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Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP

WILKA, WELTER & ASH, LLP Experienced Sioux Falls, SD Trial Attorneys Over 40 years of combined trial law experience to serve you. Personal injury, Workers compensation, DUI/DWI defense, Criminal defense, Family law and Civil litigation

This lawyer is licensed to practice in Minnesota and has no record of discipline from the Minnesota bar association. *

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP

Open for Business
Offers Video Calls

WILKA, WELTER & ASH, LLP Experienced Sioux Falls, SD Trial Attorneys Over 40 years of combined trial law experience to serve you. Personal injury, Workers compensation, DUI/DWI defense, Criminal defense, Family law and Civil litigation

This lawyer is licensed to practice in Minnesota and has no record of discipline from the Minnesota bar association. *

Firm Overview

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP provides each of our clients skillful legal representation. Our attorneys have special knowledge, skill and experience in many areas of trial practice including: Personal injury, Workers compensation, DUI/DWI defense, Criminal defense, Family law and Civil litigation.
We will help you to make fully informed decisions by listening to you and providing you with sound advice. If you need legal representation or consultation call us right now at 605-338-9711. Together, we can evaluate and discuss your legal rights and responsibilities and options.

Main Office

Main Office
300 N. Dakota Ave. Suite 510
Sioux Falls, SD 57104

Phone

(605) 338-9711

Fax

(605) 332-7824

Fees
Free Initial Consultation?

Your initial consultation is free of charge

Office Information
Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.--5:00 p.m. (CDT)

DUI and DWI

The trial attorneys at Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP have over 40 years of combined special, knowledge, skill and trial experience in representing and helping clients who have been arrested or charged with DUI/DWI and other crimes.

The trial attorneys at Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP have over 40 years of combined special, knowledge, skill and trial experience representing and helping our clients who have been arrested or charged with DUI/DWI and other crimes. DUI (also known as a DWI) is a serious legal matter. No person may drive or be in physical control of any motor vehicle while having a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 0.08 or higher or while under the influence of any drug. There can be serious consequences to a DUI charge. A conviction may result in a jail sentence (loss of your freedom), criminal fines, and the loss of your driver’s license. The experienced criminal trial attorneys at Wilka, Welter, & Ash LLP actively listen to you and fully advise you of your rights and responsibilities; and we will vigorously defend you to get you the best outcome under the law.

We invite you to review our attorneys and note their experience. You can trust our firm to defend you in your DUI/DWI case.

Call us right now at 605-338-9711 for experienced legal defense.

Auto Accident

Sioux Falls South Dakota Personal Injury Trial attorneys with over 40 years of combined special knowledge, skill and experience in representing injured victims of all type of vehicle accident injury matter, including truck, car, and motorcycle cases

If you or your child has been injured, or you have lost a loved one, due to another party’s negligent driving, you need an experienced personal injury trial lawyer at Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Being injured in a car, truck or motorcycle accident means you may be facing mounting medical bills, or you may have suffered pain, loss of time from work, loss of earnings, permanent impairment, disability, and loss of enjoyment of life. When a loved one is killed due to a negligent driver, the victim’s family suffers loss of the decedent’s companionship, guidance and love, household services, financial support; and the victim’s family also incurs funeral/burial expenses, and sometimes medical expenses. From our courtroom and litigation experience to our commitment to active client communication, our legal team works hard for our clients through the claim/litigation process --- effectively helping our clients get the full and fair compensation our clients legally deserve. Contact us 605-338-9711 today for your free initial case evaluation.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

The experienced trial attorneys at Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP actively listen to our clients, and advise our clients about their rights and responsibilities, and answer any questions our clients may have, so our clients are able to make fully informed decisions about their particular legal matter.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

Because it is important to actively listen to and work with our clients about their legal matter, we encourage input from our clients --- including reviewing documents our clients may provide us.

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
Mark Welter

Mark J. Welter, a native South Dakotan, earned a business degree at the University of South Dakota (1984), and his law degree at the University of South Dakota School of Law (1988). Mark then worked for 15 years as an insurance defense personal injury trial lawyer for Woods, Fuller, Schultz & Smith P.C. in Sioux Falls, defending clients against legal claims for damages. Since 2004 Mark has been a partner at Wilka, Welter, & Ash, LLP, helping personal injury and work injury victims recover legal compensation from those legally responsible. Mark brings with him the knowledge, skill and experience of having counselled and represented insurance companies, and now helping the injured, recover compensation from insurance companies and those legally responsible. Mark has litigated over 1,500 damages claims, and handled many trials and appeals.
Mark is a member of the State Bar of South Dakota, and a member of its Negligence and Tort Law committee. Mark is also a member of the local Minnehaha County Bar Association. Mark is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals (8th Circuit), the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the U.S. District Court (District of South Dakota).

