At the 84th Annual Meeting of the State Bar of South Dakota, Wednesday, June 22, Davenport Evans attorney Anthony M. Hohn was named the 2016 South Dakota Young Lawyer of the Year.

Hohn joined Davenport Evans as an associate attorney in the firm’s litigation section in 2008 and became a partner in 2014.  His practice includes of a wide variety of litigation, including commercial litigation, creditors’ rights, employment litigation, and condemnation litigation.

He has been an active and respected member of the legal community since early in his career, including service as past-president of the Second Judicial Circuit Bar Association and involvement on many community boards and civic organizations.

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