2003, South Dakota
University of South Dakota, J.D., 2002
Law School Graduation Year
University of Nebraska at Lincoln, B.J., with distinction, 1999
American Bar Association.
Recipient: Commendation from the International Academy of Trial Lawyers for Distinguished Achievement in the Art and Science of Trial Advocacy; The Advocate Award; Alan Bogue Excellence in Legal Writing Award. Editor, Moot Court, 2001. Editor in Chief, South Dakota Law Review, 2001-2002. Law Clerk, 2nd Judicial Circuit of South Dakota, 2002-2003. Author: Jorgenson v. Vener: The South Dakota Supreme Court Declares Loss-Of-Chance Doctrine As Part of Our Common Law in Medical Malpractice Torts, 46 S.D. L.Rev. 618 (2001).