Terri Lee Williams

Terri Lee Williams: Attorney with Gunderson, Palmer, Nelson & Ashmore, LLP


Terri L. Williams is a partner of Gunderson, Palmer, Nelson & Ashmore, LLP. She practices in the areas of Family Law, School Law, Local Government and Criminal Law.

Terri earned her B.A. from Chadron State College and received her J.D. from the University of South Dakota. Before joining the law firm, Terri was Butte County's State's Attorney, and prior to that she worked as a Lawrence County Public Defender. Terri has served as the Pennington County Bar President and as a State Bar of South Dakota Commissioner. Terri has served on the Governor's Task Force on Child Custody and Visitation. Terri is personally an advocate for children and serves as a Board Member for SD Voices for Children and the Dakota Horizon Girl Scouts. Terri is currently co-chair of the Family Law Committee and was recognized as a Great Plains Super Lawyer for 2011

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law
  • Local Government
  • School Law
  • Insurance Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
605-388-2839  Phone
605-342-1078  Phone
605-342-9503  Fax
University Attended:
Chadron State College, B.A., 1989
Law School Attended:
University of South Dakota, J.D., 1993
Year of First Admission:
1994, South Dakota
State Bar of South Dakota (Member, Committees on: Criminal Pattern Jury Instructions, 1995—; Family Law, 2001—); American Bar Association (Family Law Division); South Dakota and National School Boards Association Council of School Attorneys; South Dakota State's Attorneys Association; South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association; McGovern's Task Force on Child Custody and Visitation (2001); Volunteer Teen Court Trainer.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 4.5/5.0 (19 reviews)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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Rapid City, South Dakota

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