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John Lacey

John Lacey


John has been with the firm since 1999 and specializes in civil litigation. Originally from the Midwest, John attended Carleton College, earning a bachelor of arts in philosophy. He graduated with honors from the University of Minnesota Law School, where he also served as an editor on the Journal of Law & Inequality.

John came to Montana in 1997 as a law clerk for Justice Terry N. Trieweiler at the Montana Supreme Court in Helena before moving to the Flathead Valley.

John is actively involved with his church and numerous non-profit organizations throughout the Flathead. He and his wife, Dana, a Spanish teacher at Whitefish High School, have two children. Much of John’s time away from McGarvey Law involves an enthusiastic role coaching and supporting youth soccer.


University of Minnesota
Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1997

Carleton College
B.A., Philosophy, 1993

Bar Admissions

  • Montana
  • U.S. District Court of Montana

Legal Affiliations:

  • Montana Bar Association, Member
  • Montana Trial Lawyers Association, Member (Board)
  • Bar Admissions
  • Montana
  • U.S. District Court of Montana