Rikki Burns-Riley

Rikki Burns-Riley

Anchorage, Alaska

Rikki Burns-Riley, born and raised in Kenai, Alaska, is an associate attorney in our Anchorage office. Upon graduation from Willamette University College of Law in Salem, Oregon, Ms. Burns-Riley was eager to return to serve the legal market in her beloved home state. Ms. Burns-Riley joined Clapp Peterson in 2018.

In addition to her experience at Clapp Peterson, Ms. Burns-Riley has a unique  work history ranging from constructing and remodeling homes with her father, to clerking at the largest* consumer bankruptcy law firm in Oregon.  Ms. Burns-Riley prides herself her ability to strike up on a conversation with anyone and enjoys applying her diverse background to offer more holistic legal services.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Products and Premises Liability
  • Professional and Medical Malpractice
  • Occupational Licensing
  • Labor and Employment Law

Bar Admissions

  • Alaska
  • U.S. District Court District of Alaska


  • Willamette University College of Law, Salem, Oregon
    • Juris Doctor - 2018
  • University of Alaska, Anchorage
    • B.B.A. - 2015
    • Major: Management
  • University of Alaska , Anchorage
    • B.B.A. - 2015
    • Major: Marketing

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Alaska Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institution *Measured by case volume