Dave Galt

Attorney at law

800 N. Last Chance Gulch, Suite 101
Helena, MT 59601
P: (406) 443-6820
F: (406) 443-6883
E: [email protected]

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800 N. Last Chance Gulch
Suite 101
Helena, MT 59601-3351
Phone: (406) 443-6820
Fax: (406) 443-6882



Dave Galt



Dave joined the government affairs team at BKBH as a consultant in January of 2016. The 10 years prior he was the Executive Director of the Montana Petroleum Association; and a leader in regional energy issues. Dave served as a regional director of the Independent Petroleum Association of America. Dave retired from the Montana Department of Transportation in 2004. He started as a surveyor’s aid, moved into commercial vehicle enforcement as a sworn peace officer, and finished his MDT career as agency director appointed by Governor Martz.


Dave is a fourth generation Montana lad who was born and raised in Lewistown, the son of a grocery store manager for Buttrey Foods. Dave went to work for the Montana Highway Department out of high school, and later in life graduated from Carroll College with a BA in business administration. Dave completed executive management short courses at both Purdue and the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard.

Dave is married to Vicky also from Lewistown. They have a son and a daughter, both graduate engineers from Montana. When he is not at work, Dave likes woodworking, hunting, fishing, camping, cooking and competitive trap shooting. Dave is active in the community with the Knights of Columbus and he is on the board of directors of the Helena Trap Club.

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