.