Matthew Bishop

Attorney, Rocky Mountains Office Director


Matt joined WELC as a staff attorney in 1998 and spent his first decade working from our Southwest office in Taos, New Mexico. He returned to his hometown of Helena, Montana in 2008 and established WELC’s Rocky Mountains office. Matt leads WELC’s efforts to protect iconic Western predators including wolverines, Canada lynx, and Mexican wolves. He is a graduate of Whitman College with a B.A. in history and earned his J.D. at Vermont Law School. Learn why Matt is dedicated to defending the West. Matt is the director of our Rocky Mountains office, 406-443-3501 x125.