David A. Gerdes

David A. Gerdes: Attorney with May, Adam, Gerdes & Thompson LLP
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  • 503 South Pierre Street, P.O. Box 160, Pierre, SD 57501-0160
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Phi Delta Phi. Managing Editor, South Dakota Law Review, 1967-1968. Member, Board of Directors, South Dakota Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 1997-2004;. Member, Board of Directors, 1973-1986 and President, 1979-1984, University of South Dakota Law School Foundation. Member, Federal Advisory Committee, 8th Circuit Court of Appeals, 1989-1993. Member, Federal Practice Committee, U.S. District Court, District of South Dakota, 1986-1991; 1994-1999.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Utility
  • Telecommunications Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Health Care Law
  • Legislative Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
605-220-7165  Phone
(605) 224-6289  Fax
University Attended:
Northern State College, B.S., 1965
Law School Attended:
University of South Dakota, J.D., cum laude, 1968
Year of First Admission:
1968, South Dakota; 1973, U.S. Supreme Court
The State Bar of South Dakota (Member, 1976-1981 and Chairman, 1980-1981, Disciplinary Board; Chairman, Professionalism Committee, 1989-1990; President, 1992-1993); American Bar Association; National Conference of Bar Presidents; The Defense Research Institute, Inc.; American Judicature Society; Energy Bar Association; American Board of Trial Advocates; Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association; American Society of Medical Association Counsel.
Birth Information:
Aberdeen, South Dakota, August 10, 1942
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

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