Kristin Riffner

Kristin RiffnerChicago-Kent Honors Scholar

Class of 2021

Kristin Riffner received her B.A. in Psychology and M.S. in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from DePaul University. Prior to law school, Kristin was a program manager for Comer Children’s Hospital at University of Chicago Medicine. Kristin has volunteered with the Self-Help Web Center at the Daley Center, which helps self-represented litigants access online tools and legal resources available through the web. Kristin participated in the Institute for the Future of Law Practice (IFLP) program, aspiring to practice corporate law, either in a firm or in-house setting. She hopes to become a tech innovation leader in the legal industry. Through the IFLP program, she interned with the in-house legal department at Alliant Credit Union, assisting with the Regulatory Change Management process and fraud litigation. Kristin currently works as Practice Innovation Analyst at Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, where she is able to utilize her I-O Psychology background, legal education, and passion for innovation. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her French Bulldogs, Penelope and Bodie.