A fourth-generation Montanan, Kristen Juras grew up on her family’s ranch near Conrad. As an attorney in private practice in Great Falls, Kristen has helped farmers, ranchers, and small business owners navigate legal issues, and she has provided pro bono services to clients with disabilities who confront homelessness and addiction.
Kristen graduated from the University of Montana, the University of Georgia Law School and she has taught at the University of Montana Law School for 20 years. Kristen ran for the Montana Supreme Court in 2016.
Kristen and her husband of 35 years, John, have three sons and two grandchildren.