Rita Edwards

Rita Edwards

Davenport, Evans, Hurwitz & Smith, LLP
  • Business Law, Real Estate Law
  • Oregon, South Dakota, Washington
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Summary

Rita Edwards is a banking and business attorney with Davenport, Evans, Hurwitz & Smith, LLP in Sioux Falls, SD. Rita is a native of Belle Fourche, South Dakota. Her practice focuses on representing bank and financial institution clients in delivery of financial services and transactional documentation. Her experience includes negotiation and drafting of loan documents, participation agreements and other commercial transactions. Rita has worked extensively with third party vendor management, including product and services contract negotiation and review. She also consults on real estate transactions including leases. Rita’s community involvement includes general nonprofit business consulting and support of organizations focused on development and delivery of affordable housing. She has served on local, state and national boards and committees for Habitat for Humanity, and currently participates in a state-wide affordable housing advocacy group, Homes for South Dakota. She also serves on the Council of Trustees and Board of Governors of the South Dakota State University Foundation, and is a director and past president of Prairie Repertory Theatre, Inc. Contact Rita at 605-336-2880 and redwards@dehs.com.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Banking and Financial Services Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Oregon
South Dakota
Washington
Education
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
J.D. (1992)
South Dakota State University
B.A. (1981)
Honors: with honor
Professional Associations
State Bar of South Dakota # 2890
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Davenport, Evans, Hurwitz & Smith, LLP
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Davenport, Evans, Hurwitz & Smith, LLP
206 West 14th Street
P.O. Box 1030
Sioux Falls, SD 57101
USA
Telephone: (605) 336-2880