Maxwell E. Kirchhoff, Esq.

    Maxwell “Max” Kirchhoff is a partner at Western Justice Associates. His practice is exclusively dedicated to civil litigation for plaintiffs where he focuses on personal injury, product liability, and class action litigation.

    Max is a third generation Montanan, born and raised in Bozeman. He has proudly represented Montanans from all corners of the State. Max understands that most Montanans will have a hard time getting a fair settlement from insurance companies and other corporate wrongdoers without his help, so he expends all efforts to provide injured Montanans with the compensation they deserve. Max’s success in achieving excellent results for his clients has earned him the recognition of his peers.

    When Max is not practicing law, he is likely to be found hunting big game, cross-country skiing, lifting weights, or spending time with his family.

    Bar Admissions

    U.S. District Court, District of Montana
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit

    Primary Practice Areas

    • Personal Injury (car crash, workplace injury, etc.)
    • Product Liability (medical devices, consumer goods, pharmaceuticals, equipment, etc.)
    • Class Action

    Honors & Awards

    • Listed in Super Lawyers, Rising Stars
    • Listed in the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

    Published Works & Lectures

    • “Rule 34 Practice Pointers,” Trial Trends, Summer 2020
    • Speaker at MTLA Seminar “Countering Defense Tactics,” Winter 2022


    2015- J.D., University of Montana School of Law
    2011- M.A., Western Michigan University
    2009- B.A., DePaul University

    Professional Associations & Memberships

    2013-present, Montana Trial Lawyers Association
    2015-present, American Association for Justice
    2018-present, The National Trial Lawyers
    Life member, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers
    Life member, Wild Sheep Foundation

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