Trena Riley represents clients in complex litigation matters.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Riley was a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Barry T. Albin of the Supreme Court of New Jersey. While in law school, Ms. Riley worked as a Clinical Student for the Innocence Project and the Civil Rights Clinic at Cardozo School of Law in New York. Prior to her legal career, Ms. Riley was a public school teacher and a Peace Corps volunteer.  


  • Education

    • JD, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 2021

      Order of the Coif 

      Service and Achievement Award

    • MS, Fordham University, 2015

    • MA, New York University, 2013

    • BA, University of California, Davis, 2009

  • Admissions

    • New Jersey

    • New York

    • US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

    • US District Court for the District of New Jersey

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Barry T. Albin, Supreme Court of New Jersey, 2021 - 2022