Ben A. Snipes


Kovacich Snipes, P.C.
725 3rd Avenue
North Great Falls, MT 59401
United States

Tel: North Great Falls
Fax: North Great Falls


Ben Snipes is a plaintiff’s personal injury attorney, specializing in toxic tort claims and employment injuries. His practice presently focuses on asbestos-related diseases, mesothelioma cases and catastrophic work injuries. In addition to a traditional tort practice, Mr. Snipes carries a significant Qui Tam/False Claims Act whistleblower and workers’ compensation caseload.

He has participated in educational seminars and published articles for the Montana Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Snipes has been a shareholder with Kovacich Snipes, P.C., since 2015 and is admitted to practice in all Montana federal and state courts and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.

Ben is an AV Preeminent rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell® and has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Montana by The National Trial Lawyers® since 2014.

Ben grew up in Great Falls. He graduated from C.M. Russell High School, and accepted a football scholarship at the University of Montana-Western in Dillon, Montana. Ben enjoyed a successful athletic and academic career at Western, graduating with honors with a B.S. in Business Administration. Ben went on to attend the University of Montana-School of Law, where he graduated in 2008.

While attending law school Ben worked at the Cascade County Attorney’s Office and with the Missoula law firm of Paoli, Latino and Kutzman. He also interned at ASUM Legal Services, where he represented University of Montana students in a variety of legal matters. Ben was a student member of the American Association of Justice.

Ben enjoys fishing, hunting, golfing and spending time with his wife, Tori, and their children Elizabeth, Jack, and Calvin.

The law firm of Kovacich Snipes is one of the most successful serious injury law firms in Montana. For more than three decades, our car accident attorneys have been aggressive advocates for individuals who have been injured due to the negligence of others. We have a reputation as a firm that takes on the toughest cases, going up against some of the largest corporations in the nation.

Many of our attorneys have received very prestigious awards and honors from our peers in the local legal community. Attorneys Mark Kovacich, J. David Slovak & Tom L. Lewis have all received Trial Lawyers of the Year awards from the Montana Trial Lawyers Association.

Our results speak for themselves. Our attorneys have recovered more than $300 million in verdicts and settlements for past clients, including a $40 million verdict in an environmental contamination case, one of the largest verdicts in the history of the state.

We represent people who have suffered serious injuries in accidents. This includes those who have claims concerning:

  • Trucking accidents
  • Workplace injuries
  • Asbestos-related diseases
  • Environmental contamination

When you work with us, you have more than our experience and skill on your side. You have a law firm that cares about you and your future, and is committed to helping you recover maximum compensation. We are not afraid to take on anyone inside or outside of the courtroom.

“Ben is an AV Preeminent rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell® and has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Montana by The National Trial Lawyers® since 2014.”
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