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Rick is a business and tax attorney. He assists businesses with formation, transactions, compliance, governance and succession planning. He also assists individuals with estate and trust matters, real estate transactions, foreclosures, and tax planning and compliance. Rick seeks practical solutions for clients and focuses on long-term asset preservation through tax efficiency, creditor protection, and risk reduction. Rick maintains his Certified Public Accountant License and has nearly a decade of prior experience preparing tax returns.
Prior to joining JSBW, Rick worked at DeShazer, Toren & Braden, PLLC; Junkermier, Clark, Campanella, Stevens, PC; Submittable, Inc; Huse Law Office, PC, and; Worden Thane, PC.
Rick earned the following degrees from the University of Montana: Undergraduate Degree in Accounting (2010); Master of Accountancy (2011); Master of Business Administration (2012); Juris Doctorate (2014).
Being born and raised in Montana, Rick cares deeply about his community. He supports a variety of local organizations such as Cascade County Estate Planning Council, Rotary, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, Safari Club International, and Montana Wilderness Association. Rick also enjoys working on vehicles and construction projects, and explores Montana’s beautiful high country.
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