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Travis Shimanek

Travis D. Shimanek earned his RN in 2012, working as a trauma and emergency nurse for several years before aspiring to help injured people in different ways. He is a graduate of the University of New Mexico School of Law, focusing his studies on civil practice and insurance law. Travis completed his JD in just 2.5 years, while being a stay-at-home dad with two kids. He joined Bliven Law Firm in March of 2022 as a litigation associate. Travis lives in the Flathead Valley with his wife, now three young children, and his dog Tessa.

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    If you can’t come to our office to discuss your claims due to injury or grief, we offer hospital and home visits. Weekend and evening appointments are available.

  • Providing Answers & Solutions
    Taking on the legal system can seem overwhelming without prior knowledge or experience. Our Montana personal injury lawyers understand that this situation is not easy. That is why we dedicate our practice to helping those injured in various types of accidents.
  • Customized Legal Strategies
    All of the legal professionals at Bliven Law Firm, P.C. understand that each injured victim has a unique situation. We work hard to obtain advance settlements for medical treatment and lost wages before the final settlement.
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    Bliven Law Firm has been serving the injured individuals throughout Montana, Oregon, and North Dakota for over 25 years. We have the tools, experience, and resources to effectively advocate on your behalf.


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