Kerrie Riggs is an Attorney with the Washington, D.C. office of Kator, Parks, Weiser & Harris, PLLC. She is a member of the bar of the Commonwealth of Virginia and the District of Columbia.
Ms. Riggs first joined the firm as a law clerk during her third year of law school and continued on to become an associate in August 2008. In her time at the firm, Ms. Riggs has worked on both individual and class action employment cases in federal court and various administrative tribunals, including the EEOC and MSPB. Ms. Riggs was named a Super Lawyer Rising Star for Washington, DC in 2017.
Ms. Riggs is a graduate of the George Washington University Law School. During law school, she was a member of the Mock Trial Board and a semi-finalist in the Cohen & Cohen Mock Trial Competition. While in law school, Ms. Riggs also interned for the Honorable Judge Richard Young of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana. In her third year, Ms. Riggs took part as a student attorney in the D.C. Law Students in Court program representing indigent defendants in D.C. Superior Court for various misdemeanor and juvenile offenses. Ms. Riggs also served as the American Bar Association Student Division Liaison to the Labor and Employment Law Section.
Ms. Riggs graduated with Honors from Purdue University where she majored in Political Science and History. She was a Dean’s Scholar and was nominated for the Outstanding Senior in the History Department award while at Purdue.
Currently, she is a member of the National Employment Lawyers Association and the Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Association.