Shane E. Eden
Shane E. Eden
South Dakota Litigation Attorney
Shane, a native of Alcester, South Dakota, joined the law firm’s litigation section in 2008. His practice consists primarily of commercial litigation, motor vehicle liability, premises liability, professional liability, workers’ compensation, and general insurance litigation. Shane has experience in both federal and state court and has argued appeals before the South Dakota Supreme Court and the Federal Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Shane interned with the firm in 2007 and graduated with honors from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 2008. He is licensed to practice in both South Dakota and Minnesota.
Shane was ranked in the top 5% of practicing attorneys in South Dakota by Great Plains Super Lawyers in the area of commercial litigation.
Davenport, Evans, Hurwitz & Smith, LLP
Partner: 2014 – present
Associate: 2008 – 2013
South Dakota State University
(B.S., Magna Cum Laude, 2005)
University of South Dakota School of Law
(J.D., Sterling Honors Graduate, 2008)
State Bar of South Dakota
American Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
Admitted to Practice (State):
South Dakota, 2008
Admitted to Practice (Federal):
United States District Court, District of South Dakota, 2008
United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit, 2009
Lead Articles Editor, South Dakota Law Review, 2007 – 2008
Author: Picking the Matlock: Georgia v. Randolph and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Re-Examination of Third-Party-Consent Authority in Light of Social Expectations, 52 S.D. L. Rev. 171 (2007).
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