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Katie J. Hruska


Katie J. Hruska is from Fargo, North Dakota and graduated high school in 2005. Katie received a bachelor’s of arts in political science from the University of Minnesota Duluth in 2008. After working for an accounting firm in the non-profit and government audit department in White Bear Lake, Minnesota, she attended law school in 2011 at the University of South Dakota. She was published in 2013 as a staff writer for South Dakota Law Review and also served on the Board as Production Editor for Volume 59. She received her juris doctor with honor in 2014.

After sitting for the bar, Katie remained in Pierre, South Dakota and began a two-year clerkship for the Sixth Judicial Circuit Court. She joined May, Adam, Gerdes & Thompson in the summer of 2016. Including her admission to practice law in the State of South Dakota, she is also admitted to practice before the federal district courts of South Dakota and the state courts of Minnesota. Mrs. Hruska is pursuing a general practice, focusing on litigation, workers’ compensation, family law, and criminal defense.