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
Mark Welter

Mark J. Welter, a native South Dakotan, earned a business degree at the University of South Dakota (1984), and his law degree at the University of South Dakota School of Law (1988). Mark then worked for 15 years as an insurance defense personal injury trial lawyer for Woods, Fuller, Schultz & Smith P.C. in Sioux Falls, defending clients against legal claims for damages. Since 2004 Mark has been a partner at Wilka, Welter, & Ash, LLP, helping personal injury and work injury victims recover legal compensation from those legally responsible. Mark brings with him the knowledge, skill and experience of having counselled and represented insurance companies, and now helping the injured, recover compensation from insurance companies and those legally responsible. Mark has litigated over 1,500 damages claims, and handled many trials and appeals.
Mark is a member of the State Bar of South Dakota, and a member of its Negligence and Tort Law committee. Mark is also a member of the local Minnehaha County Bar Association. Mark is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals (8th Circuit), the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the U.S. District Court (District of South Dakota).

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
John Wilka

John has over 30 years trial experience with all family law and criminal law matters. John was born and raised in Sioux Falls, SD. John was graduated from University of South Dakota School of Law in 1988. John is license to practice law in the states of South Dakota and Minnesota in all state and federal courts.

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
John Wilka

John has over 30 years trial experience with all family law and criminal law matters. John was born and raised in Sioux Falls, SD. John was graduated from University of South Dakota School of Law in 1988. John is license to practice law in the states of South Dakota and Minnesota in all state and federal courts.

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
Mary Ash

Mary is an experienced family law and criminal law trial lawyer. Mary was graduated from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 2010. Mary is licensed to practice law in South Dakota in state and federal courts. Mary is a member of State Bar of South Dakota; American Bar Association; Women in Law; South Dakota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; and South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association.

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
Mary Ash

Mary is an experienced family law and criminal law trial lawyer. Mary was graduated from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 2010. Mary is licensed to practice law in South Dakota in state and federal courts. Mary is a member of State Bar of South Dakota; American Bar Association; Women in Law; South Dakota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; and South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association.

Firm Overview

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP provides each of our clients skillful legal representation. Our attorneys have special knowledge, skill and experience in many areas of trial practice including: Personal injury, Workers compensation, DUI/DWI defense, Criminal defense, Family law and Civil litigation.
We will help you to make fully informed decisions by listening to you and providing you with sound advice. If you need legal representation or consultation call us right now at 605-338-9711. Together, we can evaluate and discuss your legal rights and responsibilities and options.

Main Office

Main Office
300 N. Dakota Ave. Suite 510
Sioux Falls, SD 57104

Phone

(605) 338-9711

Fax

(605) 332-7824

Fees
Free Initial Consultation?

Your initial consultation is free of charge

Office Information
Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.--5:00 p.m. (CDT)

DUI and DWI

The trial attorneys at Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP have over 40 years of combined special, knowledge, skill and trial experience in representing and helping clients who have been arrested or charged with DUI/DWI and other crimes.

The trial attorneys at Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP have over 40 years of combined special, knowledge, skill and trial experience representing and helping our clients who have been arrested or charged with DUI/DWI and other crimes. DUI (also known as a DWI) is a serious legal matter. No person may drive or be in physical control of any motor vehicle while having a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 0.08 or higher or while under the influence of any drug. There can be serious consequences to a DUI charge. A conviction may result in a jail sentence (loss of your freedom), criminal fines, and the loss of your driver’s license. The experienced criminal trial attorneys at Wilka, Welter, & Ash LLP actively listen to you and fully advise you of your rights and responsibilities; and we will vigorously defend you to get you the best outcome under the law.

We invite you to review our attorneys and note their experience. You can trust our firm to defend you in your DUI/DWI case.

Call us right now at 605-338-9711 for experienced legal defense.

