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Rick A. Ribstein

Rick A. Ribstein

Rick A. Ribstein


Rick A. Ribstein


Email: rickribstein@sdakotalaw.com

Office: 605-692-1818

Rick Ribstein, a native of Brookings, South Dakota, earned his juris doctorate from the University of South Dakota in 1989. Following a two year judicial clerkship, he returned to Brookings to start his career in 1991. Rick’s general practice includes personal injury, worker’s compensation, social security disability, divorce, criminal law and estate planning. Rick and his wife, Beth, have two grown children.

Professional Experience

Ribstein & Hogan Law Firm
Partner: 2014-present
McCann, Ribstein, Hogan & McCarty
Associate/Partner: 1991-2014

Judicial Law Clerk, Third Judicial Circuit
Law Clerk: 1989-1991

Admitted to Practice (State)

South Dakota, 1990

Admitted to Practice (Federal)

United State District Court

District of South Dakota, 1991

Professional Memberships

State Bar of South Dakota

American Association for Justice

South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association

National Organization of Social Security Claimant’s Representative

South Dakota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Brookings County Bar Association


University of South Dakota School of Law

(J.D., 1989)

University of South Dakota

(B.S., 1986)

Public and Community Service

Boys and Girls Club, Board of Directors

Business United for Success

Past State Bar Commissioner

Past Board Member of South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association



Ribstein & Hogan Law Firm
621 Sixth Street
Brookings, SD 57006

Phone: 605-692-1818
Fax: 605-692-7922
Email: info@sdakotalaw.com


We are a full-service, general practice law firm, specializing in Personal Injury, Litigation, Business Law, Estate Planning, Financial Restructuring & Bankruptcy, Real Estate, Taxation, Social Security and Family Law.

Tim Hogan, Partner

Tim Hogan



Curt Krogman

Paralegal- Tax Consultant