Effective Settlement Techniques


6 CLE Credits, including 1.5 ethics credits

  • Montana Medicaid Third Party Liability and Recovery - Barbara Banchero and Olivia Roussan, Helena
  • Settlement Brochures and Colossus: How to Maximize the Value of Your Car Wreck Case -  Michael A. Schafer, Louisville, KY
  • Negotiation: Ethically But Effectively (1.5 ethics credit) - Hon. Carolyn S. Ostby, U.S. Magistrate Judge, Billings and Hon. Keith Strong, Bozeman; Moderator: Sherine D. Blackford
  • Maximizing Settlement For Your Client - Dylan McFarland, Missoula 
  • Tips and Tricks for Reducing and/or Resolving CMS Liens - A.J. Miller, Billings
  • The Keys To A Successful Settlement Conference - Tracy A. Axelberg, Missoula



This program has been approved for credit in the following jurisdiction(s):

State Bar Of Montana

Credit has been approved with the State Bar Of Montana for 1.50 Ethics credits and 4.50 General credits.


Seminar Location, Room Block & Live Remote Option

Hilton Garden Inn
2023 Commerce Way
Bozeman, MT


Room Block: MTLA has reserved a limited number of sleeping rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn -- 406-582-9900 or 877-STAY-HGI, be sure to ask for the group rate. The room block expires October 17, 2017. Check in time is 4:00 p.m. and check out time is 11:00 a.m.


Live Remote Option:  If you plan to attend by live remote from the Fisher location in Billings, Missoula, Kalispell or Helena, you must register on line AND call Fisher Video at 406-587-9016 to confirm. Not available:  Butte and Great Falls.


Fisher Video Conferencing

Risk Management & Asset Conservation
Cancellation Policy

Full refunds will be granted up to November 3, 2017.  November 3-10, 2017 – 50% refund. Prior to November 10, cancellations may opt to receive materials & videos in lieu of refund.  After November 10, 2017 – no refunds; materials & videos available.  
All cancellations must be in writing and sent to MTLA, P.O. Box 838, Helena, MT 59624, or fax to 406-530-6050, or email: mtla@mt.net.