Matthew (Matt) F. McLean
Firm:
Crowley Fleck PLLP
Phone:(406) 556-1430
Address: 1915 South 19th Avenue
Bozeman, MT 59718

Membership: Professional Affiliations• State Bar of Montana• Montana Defense Trial Lawyers Association• Gallatin County Bar Association• Defense Research Institute (DRI)• Defense Lawyers of Wyoming• Wyoming State Bar Association• Wyoming Trial Lawyers Asso
University: University of Wyoming, B.A., with honors, 1992, University of Wyoming College of Law, J.D., with honors, 1995
Admitted: 1995, Colorado; 1995, U.S District Court for Wyoming; 1995, U.S. District Court for Colorado; 1995, U.S. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals; 2013, U.S. District Court for North Dakota; 1996, Montana; 1996, U.S. District Court for Montana; 2002, U.S
Biography: Matthew F. (Matt) McLean is a Partner and a member of the firm's Litigation Department. Matt practices in the Bozeman, Montana office and handles matters throughout Montana and Wyoming. Matt received his Juris Doctorate with Honors from the University of Wyoming College of Law in 1995. He graduated in 1992 from the University of Wyoming with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology/Administration of Justice. Matt's practice focuses on construction law, appellate practice, and products liability. He has represented a variety of clients, including architects, engineers, owners, contractors, product manufacturers, and retailers in state and federal courts in Montana and Wyoming. He also has helped clients negotiate and draft contracts for public and private construction projects, including multi-million dollar commercial construction projects, hospital construction projects, school construction projects, and large and small residential projects. Awards and Honors• Order of the Coif• Phi Beta Kappa• AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell Community and Professional Involvement• Bozeman Blitzz U-12 Girls Assistant Coach, 2008-09• Bozeman Blitzz U14 and U16 Girls Team Administrator Prior Experience• Matt has represented clients at the trial court level and on appeal in a variety of construction and product liability cases in state and federal courts throughout Montana and Wyoming. • Reported cases include:• JEM Contracting, Inc. v. Morrison-Maierle, Inc., 318 P.3d 678 (Mont. 2014)• Excel Const., Inc. v. HKM Engineering, Inc., 228 P.3d 40 (Wyo. 2010)• Bunch v. Lancair Int'l, Inc. et al., 202 P.3d 784 (Mont. 2009)• Anderson v. Two Dot Ranch, Inc., 49 P.3d 1011 (Wyo. 2002)