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Kylie Riggins handles domestic relations cases including divorce, custody, adoption, and pre/post nuptial agreements. Viken & Riggins Law Firm delivers first-rate representation and results, with unrivaled personal attention to its clients.

Kylie is a South Dakota native.  She graduated from Drake University School of Business in 2002 and from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 2008.  After serving as a Judicial Law Clerk for South Dakota’s Fourth Judicial Circuit, Kylie joined Viken Law Firm as an associate in 2009.  She has been practicing exclusively in the area of Domestic Relations Law with the firm since.  Kylie has established herself as a tenacious advocate who will work tirelessly to obtain the best possible results for her clients.   
Kylie is licensed in state and federal court and is a member of the American Bar Association and the South Dakota Bar Association.  She serves on the Family Law Committee for both organizations.  Kylie is currently serving as the Secretary/Treasurer of the Pennington County Bar Association and was formerly the Seventh Circuit’s liaison to the Young Lawyers Board of the State Bar.  When not practicing law, Kylie is active in the Rapid City community and serves as the Vice President of the Zonta Club of the Black Hills.


Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 40%
  2. Child Custody: 30%
  3. Family: 10%
  4. Child Support: 10%
  5. Adoption: 10%


Payment types:

Cash, Check

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  • William E Blewett

    Kylie is definitely part of the next generation of elite family law lawyers in South Dakota. I'd recommend her to family. I'd hire her myself.


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Contact info

4200 Beach Drive
Suite 4
Rapid City, SD, 57702


SDAuthorized to practice law200909/27/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Top 10 Under 40 - Family LawNational Academy of Family Law Attorneys2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerViken and Riggins Law Firm2014 - Present
AssociateViken Law Firm2009 - 2013
Judical Law ClerkState of South Dakota2008 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pennington County Bar AssociationSecretary/Treasurer2015 - Present
Pennington County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
South Dakota State BarYoung Lawyer Representative 7th Circuit2009 - 2015
Publication nameTitleDate
Great Plains Natural Resources JournalState of New York v. Environmental Protection Agency: U.S. Court of Appeals Rejuvenates NSR Mandating that EPA Enforce Emission Standards As Congress Intended.2008
South Dakota Employment Law LetterSouth Dakota Courts Not Eager To Relitigate Settlements:2007
South Dakota Employment Law LetterAll is Fair in Love and Settlements:2007
Great Plains Natural Resources JournalCarbone v. United Haulers: Local Environmental Regulation Gains Headway While the United States Supreme Court “Trashes” Judicial Precedence.2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of South Dakota School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Drake UniversityManagement/MarketingBSBA2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
South Dakota State Bar Family Law CLE 2016Premarital and Post Nuptial Agreements2016
2016 Young Lawyers Boot CampWorking with Staff- When and How to Delegate2016
A Boot Camp for Young Lawyers: Tactis and TipsModerator: A Boot Camp for Young Lawyer's Tactics and Tips2015
2015 Dakota's Equality SummitSouth Dakota Law for Same Sex Couples2015
Nuts and BoltsHandling Your First Divorce and Other Family Law Firsts2014