Evonne Wells

Evonne Wells

Managing Partner
Location:
Missoula, Montana
Phone:
406-552-0194
Fax:
406-728-0790
Email:

Evonne’s practice focuses primarily on family law, estate planning and real estate transactions. Her background and knowledge of business and real estate is particularly helpful to her family law clients who need guidance with the division of significant marital assets. She helps her clients navigate the legal process with expertise and compassion.

Evonne is a fifth generation Montana from Columbia Falls. She attended Arizona State University where she studied Business Administration with an emphasis in real estate. While there, she obtained her Real Estate License and worked for a large property management company. Evonne returned to Montana and graduated with a B.S. in Business Administration (Management) from the University of Montana in 1983. She received her J.D. from the University of Montana, School of Law in 1986.

Evonne is admitted to practice in all Montana Courts and the United States District Court for the District of Montana. She is also admitted to practice in Arizona. She has worked as a substitute Justice of the Peace and has been an adjunct professor of Family Law at the University of Montana, School of Law. She often presents at Continuing Legal Education seminars on issues pertaining to family law.

Evonne has served on numerous boards and volunteered for many non-profit organizations in Missoula. She received the Bousliman Award for Professionalism from the State Bar of Montana and was honored by the YWCA by receiving the Salute to Excellence Award. She presently serves on the board of directors of the Watson Children’s Shelter.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Estate planning
  • Real Estate
  • Business Law

Bar Admissions

  • Montana, 1986
  • Arizona, 1987
  • U.S. District Court District of Montana, 1986
  • Confederated Salish Tribal Court

Education

  • University of Montana School of Law, Missoula, Montana
    • J.D. - 1986
  • University of Montana, Missoula, Montana
    • B.S. - 1983
    • Major: Business Administration

Honors and Awards

  • Bousliman Award for Professionalism, State Bar of Montana
  • Honored by the YWCA by receiving the Salute to Excellence Award

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Montana Bar Association
  • Western Montana Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board of Directors of the Watson Children’s Shelter