Mr. Stanley T. Kaleczyc
Firm: Browning, Kaleczyc, Berry & Hoven, P.C.
Address: 800 N. Last Chance Gulch
Helena, MT 59601
Membership: State Bar of Montana; The District of Columbia Bar; American Bar Association (Member, Sections on: Litigation; Torts and Insurance).
University: University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 1970, George Washington University, J.D., with honors, 1973
Admitted: 1974, District of Columbia; 1977, U.S. Supreme Court; 1978, U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit; 1981, U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit; 1982, Montana; 1984, U.S. Tax Court; 1985, U.S. District Court, District of Montana and U.S. Claims Court
Biography: Mr. Kaleczyc is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and the George Washington School of Law. He is a founding shareholder in Browning, Kaleczyc, Berry & Hoven, P.C. Prior to establishing his law practice in Montana, he was Associate General Counsel of the Chamber of Commerce of the United States. He is featured in the 2009 edition of Super Lawyers of the Mountain States. Mr. Kaleczyc has extensive experience in a wide variety of business, legislative, and regulatory matters, representing client interests before the United States Congress, the Montana Legislature, and federal courts. Mr. Kaleczyc has an active appellate practice before state and federal courts including the United States Supreme Court, and federal and state administrative agencies. Mr. Kaleczyc's principal areas of practice include commercial law, commercial litigation in federal and state courts, insurance defense, insurance and securities, and administrative proceedings. Mr. Kaleczyc has also served as counsel to clients in disputes involving federal and state tax matters, including property tax disputes for industrial clients and disputes over the allocation and apportionment of income of corporate income taxpayers who operate in several states, and he has represented a variety of client interests in the transportation and telecommunications industry before the Montana Public Service Commission. Mr. Kaleczyc also maintains an active lobbying practice, representing clients on tax, business, insurance and regulated industry issues before the Montana Legislature. Mr. Kaleczyc is currently the chair of his firm's Commercial Group. He also is general legal counsel to the Montana Municipal Insurance Authority, the group liability and workers' compensation self-insurance pools for Montana cities and towns, and general legal counsel to the Montana Schools Group Insurance Authority, the workers' compensation self-insurance program for Montana school districts. In 1993 State Auditor and Insurance Commissioner Mark O'Keefe appointed Mr. Kaleczyc as Special Deputy Liquidator for Glacier General Assurance Company in Liquidation.