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Richard A. Johnson

Richard "Rico" Johnson

Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Richard "Rico" Johnson specializes in the area of family law and domestic relations.

He has been widely recognized by his colleagues as one of the top family law attorneys in the State of South Dakota.

He graduated from the University of South Dakota with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science.  He graduated from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 1976.

He was admitted to the South Dakota State Bar in 1977 and has been practicing law in the Sioux Falls area since that time

Year Joined Firm

  • 1992

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Domestic Relations

Bar Admissions

  • South Dakota, 1977
  • U.S. District Court District of South Dakota, 1977


  • University of South Dakota School of Law, Vermillion, South Dakota
    • J.D., Juris Doctor - 1976
  • University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1974
    • Major: Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers’ 2014-15 Sioux Falls
  • Family Law “Lawyer of the Year”
  • Rated by Super Lawyers, 2007 - 2014


  • Phi Delta Phi