Mike Hickey, a Rapid City native, is a graduate of Creighton University and the University of South Dakota School of Law. He was a Senior Editor of the South Dakota Law Review and authored an article on water law. Following law school, Mike served as a law clerk for the judges of the Sixth Judicial Circuit in Pierre, South Dakota. Mike is a Great Plains Super Lawyer and is listed in the Best Lawyers of America in the areas of Administrative Law, Labor and Employment Law and Workers Compensation. He is also listed in Chambers, U.S.A. and carries an A rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Since joining the firm in 1977, Mike concentrates his practice on trials, employment law, administrative law, water law, and mineral and natural resources law.