John W. Burke (Rapid City, South Dakota)
John W. Burke (Rapid City, South Dakota)

John W. Burke

Licensed for 20 years

Practice Area: Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Products Liability 36 more areas of practice + 36 more

Awards
AV Preeminent

John W. Burke

Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates

Serving Rapid City, SD view address

Partner at firm Thomas Braun Bernard & Burke, LLP

Serving Rapid City, SD view address

Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates

Awards AV Preeminent

About John W. Burke

Member, Thomas Sterling Honor Society. Member, University of South Dakota Law Review, 1995-1996. Law Clerk, Sixth Judicial Circuit of South Dakota, 1996-1997. Admitted to practice in Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Court and Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribal Court.

Client Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 1 review
  • 100% client recommended 1 recommendation
  • Communication

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Small Business on 06/05/16

    Being an attorney isn’t just a job for John Burke, it’s his passion. He cares deeply about his clients and works hard to get them justice. He navigated our co... Read more

    Being an attorney isn’t just a job for John Burke, it’s his passion. He cares deeply about his clients and works hard to get them justice. He navigated our company through a complicated legal battle and other issues over many years. {para}John only takes cases he believes in. He is thorough, honest, and ethical. He is creative and competitive, determined to get results. He invests his time and attention generously, and makes himself available to his clients. {para}Ron and Karon Young

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  • 4.9/5.0 35 reviews
  • AV Preeminent
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.8/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 04/30/13 in General Practice

    John is an excellent attorney. He is highly competent, professional, and ethical and zealously represents his clients. Read more

    John is an excellent attorney. He is highly competent, professional, and ethical and zealously represents his clients.

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 11/14/12 in Personal Injury

    Highly competent & professional in all hearings & trials I have conducted. Read more

    Highly competent & professional in all hearings & trials I have conducted.

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 11/14/12 in Civil Practice

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 11/14/12 in General Practice

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 11/14/12 in General Practice

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 10/29/12 in Business Law

    He is an excellent attorney with a strong work ethic. He is a man of integrity. Read more

    He is an excellent attorney with a strong work ethic. He is a man of integrity.

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 10/24/12 in Personal Injury

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 10/19/12 in Litigation

    John is a solid lawyer who merits an AV rating. Read more

    John is a solid lawyer who merits an AV rating.

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  • 4.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 10/15/12 in Civil Litigation

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    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 10/15/12 in Litigation

    Across the board and excellant attorney Read more

    Across the board and excellant attorney

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Community Contributions

      Credentials

      Position
      Partner
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1996, South Dakota
      1997, U.S. District Court, District of South Dakota
      1998, Minnesota
      2011, Wyoming
      Credit Cards Accepted
      Additional Payment Information
      Free initial consultation
      Fixed hourly rates
      Fixed fees available
      Law School Attended
      University of South Dakota
      Class of 1996
      J.D.
      University Attended
      Northern State University
      Class of 1993
      B.A.
      Birth Information
      Born in 1971
      Associations & Memberships
      State Bar of South Dakota
      Minnesota State Bar Association
      Wyoming State Bar
      South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association
      Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association
      American Association for Justice.
      Representative Cases
      Brooks v. Milbank Ins. Co., 605 N.W.2d 173 (S.D. 2000)
      Lindskov v. Lindskov, 800 N.W.2d 715 (2011).

      Areas of Law

      • Personal Injury
      • Wrongful Death
      • Products Liability
      • Insurance Litigation
      • Commercial Litigation
      • Civil Litigation
      • Business Litigation
      • Accidents
      • Animal Attacks
      • Automobile Accidents
      • Automobile Negligence
      • Bicycle Accidents
      • Boating Accidents
      • Bodily Injury
      • Brain Injury
      • Bus Accidents
      • Catastrophic Injury
      • Commercial Vehicle Liability
      • Cumulative Trauma
      • Dog Bites
      • Electrical Injury
      • Head Injury
      • Motor Vehicle Accidents
      • Motorcycle Accidents
      • Neurolaw
      • Pedestrian Injuries
      • Personal Injury Appeals
      • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
      • Power Line Contact Injury
      • Psychological Injury
      • School Bus Accidents
      • Severe Burns
      • Slip and Fall
      • Spinal Injury
      • Third Party Wrongful Death
      • Tourist Injuries
      • Traumatic Brain Injury
      • Whiplash
      • Unintended Acceleration

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      Pro Bono

      Total time spent on pro bono work: 5%