Montana roots, MONTANA VALUES
Raph Graybill is a fifth-generation Montanan from Great Falls. He serves as Chief Legal Counsel to Governor Steve Bullock.
Raph is a proud product of the Great Falls Public Schools system. He is a graduate of Columbia University, Yale Law School, and the University of Oxford, where he studied as a Rhodes Scholar.
Raph served as an Auxiliary Police Officer with the New York City Police Department while studying in college. As an attorney, Raph worked for the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and in private practice as a lawyer for entrepreneurs and small businesses harmed by unfair business practices.
He and his wife Marisa have one daughter, Genevieve.
A.O. Hutchinson Drug Store, East Helena, 1897, operated by Raph's great-great-grandfather.
Raph is a skilled advocate who has fought for the public in some of the most high profile legal battles in Montana in recent years, including:
TAKING ON THE BIG FIGHTS
Raph is a committed advocate who has been at the forefront of some of the most high-profile legal battles in Montana in recent years---always on behalf of the public.
Protected public access at the Supreme Court
Raph took Attorney General Tim Fox to the Supreme Court and won after Fox tried to stop three public hunting and fishing access projects.
Sued the IRS over dark money
Raph is lead counsel in a lawsuit against the IRS over their decision to shield dark money groups from transparency.
Protected privacy and internet freedom
Raph developed and implemented Governor Bullock's pioneering net neutrality executive order, which protects Montanans' privacy and choices on the internet.
Fought for workers and good wages
Raph stood up for workers and urged the United States Supreme Court not to make its disastrous, anti-worker and anti-union Janus decision.