Rick was born and raised in Butte, Montana. He has been a shareholder with the Firm since 1987. He has participated on numerous civic boards including the Butte Central Education Foundation and as past president of the Butte Country Club.
In 1981 he was admitted to practice law in all state and federal district and appellate courts in the State of Montana. He was later admitted to practice before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
Rick’s practice focuses on banking law, bankruptcies (creditor representation), business entity formation, business transactions, commercial law and litigation, mining law, and real estate law.
Rick graduated from Gonzaga University in 1977 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with Honors. He received a Juris Doctorate with Honors from the University of Montana School of Law in 1981.