Tom Singer, Attorney at Law

Billings, Montana

Raised in northern Wyoming and educated at Eastern Montana College and Harvard Law School, Tom Singer has been representing businesses and individuals in litigation for more than 35 years.  Tom defends trucking companies and manufacturers and distributors of products ranging from medical devices to heavy machinery.  He resolves business disputes, including claims alleging breaches of contracts and covenants not to compete, bad faith, infringement of copyrights and trademarks, and misappropriation of trade secrets.  He represents partners and shareholders of ranches and small businesses in disputes among owners.  And he represents employers and employees concerning allegations of wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, and unpaid wages, as well as counseling employers about how to avoid lawsuits by disgruntled employees. 

Tom’s skills as an advocate have been recognized with an “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, a Fellowship with Litigation Counsel of America, and designations as a “Best Lawyer in America” in Product Liability Defense and a “Super Lawyer” in Business Litigation.

Tom has served on the faculty for the International Association of Defense Counsel Trial Academy, Gonzaga Law School, and Rocky Mountain College.  Tom regularly speaks for ALFA International, the State Bar of Montana, and others on employment law, covenants not to compete, product liability, civil procedure, legal ethics, and trial advocacy. Tom’s articles have appeared in law reviews and bar journals.

In his community, Tom chairs the board of the Riverstone Health Clinic and the Symphony’s Artistic Advisory Committee.  He interviews the Symphony’s guest artists as the host of “Concert Cues.” Tom serves on the board of the Northwest College Alumni Association, and is a former director of Billings Symphony Orchestra & Chorale, Billings Depot, Inc., Billings Preservation Society, Red Lodge Music Festival, NAMI-Billings, Tumbleweed Runaway Program, and Billings Studio Theatre.

Tom relaxes by reading, hiking, riding bikes, paddling rivers, acting in community theatre productions, playing guitar, and singing with the Symphony Chorale. He lives in Billings with his wife, Evey LaMont, a retired school psychologist and transition coach. They have four grown children and three grandchildren.

Tom Singer


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BACKGROUND

Harvard University Law School
J.D., cum laude, 1978

Eastern Montana College
B.A., 1975

Northwest College
A.A., 1973

Mr. Singer is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Montana and Wyoming. He is also admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the United States Court of Federal Claims, and the United States Supreme Court.

CONTACT MR. SINGER

Electric Building, Suite 310
115 North Broadway
Billings, MT 59101

Phone: 406.294.9466
Toll Free: 866.294.9466
Fax: 406.294.9468

[email protected]