Davenport Evans lawyer Douglas J. HajekDavenport Evans lawyer Douglas J. Hajek has been named a 2017 Distinguished Alumnus by the Department of Economics at South Dakota State University (SDSU). The award was presented April 18 at the annual Economics Department Celebration of Excellence Banquet at Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium in Brookings, SD.

The event was organized by SDSU student leaders as a culmination of numerous student clubs, organizations and activities and recognizes their academic and leadership achievements.  The award, in addition to conferring the title of Distinguished Alumnus, added Hajek’s photograph to the SDSU “wall of honor” display of past recipients.

Davenport, Evans, Hurwitz & Smith, LLP, located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is one of the state’s largest law firms. The firm’s attorneys provide business and litigation counsel to individuals and corporate clients in a variety of practice areas. For more information about Davenport Evans, visit www.dehs.com.