Justice Court

Local County court handling misdemeanors, traffic infractions, small claims, and civil cases under $12,000.


Mission Statement

Gallatin County Justice Court is constitutionally entrusted to preserve the rule of law and to protect the rights and liberties guaranteed by the United States and Montana Constitutions.

We are dedicated to providing professional, accurate, and courteous
services to the State of Montana, its citizenry and related agencies while applying judicious justice under the law.


Gallatin County Self-Help Law Center

The Gallatin County Self-Help Law Center is located in the 
Law and Justice Center, 615 S. 16th Ave. (at Dickerson Street off of 19th Avenue)
in Bozeman.

Please call 406-582-2158 for hours of operation and for more information about the program.

Honorable Rick West
Justice of the Peace
Department 1

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Honorable Bryan Adams
Justice of the Peace
Department 2

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Staff Contacts

NameTitle
Rick West

Justice of the Peace - Department 1

Bryan Adams

Justice of the Peace - Department 2