Jonathan M. Cok

Jonathan M. Cok

Bozeman, Montana

After graduating from law school and being admitted to the State Bar of Montana, Jonathan joined the firm of Buxbaum, Daue and Fitzpatrick in Missoula. While with the Buxbaum firm, he began work in personal injury and medical negligence litigation. In 2006, he moved to Bozeman and joined Cok Kinzler. His current practice focuses on personal injury; automobile accidents; medical malpractice; and products liability litigation.

Jonathan is a member of the Montana Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice, American Bar Association and the Montana Bar Association.

Jonathan is married to the former Sophia Hoell.


Year Joined Firm

  • 2006

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Brain and Spinal Injuries
  • Catastrophic Injuries
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Insurance Claims/Bad Faith
  • Product Liability Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Montana
  • U.S. District Court District of Montana


  • University of Montana School of Law, Missoula, Montana
    • J.D. - 2004
  • Montana State University
    • B.A. - 2001
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • Contributor Author, Whose Money is it Anyhow? Subrogation by ERISA Plans, Medical Insurers, Workers' Compensation Plans, Medicaid and Others, Insurance Law: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, Montana Trial Lawyers Association, Spring, 2005
  • Subrogation by Medicare and Medicaid, Trial Trends, Summer, 2005


  • Speaker, The Ethics of Interviewing Past or Present Employees of the Corporate Defendant, Montana Trial Lawyers Association Annual Convention, August 4, 2006
  • Seminar Chairperson, New Lawyers Practice Skills Workshop, Montana Trial Lawyers Association Annual Convention, July 26, 2006

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Montana Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2004
  • Montana Trial Lawyers Association, Chairperson, New Lawyers Committee, 2006 - Present
  • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member
  • Montana Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Western Montana Bar Association, Member