Paula M. Johnson-Gilchrist
Senior Partner

Practice Areas: Family Law; Real estate; Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts and Probate; and Business Law

Educational Background: B.A. from Oklahoma State University in 1972; J.D. University of Tulsa in 1975: Master of Laws in Taxation (LLM) at Southern Methodist University in Dallas in 1976.

Admitted to Practice: Oklahoma 1975, Texas 1976, Montana 1979, and U.S. District Court 1991.

Member: Montana State Bar Association, Northwestern Montana Bar Association

Biography: Paula has been in active practice in Whitefish, Montana since 1979, first as a sole practitioner until 2006, when she expanded her office to add additional attorneys and incorporated to form Johnson-Gilchrist Law Firm, P.C.

Background and Interests: Paula was born in Oklahoma in 1952 where she grew up in a rural community working on the family farm. She has resided in Montana since 1978. She is married with 5 children and 2 grandchildren. Her interests include a love of outdoor activities including camping, raising cattle and horses, pets, 4-wheelers, and boating, as well as sports, traveling, gourmet cooking and entertaining, and time spent with family and friends.

Paula M. Johnson-Gilchrist
Sean R. Gilchrist
Matthew D. Neill

Johnson-Gilchrist Law Firm, PC

6336 US Highway 93 South
Whitefish, MT 59937
Phone: (406) 862-3920
Fax: (406) 862-1447