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Jon is an associate at Redstone and a member of the Government Relations and Litigation practice groups. Jon's practice includes civil litigation, adoptions, business formations and transactions, wills, and government relations.

Primary Practice Groups:

  • ​Government Relations
  • Litigation

Jon reflects our core values. Here is what current clients have to say about Jon:

  • "I have known Jon for a long time and I can describe him with one word - integrity."
  • "Jon helped to bring my family even closer by assisting us with our daughters' adoption. I appreciated his personable demeanor and how he happily visited with our daughters prior to the hearing, which made them feel more comfortable. It was a pleasure working with Jon!"

Jon's professional background:

  • Lawyer at Redstone 2016 - present.
  • Law degree from University of South Dakota in 2016
    • Sterling Honors Graduate (top 10% of class)
    • Vice President of the St. Thomas More Society
    • Vice President of Moot Court Board
    • Winner of Two Best Oral Advocate Awards at the 2016 William E. McGee National Civil Rights Moot Court Competition
  • B.A. in Business Management from University of Sioux Falls in 2013.
  • Elected to House Majority Whip in 2012.
  • Vice Chairman of the Judiciary Committee of the South Dakota House of Representatives in 2012.
  • Elected to the South Dakota House of Representatives in 2010 and 2012.
  • A.A.S. in Business Administration from Southeast Technical Institute in 2009.
  • ​Dell Rapids Chamber of Commerce Board Member and President in 2007 - 2010.

Most interesting place he's visited in South Dakota: Sylvan Lake and Needles Highway 

Little known fact about Jon: Jon plays guitar and piano and has played live music in area restaurants. 

Places where Jon is serving to Make It Better: Jon has served his church by teaching religious education for middle and high school students and by playing music for Mass and weddings. 

Jon's favorites:

  • Movie: Amazing Grace
  • Book: Basic Economics by Thomas Sowell
  • YouTube Clip: Live concert footage of my favorite musicians

While not at the office working with the Redstone team, Jon enjoys: Living life with his wife, Sheila, and their three kids. Jon also enjoys spending time with his friends, playing music, and studying economics.