Auto Accident

Sioux Falls South Dakota Personal Injury Trial attorneys with over 40 years of combined special knowledge, skill and experience in representing injured victims of all type of vehicle accident injury matter, including truck, car, and motorcycle cases

If you or your child has been injured, or you have lost a loved one, due to another party’s negligent driving, you need an experienced personal injury trial lawyer at Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Being injured in a car, truck or motorcycle accident means you may be facing mounting medical bills, or you may have suffered pain, loss of time from work, loss of earnings, permanent impairment, disability, and loss of enjoyment of life. When a loved one is killed due to a negligent driver, the victim’s family suffers loss of the decedent’s companionship, guidance and love, household services, financial support; and the victim’s family also incurs funeral/burial expenses, and sometimes medical expenses. From our courtroom and litigation experience to our commitment to active client communication, our legal team works hard for our clients through the claim/litigation process --- effectively helping our clients get the full and fair compensation our clients legally deserve. Contact us 605-338-9711 today for your free initial case evaluation.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

The experienced trial attorneys at Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP actively listen to our clients, and advise our clients about their rights and responsibilities, and answer any questions our clients may have, so our clients are able to make fully informed decisions about their particular legal matter.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

Because it is important to actively listen to and work with our clients about their legal matter, we encourage input from our clients --- including reviewing documents our clients may provide us.

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
Mark Welter

Mark J. Welter, a native South Dakotan, earned a business degree at the University of South Dakota (1984), and his law degree at the University of South Dakota School of Law (1988). Mark then worked for 15 years as an insurance defense personal injury trial lawyer for Woods, Fuller, Schultz & Smith P.C. in Sioux Falls, defending clients against legal claims for damages. Since 2004 Mark has been a partner at Wilka, Welter, & Ash, LLP, helping personal injury and work injury victims recover legal compensation from those legally responsible. Mark brings with him the knowledge, skill and experience of having counselled and represented insurance companies, and now helping the injured, recover compensation from insurance companies and those legally responsible. Mark has litigated over 1,500 damages claims, and handled many trials and appeals.
Mark is a member of the State Bar of South Dakota, and a member of its Negligence and Tort Law committee. Mark is also a member of the local Minnehaha County Bar Association. Mark is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals (8th Circuit), the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the U.S. District Court (District of South Dakota).

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
Mark Welter

Mark J. Welter, a native South Dakotan, earned a business degree at the University of South Dakota (1984), and his law degree at the University of South Dakota School of Law (1988). Mark then worked for 15 years as an insurance defense personal injury trial lawyer for Woods, Fuller, Schultz & Smith P.C. in Sioux Falls, defending clients against legal claims for damages. Since 2004 Mark has been a partner at Wilka, Welter, & Ash, LLP, helping personal injury and work injury victims recover legal compensation from those legally responsible. Mark brings with him the knowledge, skill and experience of having counselled and represented insurance companies, and now helping the injured, recover compensation from insurance companies and those legally responsible. Mark has litigated over 1,500 damages claims, and handled many trials and appeals.
Mark is a member of the State Bar of South Dakota, and a member of its Negligence and Tort Law committee. Mark is also a member of the local Minnehaha County Bar Association. Mark is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals (8th Circuit), the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the U.S. District Court (District of South Dakota).

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
John Wilka

John has over 30 years trial experience with all family law and criminal law matters. John was born and raised in Sioux Falls, SD. John was graduated from University of South Dakota School of Law in 1988. John is license to practice law in the states of South Dakota and Minnesota in all state and federal courts.

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
John Wilka

John has over 30 years trial experience with all family law and criminal law matters. John was born and raised in Sioux Falls, SD. John was graduated from University of South Dakota School of Law in 1988. John is license to practice law in the states of South Dakota and Minnesota in all state and federal courts.

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
Mary Ash

Mary is an experienced family law and criminal law trial lawyer. Mary was graduated from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 2010. Mary is licensed to practice law in South Dakota in state and federal courts. Mary is a member of State Bar of South Dakota; American Bar Association; Women in Law; South Dakota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; and South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association.

Wilka, Welter & Ash, LLP
Mary Ash

Mary is an experienced family law and criminal law trial lawyer. Mary was graduated from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 2010. Mary is licensed to practice law in South Dakota in state and federal courts. Mary is a member of State Bar of South Dakota; American Bar Association; Women in Law; South Dakota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; and South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in Minnesota and has no record of discipline from the Minnesota bar association. *

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This lawyer is licensed to practice in Minnesota and has no record of discipline from the Minnesota bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.