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Viken Law Firm

4200 Beach Drive
Suite 4
Rapid City, SD, 57702

Practice areas


  1. Family: 100%



Hourly ($200-290/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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SDAuthorized to practice law197804/26/2011
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
South Dakota Trial Lawyer of the YearSouth Dakota Trial Lawyers2014
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2013
Super LayerGreat Plains Super Lawyers2013
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
Super LawyerGreat Plains Super Lawyers2011
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2011
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2010
Super LawyerGreat Plains Super Lawyers2009
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2009
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2008
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2007
Super LawyerGreat Plains Super Lawyers2007
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerViken & Riggins Law Firm2014 - Present
OwnerViken Law Firm2003 - 2014
PartnerViken, Viken, Pechota, Leach & Dewell1992 - 2003
PartnerFinch, Viken, Viken & Pechota1983 - 1991
PartnerFinch & Viken1978 - 1983
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Bylaws CommitteeChair2012 - Present
American College of Family Trial LawyersDiplomate2009 - Present
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersFellow1986 - Present
South Dakota State BarMemberN/A
Pennington County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersMemberN/A
South Dakota Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersPresident2011 - 2011
South Dakota State Bar, Family Law SectionChair1984 - 1987
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of South DakotaBusiness EducationBS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
University of South Dakota School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
AICPA/AAML National Conference on Divorce“Ethical Conundrums”2008
State Bar of South Dakota and Committee on Continuing Legal Education Family Law CLE“Dividing the Perks of Employment”2006
Counselors / Ethics / Law West River Counseling Association“Ethical Dilemmas for Counselors When Testifying in Court”2005
National CLE Conference on Family Law"Alimony and Child Support, The Unholy Alliance?”2004