Wynn A. Gunderson

Wynn A. Gunderson: Attorney with Gunderson, Palmer, Nelson & Ashmore, LLP AV stamp icon


Wynn A. Gunderson, founder of the firm, is currently Of Counsel. He concentrates his practice in the areas of Corporate Law, Corporate Litigation, Civil Litigation, Gaming Law and Education Law.

Wynn earned his B.S. and M.B.A. from the University of South Dakota, and received his J.D. from the University of Oregon. He is admitted to practice in South Dakota and all State and Federal Courts, including the United States Court of Claims and the United States Supreme Court.

Wynn is a current member of the American Bar Association where he has served as a Delegate to the House of Delegates and a member of its nomination committee. He is past chairman of the General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division and has served in numerous other capacities with the ABA. He is also a member of the South Dakota Bar Association where he has served in numerous committees as chairman, and is a past Trustee of the International Association of Gaming Attorneys. In 2006 Wynn was recognized in "The Best Lawyers in America 2006" for Gaming Law.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Civil Practice
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
605-388-2839  Phone
605-342-1078  Phone
605-342-9503  Fax
University Attended:
University of South Dakota, B.S., 1957; University of South Dakota, M.B.A., 1960
Law School Attended:
University of Oregon, J.D., 1971
Year of First Admission:
1971, South Dakota
American Bar Association (Council Member, 1994-1997 and Chair, 2000-2001; Delegate to the House of Delegates, 2002-2005; General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Section); State Bar of South Dakota (Member, Gaming Law Committee, Chair, 1992-2004); South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1985-1986, 1989-1990; Secretary/Treasurer, 1987-1988); South Dakota Council of School Attorneys (President, 1990-1992); International Association of Gaming Attorneys (Member, Board of Trustees, 1998—); Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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Rapid City, South Dakota

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