While in law school, RivaLee interned for one summer at Gallagher & Kennedy, where she was able to acquaint herself with all aspects of the firm’s practice, including: drafting demand letters, pleadings, and memoranda concerning anti-trust litigation, commercial property disputes, commercial contract litigation, personal injury and wrongful death actions, and criminal defense.
RivaLee graduated from the Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law in 2022. RivaLee’s law school experience included legal externships with United States District Court for the District of Arizona for Judge Teilborg and the Department of Justice, Criminal Division for U.S. Attorney General William Barr. RivaLee is an alumna of the University of Arizona where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and English in 2019.
RivaLee received the following honors/awards in law school:
- Dean’s Recruitment Award
- ASU Law Book Scholarship
- Jeremy Govekar Endowed Scholarship
- CALI Awards (Contracts, Music Law)
- Best Oral Advocate Winner (Legal Advocacy)