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Lawyer , trust officer

Paul Robert Griffith, lawyer, trust officer. Bar: South Dakota 1991, United States District Court South Dakota 1994.


Griffith, Paul Robert was born on October 22, 1958 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States. Son of Robert Evan and Bonnie Ann (Medeck) Griffith.


Bachelor, University Sioux Falls (formerly Sioux Falls College), 1980. Juris Doctor, University South Dakota, 1991.


Group facilitator, counselor, Department of Labor Youth Employment Project, Sioux Falls, South Dakot, 1980-1982; user services representative, Citibank (South Dakot), N.A., Sioux Falls, 1982-1988; judicial law clerk, United States Bankruptcy Court District South Dakot (southern division), Sioux Falls, 1991-1994; private practice, Quaintance, Professional Corporation Lawyers, Sioux Falls, 1994-1995; trust officer, Norwest Bank South Dakot, N.A., Sioux Falls, since 1995.


  • Bar: South Dakota 1991, United States District Court South Dakota 1994.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: (articles) South Dakota Law Review, 1990-1991.


Board directors Sioux Falls Community Concerts Association, Sioux Falls, since 1992. Organist East Side Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, since 1995. Member American Bar Association (South Dakota state reporter legislation committee), South Dakota Bar Association (probate reform committee real property, probate and trust section 1991-1995, award 1990), South Dakota Bankruptcy Bar (South Dakota local bankruptcy rules committee 1991-1994), 2nd Judicial Circuit Bar Association, The Supreme Court History Society, South Dakota Planned Giving Council, Sioux Falls Estate Planning Council, American Guild Organists (South Dakota chapter), Masons, Scottish Rit, El Riad Shrine.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, camping, traveling.


Married Michelle Mae Beaumont, June 30, 1979. Children: Grant Beaumont, Mason Benjamin.

Robert Evan Griffith

Bonnie Ann (Medeck) Griffith

Michelle Mae Beaumont

Mason Benjamin Griffith

Grant Beaumont Griffith