Family Law Practice Group


Swier Law Firm's Family Law Practice Group is an experienced and nationally recognized team of attorneys in South Dakota whose goal is to help you through a very emotional and difficult time. Our attorneys handle all types of South Dakota family law cases including alimony, child custody and support, divorce, grandparent visitation rights, parenting plans, premarital agreements, and mediation.  

Swier Law Firm has an outstanding reputation both in the courts and with other attorneys. When you are facing a division in your family, having Swier Law Firm's Family Law Practice Group on your side can help make this process easier.

Let Our Team of Nationally Recognized South Dakota Divorce Attorneys Advocate for You

Each divorce in South Dakota is different. Some are contested, while others are not. Sometimes, you may simply need a lawyer to help you with a small portion of the divorce proceedings.

From start to finish we want you to have the legal guidance you need as you begin this difficult process. To help get you started, we have written the premier family law books in South Dakota that give you information to help navigate this stressful time in your life.

When you are ready, we help you negotiate a resolution that will be beneficial both for you and your spouse. We work hard to get you to a better place both personally and emotionally.

Put a Nationally Recognized South Dakota Child Custody Lawyer on Your Side

Whenever young children are involved, South Dakota child custody cases can become difficult and emotional.

These cases are often complicated and require the help of a South Dakota child custody lawyer. Our law firm is dedicated to working with you to mediate the process, establish child custody guidelines, make modifications to child custody, and define visitation rights.

We Can Make the Process of Adoption in South Dakota As Smooth As Possible

Making the decision to give your child up for adoption is not an easy one, to say the least. We understand the difficulty you face as you determine what will be best for your child.

Adoption cases are complicated. Our adoption attorneys have worked with a variety of cases across South Dakota and the nation, including cases involving Native American parents (which present additional legal challenges). With the help of our Family Law Practice Group, you can get the representation you need to help guide you during this life-changing decision.

As your family undergoes changes through divorce, child custody battles, or adoption, our South Dakota family law attorneys are ready to give you the help you need. Contact us today for a confidential consultation to learn more how we can help make your life easier during this difficult time.

Take a look at our valuable books and articles. Our materials are full of tips and advice. Each book was written by our experienced divorce and custody attorneys and provides detailed South Dakota-specific information designed to help anyone facing a divorce or custody case. You can request your free copy by clicking on the book covers below.  

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