Scott R. Swier

Scott R. Swier

Litigation Lawyer
Avon, SD

AVVO

RATING

10.0

No Misconduct

Languages

English

About Me

Scott Swier is the Founder and Managing Member of Swier Law Firm.   Scott Swier is a recognized authority in state and federal legal matters.  While serving in private legal practice and as Assistant Attorney General for the State of South Dakota, he has represented individuals, businesses, and governmental entities before state and federal trial courts, state and federal appellate courts, and...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check

Client Reviews

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Will/Living Will

Posted by: a Wills client over 1 year ago.

Scott was very informative and explained all of the options available to us. Scott made sure we clearly understood the choices we had and he is so...

Child custody case

Posted by: a Child Custody client almost 2 years ago.

Mr. Swier did a great job representing me in my custody case. I felt totally prepared going into court, which was a bit nerve-wracking as a dad...
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Résumé

License

1998 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of South Dakota.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/30/2012
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2008 – 2010

South Dakota Attorney General's Office

Education

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1997 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of South Dakota School of Law

Awards

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2005 Ten Outstanding Young South Dakotans

South Dakota Jaycees

Associations

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1998- present Member

South Dakota State Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2012 Editor In Chief

South Dakota School Law Notes

2010 The South Dakota Public Dispute Resolution Procedure and Public Records Act: A Fundamental Change in South Dakota Law

South Dakota Law Review

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Legal Issues for South Dakota's School Superintendents

at Aspiring or Perspiring - South Dakota Superintendents' Conference

2010 Wind Energy in South Dakota - Land Owner Associations

at South Dakota State Bar Association - Wind Energy in South Dakota

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