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PROVIDING TRUSTED AND EXPERIENCED GUIDANCE TO CLIENTS IN RAPID CITY AND THROUGHOUT SOUTH DAKOTA AND WYOMING.

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Lora A. Waeckerle
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  • Associate Attorney

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Areas Of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice - Defense
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Estate/Trust Litigation
  • Appeals

Bar Admissions

  • South Dakota, 2018

Education

  • University of Nebraska College of Law, Lincoln, Nebraska
    • J.D.
    • Honors: With Distinction
  • University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Cum Laude
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • A Murder Most Fowl: United States v. Citgo Petroleum Corp., 801 F.3d 477 (5th Cir 2015) and Incidental Killings under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, 96 Neb.L. Rev. 742 (2018)

Past Positions

  • South Dakota Supreme Court, Law Clerk for Justice Janine M. Kern, 2018 to 2020

Honors and Awards

  • Frank & Lawson Client Counseling Champion, 2018
  • Gross & Welch Best Brief Award, 2016
  • CALI Awards - Advanced legal research, 2017; Federal Indian law, 2017; and Jury Decision Making, 2016
  • Simpson Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Student in Political Science, 2015
  • College of Arts and Science Top 20 Most Outstanding Students of the Year, 2015
  • Professional Writing Student of the Year, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of South Dakota
  • Pennington County Bar Association
  • Rapid City Collective Impact Emerging Leader, 2019 to 2020

Languages

  • English