Odegaard Miller Law, PLLC expands Helena office - Dufrechou to join firm

Odegaard Miller Law, PLLC, has announced that Jay Dufrechou joined the firm on February 1. Dufrechou will join Lucas Wallace in the firm’s Helena office, located in the Empire Block Building, 30 West 14th Street, Suite 204. Dufrechou will focus primarily on representing injured workers in workers’ compensation claims. The Montana-based firm is excited to grow its Helena office and for the opportunity to better serve residents of the Helena region, as well as to continue to grow their state-wide workers’ compensation practice and multi-state personal injury practice.

Dufrechou is a 1980 graduate of Stanford University and a 1984 graduate of the law school at the University of California, Berkeley. He is licensed in the state and federal courts for Montana and California. Dufrechou came to Montana in 1999 to join the Montana Workers’ Compensation Court as a staff attorney, a position he held until 2005. He was then in private practice under Dufrechou Law Firm, P.C., in Helena, primarily representing claimants in the workers’ compensation system. He also holds a doctoral degree in transpersonal psychology, which informs his work statewide as a mediator in workers’ compensation disputes. Dufrechou can be reached in the Helena, Montana office at 406-259-2222 or jay@oblawmt.com.