Riane is a San Diego native who moved to Maryland in 2019. Prior to joining the firm, Riane served as judicial law clerk in the Circuit Court for Baltimore County to the Honorable Vicki Ballou-Watts and the Honorable Stacy A. Mayer. She also clerked for the Honorable Susan H. Hazlett in the District Court for Harford County.
Riane attended Washington University School of Law where, in addition to her J.D., she earned an LL.M. in Negotiation and Dispute Resolution and served as a certified student attorney for the St. Louis County Public Defender’s Office. She was also awarded a Global Public Interest Fellowship, and worked in the High Court Unit of Legal Aid South Africa in Durban.
Riane completed her undergraduate education at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, where she received a Bachelor of Science in Broadcast Journalism.
J.D./LL.M, Washington University School of Law, 2019
B.S., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2016