Brooke Swier Schloss leads the law firm's Family Law Practice Group and focuses her practice on divorce, child custody, child support, elder law, spousal support, property division, pre- and post-marital planning, and adoptions. Brooke is also the author of the book 15 Tips for Choosing a South Dakota Divorce Lawyer and serves on the South Dakota Bar Association's Family Law Committee.
Brooke is a graduate of the University of South Dakota School of Law, where she served on the Board of Editors for the South Dakota Law Review and was a published author. She is a member of the State Bar of South Dakota and is admitted to practice before the South Dakota Supreme Court and the Yankton Sioux Tribal Court.
Brooke attained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Mount Marty College in Yankton. She attained her Education Specialist Degree in School Psychology and her Juris Doctor from the University of South Dakota. Prior to joining Swier Law Firm, Brooke worked as a certified school psychologist.
Brooke grew up in Emery, South Dakota. Brooke and her husband, Chris, enjoy spending time with their family, friends, and dog, Bentley.
|SD||Authorized to practice law||2010||07/09/2014|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 10 Under the Age of 40||National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys||2015|
|Native American Law Student Association Moot Court Best Oralist||University of South Dakota Native American Law Student Association||2009|
|Native American Law Student Association Moot Court Best Adocate||University of South Dakota Native American Law Student Association||2009|
|Lead Articles Editor||South Dakota Law Review||2009|
|Attorney||Swier Law Firm, Prof. LLC||2010 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Cancer Society -- Relay for Life||Committe Member||2011 - Present|
|South Dakota State Bar||Member||2010 - Present|
|Report||36 Financial Records You Should Have & Understand As You Approach A South Dakota Divroce||2015|
|Book||15 Tips for Choosing a South Dakota Divorce Lawyer||2014|
|South Dakota Law Review||Gaming Goldmines Grow Green: Limited Gaming, Good Faith Negotiations, and the Economic Impact of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act in South Dakota||2009|
|University of South Dakota School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2010|
|University of South Dakota||School Psychology||Educational Specialist||2007|
|Mount Marty College||Psychology||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2004|
|Mount Marty College||Criminal Justice||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2004|
|Osher Lifelong Learning Institute - Estate Planning in South Dakota||Estate Planning in South Dakota||2015|
|School Administrators of South Dakota||Student Privacy and Online Accounts||2014|
|School Administrators of South Dakota||Student Due Process||2014|
|School Administrators of South Dakota||Fundamentals of Search and Seizure||2014|
|School Administrators of South Dakota||Fundamentals of Teacher Non-Renewal and Termination||2014|
|School Administrators of South Dakota||Cyber Bullying||2014|