Kellie Peterson

Kellie A. Peterson

Legal Counsel

(406) 994-4570

Kellie, a native of Butte, Montana,  is a graduate of Gonzaga University and the University of Montana Law School.  Prior to joining MSU, she worked for a small firm in Arizona specializing in Education, Municipal, and Indian Law.  She joined the University in 2015 and enjoys the challenge of proactively addressing the University’s legal needs. 


Leslie Taylor

Leslie C. Taylor

Associate Legal Counsel

(406) 994-4570

Leslie is a graduate of the University of California - Santa Barbara and the University of Montana Law School. She has had a diverse legal practice including Montana Legal Services, private and state practices. She joined MSU as Legal Counsel in June 1989 and continues to enjoy the complexity and variety of a higher education law practice.