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Jared M. Le Fevre  Partner

Jared Le Fevre is a Partner in Crowley Fleck’s Tax, Trusts & Estates and Creditor’s Rights Practice Groups.

Jared’s practice focuses on representing taxpayers in complex federal and state taxation audit and controversy. Jared has represented all kinds of taxpayers in tax audit and controversy matters with state tax authorities and the IRS. His clients include businesses, high worth individuals and every day citizens. Jared has particular experience representing oil, gas, energy and natural resource companies in tax controversy and compliance and federal, state, and tribal royalty disputes.

Jared also advises clients in commercial, real estate transactions and business transactions. He represents banks and other creditors in creditors’ rights and bankruptcy proceedings, including foreclosures, replevins and bankruptcy representation. He is a past Chair of the State Bar of Montana Bankruptcy Section

Jared obtained his law degree from the University of Utah School of Law and his Master of Laws (LL.M) degree in taxation from the University of Alabama School of Law. He has presented on the subjects of bankruptcy, creditors rights, and taxation to a variety of trade associations.

Jared grew up in the west (Idaho and Utah) and chose to make Montana his home 14 years ago. He and his wife are raising 5 active children in Billings. Being born, raised and educated in the mountain west, Jared understands the unique challenges western Americans face and is therefore also licensed to practice law in North Dakota, Wyoming, Idaho and Utah so that he may assist clients of the west wherever their legal needs may arise.

Jared enjoys spending time outside of the office with family, long-distance running (completed three marathons and three half-marathons), family and church activities, Dutch oven cooking, reading, and I-devices.

Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • Montana
  • Idaho
  • Utah
  • North Dakota
  • Wyoming
  • United States Tax Court
  • Crow Tribal Court
  • Northern Cheyenne Tribal Court


  • 2010 - LLM, Taxation, University of Alabama School of Law, Magna Cum Laude
  • 2001 - J.D., University of Utah School of Law
  • 1998 - B.A., Brigham Young University
  • 1996 - A.A., Ricks College

Awards and Honors

  • Past President of State Bar of Montana Bankruptcy Section

Community and Professional Involvement

  • Boy Scouts of America, YMCA youth basketball coach, Billings Chamber of Commerce

Prior Experience

  • Reported cases: Baston v. Baston, 240 P.3d 643 (Mont. 2010); Omimex Canada, Ltd. v. Montana Department of Revenue, 201 P.3d 3 (Mont. 2008); Collier v. Kincheloe, 180 P.3d 1157 (Mont. 2008); Montclair v. L.O.I., Inc., 246 Fed.Appx. 535, 2007 WL 2493091 (9th Cir. 2007)

  • Unreported cases: numerous state, federal (district court and bankruptcy court), administrative and tribal cases.

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Montana

Presentations and Publications