Cris Palmer primarily practices law in the areas of Insurance, Insurance Defense, Products Liability, Commercial Liability, Banks and Banking. Cris is listed in the Best Lawyers of America, Super Lawyers of the Great Plains, Chambers USA First Tier Lawyers and Corporate Counsel Addition Super Lawyers as recognized in Litigation. Cris has served as president of the State Bar of South Dakota, the president of the South Dakota chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates and currently serves on the National Board of Directors of the American Board of Trial Advocates.
Cris is a member of American Bar Association and the State Bar of South Dakota. He is also a member of South Dakota Trial Lawyers Association, South Dakota Council of School Attorneys, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, Defense Research Institute and the American Board of Trial Advocates.
Cris earned his B.A. from South Dakota State University and received his J.D. from the University of South Dakota School of Law.