18th Judicial District Court

Courts of general jurisdiction, handling criminal cases (primarily felonies), civil matters in excess of $12,000 damages, domestic relations, juvenile, probate, mental health, water cases and appeals from Justice Court, Municipal Court and administrative agencies.
 
Gallatin County Treatment Court is a voluntary, post-conviction, adult treatment Court presided over by the Hon. John C. Brown.  This program is an alternative to traditional sentencing in criminal cases where substance abuse is a motivating factor for the offender's criminal behavior.
 
Gallatin County Self Help Law Center
The Gallatin County Self-Help Law Center is located in the Law & Justice Center, 615 S. 16th (at Dickerson off of 19th) in Bozeman.
Please call (406) 582-2158 for hours of operation and for more information about the program.
 
Department 1
Judge Holly Brown
Room 301
Phone: (406) 582-2160
Term Expires:  2024
Department 2
Judge Rienne H. McElyea
Room 207
Phone: (406) 582-2140
Term Expires:  2020
Department
Judge John C. Brown
Room 202
Phone: (406) 582-2150
Term Expires:  2024
Standing Master
Magdalena C. Bowen
615 South 16th Avenue, Room 202
Bozeman, MT  59715-4107
Gallatin County Clerk of District Court
Jennifer Brandon
615 South 16th Avenue, Room 302
Bozeman, MT  59715-4107
Phone:  582-2165
Fax:  582-2176
Please note that Law Clerks, Judicial Assistants and Clerk of Court personnel are not able to provide the public with legal advice.
 
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Staff Contacts

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Jim Stordahl

District Court Administrator