Woodward, Sheila S.

200 West Third StreetYankton, SD 57078- 4323

Updated: 01/14/2014


Sheila handles the firm’s estate planning, trusts, and probate practice. She also assists small businesses with start-up and post start-up issues, including the formation of corporations, limited liability partnerships, and limited liability companies. Sheila works with farmers and other land owners on real estate matters and assists with the firm’s litigation matters. Sheila manages the firm’s appellate practice and has argued before the South Dakota Supreme Court and...


Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • Business
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Appeals


Bar Admissions

  • Iowa
  • South Dakota
  • Nebraska
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska
  • U.S. District Court District of South Dakota

Other Affiliations

  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • Big Friend Little Friend, Inc.
  • Yankton Women's and Children's Center
  • Trinity Lutheran Church
  • Yankton Area Arts Association
  • Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota
  • Lutheran Social Services Foundation


  • University of Iowa College of Law, Iowa City, Iowa, 1995
    Honors: With Highest Distinction
  • Augustana College, South Dakota, 1992
    Honors: summa cum laude
    Major: Economics and Government


Offers Free Initial Consultation

Accepts Credit Cards

Office Information


200 West Third StreetYankton, SD 57078- 4323


  • 605-665-4788


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