Bryan Kautz

With extensive courtroom experience, Bryan Kautz specializes in litigated matters, representing individuals and companies alike. He has tried cases to juries throughout Montana and feels strongly about the importance of the jury-trial system and the ways it can benefit his clients. His practice covers a broad array of subject matters, with courtroom experience including at least the following:

  • Personal Injury and Wrongful Death
  • Real Estate
  • Construction Law
  • Agricultural Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Contracts
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Employment Law
  • Toxic Torts
  • Aviation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • DUI

Bryan grew up on a small farm outside of Billings, Montana and was a partner at Stacey, Funyak & Kautz before joining Ritchie Manning Kautz PLLP.

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  • National Trial Lawyer’s Top 40 Under 40
  • National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys Top 10 Under 40

Admissions and Education

Bar Admissions

  • Montana

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Montana
  • All Montana State Courts


  • University of Montana
    • B.S. Business Administration-Finance 2003
  • University of Montana School of Law
    • J.D. 2006

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • State Bar of Montana
  • Yellowstone Area Bar Association
  • Montana Defense Trial Lawyer’s Association
  • Montana Trial Lawyer’s Association