Water Court Judges

The Chief Justice of the Montana Supreme Court appoints a Chief Water Judge and Associate Water Judge. A division water judge is also designated for each of Montana's four major water divisions. The Chief Water Judge appoints Special Masters, referred to as Water Masters, to assist the water judges.

Chief Water Judge Russell McElyea
Associate Water Judge Stephen Brown

NOTICES & INFORMATION

NOTICES & INFORMATION

Status of decrees, public notices and compacts.

LEGAL RESOURCES

LEGAL RESOURCES

Representing yourself, forms and rules.

ENFORCEMENT

ENFORCEMENT

Water Commissioner, Enforcement Statutes, Dispute Options, Forms

RECENT WATER COURT ORDERS

RECENT WATER COURT ORDERS

Search previous month substantive orders.

CONTACT INFORMATION

CONTACT INFORMATION

Court information and employee directory.