Erik K. Nyberg


Erik K. Nyberg

Erik is a native of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and is a graduate of Lincoln High School. He graduated from Augustana University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Business Administration and Government and a minor in Economics. Following graduation, Erik moved to Vermillion, South Dakota to obtain his Master’s in Business Administration from the University of South Dakota. Erik continued his education at the University of South Dakota School of Law where he obtained his Juris Doctor and Masters in Business Administration degrees in 2016. He held summer internships with the firm in 2014 and 2015. Erik joined Cutler Law Firm, LLP as an associate in 2016. Erik became a Partner with the firm in 2022. 

Erik’s practice focuses on Business Organizations and Transactions and Real Estate Law. He was raised in a family owned business and knows the demands that small business owners face. Erik helps small business owners overcome obstacles so they can focus on growing their business.

Erik lives in Sioux Falls and enjoys spending time with his wife, Caroline, in the Sioux Falls community. In his free time, Erik likes to hunt pheasants, golf and travel. 


  • Augustana University (Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration and Government, minor in Economics (2012)
  • University of South Dakota School of Law (J.D. 2016)
  • University of South Dakota Beacom School of Business (MBA, 2016)


  • South Dakota (2016)
  • United States District Court for the District of South Dakota (2016)


  • American Bar Association
  • South Dakota Bar Association

Areas of Practice

  • Banking & Financial Services Law
  • Business Organizations & Transactions
  • Construction Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Telecommunications, Utilities & Energy Law
  • Municipal & Government Law


  • Chairman, 2035 Downtown Sioux Falls Advisory Committee
  • Chairman, LifeScape Foundation Board of Directors
  • Sioux Falls Planning Commission Member and former Chairman
  • WH Lyons Fair Grounds Task Force Member
  • Leadership South Dakota Graduate
  • Leadership Sioux Falls Graduate
  • Forward Sioux Falls 2021 Campaign Cabinet Member
  • El Riad Shrine Member
  • Downtown Rotary Club
  • Former YPN Steering Committee Member
  • Former Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sioux Empire Board of Directors
  • Former Levitt Pavilion Development Committee Member
  • Former Events Campus Study Committee Member

Recent Articles & News

Nyberg Awarded YPN’s “4 Under 40” Award

Cutler Law Firm, LLP Partner Erik Nyberg was awarded the Young Professional Network of the Greater Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce’s ‘4 Under 40’ Award.  This is a biennial award honoring young professionals who are changemakers in their business, industry, and...

Cutler Law Firm Attorneys Selected to 2023 Great Plains Super Lawyers

Congratulations to the Cutler Law Firm, LLP attorneys selected for inclusion in the 2023 Great Plains Super Lawyers list. The list recognizes the top 5 percent of the attorneys in South Dakota, North Dakota, Iowa and Nebraska. The selection is based on attorneys who...

Nyberg named Partner

Cutler Law Firm, LLP attorney Erik K. Nyberg has been named a Partner with the firm as of January 1, 2022. Erik is a native of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and is a graduate of Lincoln High School. He graduated from Augustana University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts...

Erik K. Nyberg


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