Our philosophy is simple - to assure client satisfaction by providing the highest level of legal representation and service.
Afton has successfully represented clients in jury trials, bench trials, and arbitrations related to motor vehicle accidents and personal injury, personal property disputes, wage claims, family ranch partnership disputes, insurance bad faith, and wrongful discharge from employment. She has effectively defended her clients before the Montana Human Rights Bureau related to employment discrimination claims and the Montana Department of Labor related to wage and hour claims. Afton has also been successful in appeals before the Montana Supreme Court whether getting a judgment reversed or upheld, all in her client’s favor. She has also represented clients before the National Labor Relations Board and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
Afton grew up in Reed Point, Montana, where she actively participated in sports and other extra-curricular activities. After high school, Afton played basketball at Dawson Community College in Glendive where she received Academic All-Conference awards. Afton then completed her undergraduate education at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Michigan, obtaining a B.A. in Economics and an Excellence in Economics award. She and her husband then traveled to Missouri where she attended Washington University in St. Louis School of Law. Afton began working at Moulton Bellingham in 2011 after graduating from law school.
Afton enjoys spending time with her family, her husband Daniel Ball and their three children, Emmi, Becca, and Baylen. They are all huge University of Michigan fans, even during the tough times.
- Administrative Law
- Appellate Practice
- Civil Litigation
- Commercial Litigation
- Personal Injury
- Real Estate/Land Use
- State of Montana District Courts
State of Montana Supreme Court
- U.S. District Courts, Montana
- J.D., Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, 2011
B.A, Economics, Eastern Michigan University, Honors, 2007
- A.A. & A.S., General Studies, Dawson Community College, 2004
Awards And Honors
- Equal Justice Works, Summer Corp Education Award Recipient, 2009
Scholars in Law Scholarship
Magna Cum Laude, B.A., Eastern Michigan
Excellence in Economics Award, 2007
- Academic All-Conference, 2002-2003
- State Bar of Montana
Yellowstone Area Bar Association
- American Bar Association