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Robert J. Doody

Robert J. Doody

also known as R J Doody

Practice areas:

Lawsuits & Disputes, Personal Injury, Native Peoples Law, Family

About Me

Even before law school I was dedicated to helping and assisting people in seeking justice. Studying in Norther Ireland formed my early ideas regarding justice and rights. Since law school I have a dedicated track record of serving people as an advocate. My primary interests in law are civil rights litigation, Federal American Indian Law, Civil Litigation and family law. In each situation I am focused on the clients needs and goals and carve out a litigation strategy that will fit each person.




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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Lawsuits & Disputes: 40%
    10 years
  2. Family: 20%
    4 years
  3. Native Peoples Law: 20%
    10 years
  4. Personal Injury: 20%
    5 years



Hourly ($200-300/hour), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

R J Doody Law Office

401 E 8th St
Suite 222
Sioux Falls, SD, 57103



NDAuthorized to practice law200508/17/2015
SDAuthorized to practice law200509/03/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Solo Practice AttorneyR J Doody Law Office2013 - Present
DirectorAmerican Civil Liberties Union of South Dakota2008 - 2013
Vice-President/Legal CounselSt. Francis Mission2006 - 2008
Staff AttorneyDakota Plains Legal Services2005 - 2006

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Janis v. NelsonConsent Agreement
OST v. Van HunnikStill in litigation

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of North Dakota School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Queen's University BelfastPhilosophyMA - Masters2004
University of UlsterPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Basic DirectionsAmerican Indian Law & Policy2015