Matthew R. Metzgar


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Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Family Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Juvenile Law

Bar Admissions

  • South Dakota, 1985
  • Iowa, 1993
  • U.S. District Court District of South Dakota, 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 2005
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Iowa, 2005

Education

  • University of South Dakota School of Law, Vermillion, South Dakota, 1985
    J.D.
  • St. Ambrose College, Davenport, Iowa, 1982
    B.A.
    Honors: Magna Cum Laude
    Major: History and Music

Representative Cases

  • United States v. Rolon-Romos, 502 F.3d 750 (8th Circuit Court of Appeals 2007)
  • Arnold Murray Contruction v. Wittrock, 487 N.W.2d 33 (South Dakota Supreme Court 1992)

Classes/Seminars Taught

  • Real Property, National University, Sioux Falls, 1992 – 1994
  • Family Law, National University, Sioux Falls, 1992 – 1994

Past Employment Positions

  • Union County States Attorney, 1997 – 2004
  • East River Legal Services, 1990 – 1993

Birth Information

  • Davenport, Iowa, United States of America