Maxwell “Max” Kirchhoff is a third-generation Montanan, born and raised in Bozeman. Prior to attending law school, Max earned a bachelor’s degree at DePaul University in Chicago, IL, and a master’s degree at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI. As an undergraduate, Max worked in the European Parliament and conducted research in Southwest Africa. As a graduate student, he instructed courses on American politics.
After Max decided to pursue a career in law over academia, he returned home to attend the University of Montana School of Law. During law school, he served as a staff member and business editor of the Public Land & Resources Law Review, as well as the president of the Federalist Society. He completed his clinical training at the ACLU of Montana.
After law school, Max became a member of the Montana Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice. He has held board and committee level chairs in statewide and national associations regarding insurance litigation practice. Max holds licenses to practice law in Montana, Washington, and Federal Courts.