Anthony M. Nicastro

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Anthony's practice is concentrated in the field of general civil litigation, transportation defense, family law, landlord tenant law. His transportation practice includes defending railroads of various classes under the Federal Employers' Liability Act (FELA), crossing accidents, contract disputes and employment related disputes. Outside of his transportation practice he also represents clients involved in contract disputes, construction defect matters, employment matters, family law issues, landlord/tenant disputes and asbestos litigation claims. He also represents individuals in personal injury matters.

He has experience in all aspects of civil litigation including jury trials and trials before the court. Anthony began his legal career in 2005 as an Assistant District Attorney where he quickly gained courtroom experience by trying more than 30 felony jury trials. In 2008 he transitioned his practice to civil litigation where he continued to try cases.

When he is not practicing law, he enjoys spending time with his family and all the outdoor activities Montana has to offer.

Practice Areas

  • Transportation Defense
  • Railroad Defense (FELA, Crossing Accidents and Toxic Tort)
  • Asbestos Litigation
  • Contract Disputes
  • Construction Defect
  • Landlord Tenant Disputes
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Wills and Trust

Education

  • Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    • J.D. - 2005
  • Wake Forest University
    • B.A. - 2001
    • Major: Politics

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado
  • Georgia
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Washington

Past Positions

  • Assistant District attorney in Augusta, Georgia

Honors

Pro-Bono Activities

Fraternities or Sororities

Representative Clients

Representative Cases

  • BNSF Ry. v. TKDA, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 52148 (2017)
  • BNSF Ry. v. Tyrrell, 137 S. Ct. 1549 (2017
  • Bunk vs. BNSF, 2014 Colo. LEXIS 446
  • Mundt vs. BNSF, 2015 Colo. App. LEXIS 454
  • Brecht vs. BNSF, Montana District Court

Certified Legal Specialties

Professional Associations

  • American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association
  • Yellowstone County Bar Association
  • National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel
  • Billings Chamber of Commerce

Current Employment Positions

  • Member

Ancillary Businesses

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