Bishop & Heenan Law Firm represents and defends the rights of consumers and injury victims throughout Montana.
Most of our cases are handled on a contingency fee basis, meaning that we do not earn a fee unless and until we achieve a successful result in your case.
At Bishop & Heenan Law Firm, our clients aren’t just a number and they aren’t just a paycheck. They are real people who need our help. No matter what the legal issue may be, our clients are guaranteed the same high level of commitment and resources. We work hard to gain the trust of our clients through personal service and hard work. When you become a client, you become part of our family.
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The lawyers at Bishop & Heenan have over 90 years collective experience representing injury victims in Billings, Montana and throughout Eastern Montana.
Most people don’t fully understand their legal rights after an injury or the death of a loved one. Some people may be intimidated or confused by insurance adjustors who are focused on denying, delaying or defending against your claim so they can pay out as little as possible. But if you hire a Montana personal injury attorney, then you won’t have to speak to the adjustor again. We’ll help you understand your legal rights; we’ll deal with the adjustor; and we’ll fight to make sure your rights are preserved so you are fairly compensated for your losses.
We have the resources and experience to stand up against powerful corporations and insurance companies, and love doing it! But we are not the usual law firm you might picture. When you come to our office, you will not see stuffy lawyers in coats and ties (unless we are going to court). No pretentious decor. No snobbery or legal jargon. Our law firm is run for regular people by regular people.
Banks, mortgage servicers, credit reporting agencies, and debt collectors routinely violate the law and cause harm to Montana consumers. When they do, we are there to hold them accountable. We have a proven track record of success in consumer protection cases, having recovered over $60 million dollars for our clients in both individual and class action lawsuits. Learn more about credit reporting law here, debt collector abuse law here, and your rights under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act here.
Insurance companies often unreasonably deny or delay payment of benefits and fail to provide coverage. If this has happened to you, you have likely suffered “insurance bad faith”, and you may need to hire an insurance disputes lawyer that can get you the benefits to which you are entitled. A special type of insurance bad faith which the attorneys at Bishop & Heenan routinely handle concerns bad faith denial of long-term disability benefits. We know Montana insurance law and know how to hold insurance companies accountable.
Losing a loved one due to accidental or wrongful death is a devastating experience. When a family member’s life is suddenly cut short as a result of the carelessness or negligence of another, the grief and feelings of loss can be overwhelming. If this has happened in your family, you may be going through a complex array of emotions, including sadness, denial, anger, and hopelessness. No one is ever prepared for such a tragic event. When tragedy strikes you may need the assistance of a Montana wrongful death attorney.
Bishop & Heenan Law Firm represents the surviving families of those who have suffered death or fatal personal injuries due to the negligence of someone else, incompetence or recklessness, helping surviving spouses and children obtain compensation for funeral expenses, loss of future earnings, medical bills, physical pain and mental suffering for the wrongful death. We have vast experience in dealing with grieving families and prosecute wrongful death claims in Montana with compassion and empathy.
Serious Accident Attorneys in Montana- Serious and catastrophic injuries, such as a severe head injury or an injury resulting in a major loss of function or amputation of an arm or leg, are not like whiplash or broken bones. Serious injury accident cases in require more care when structuring a settlement or arriving at a judgment that will adequately care for your needs for the rest of your life. An experienced Montana accident attorney can help.
We have worked hard to put a lot of useful information on this website about Montana injury and consumer protection law. Please check out our resources page to see if there is information that help you. If it’s not, give us a call. If you need an attorney, reach out to us. We are here to help!