Jake Fischer and Swier Law Firm Recognized by South Dakota Media

Posted on May 10, 2014

Jake Fischer and Swier Law Firm, Prof. LLC were recently recognized by the South Dakota media as the first attorney and law firm to participate in the South Dakota Rural Attorney Recruitment Program.

Media from KELO Television, KSFY Television, KDLT Television, and the Mitchell Daily Republic were on hand at Swier Law Firm's newly remodeled offices on Main Street in Corsica as South Dakota Supreme Court Chief Justice David Gilbertson and State Senator Mike Vehle delivered the keynote addresses.    

In 2013, the South Dakota Legislature approved the Rural Attorney Recruitment Program to address the current and projected shortage of lawyers practing in small communiites and rural areas of South Dakota. The Program demonstrates the commitment of the Unified Judicial System and State Bar of South Dakota to assuring that all citizens within the State of South Dakota have access to quality legal services.