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Patrick G.N. Beddow  Associate

Patrick (Pat) Beddow is an Associate in the firm’s Billings office. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and Business-Finance, with distinction, from Carroll College and received his Juris Doctor from the University of Montana School of Law in December, 2011. While in law school, Pat served as the Business Editor for the Public Land and Resources Law Review and was a Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Scholar. Pat is admitted to practice in Montana, North Dakota, and Wyoming. Pat's practice focuses on natural resources, as well as estate planning, estate administration (probate), and trust administration.

Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • Montana, 2012
  • North Dakota, 2013
  • Wyoming, 2013

Education

  • 2011 - J.D., University of Montana School of Law
  • 2008 - B.A. with distinction in Accounting and Business-Finance, Carroll College

Awards and Honors

  • Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Scholar, 2011
  • Distinguished Military Graduate, Carroll College

Community and Professional Involvement

  • Officer in Army National Guard

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Montana Association of Professional Landmen - Member - 2015-Present
  • North Dakota State Bar Association - Member - 2013-Present
  • Wyoming State Bar - Member - 2013-Present
  • Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation - Member - 2012-Present
  • Yellowstone Area Bar Association - Member - 2012-Present
  • State Bar of Montana - New Lawyer Section - Trustee - 2012-2014
  • State Bar of Montana - Member - 2012-Present
  • Montana Army National Guard - Officer - 2005-2014

Presentations and Publications

  • An express reservation? A modern examination of the Equal Footing Doctrine as applied in U.S. v. Milner, 583 F.3d 1184 (9th Cir. 2009), 32 Pub. Land & Res. L. Rev. 203 (2011)
  • Speaker at Montana Association of Professional Landmen Continuing Education Seminar