Shawna L. Riley is an associate at Bayard, concentrating her practice in the areas of business entity law (corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships) and third-party legal opinions.
Before joining Bayard, Shawna graduated cum laude from the Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law. While in law school, Shawna interned with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and was a member of the Villanova Environmental Law Journal. Her Case Note was selected for publication in the Journal and she received the John M. Hyson Villanova Environmental Law Journal Staff Writer Achievement Award in 2018. She was also awarded the Spirit Award in recognition of her work as a Managing Editor of Student Works in 2019.
Prior to law school, Shawna spent several years working in the financial services industry. Shawna graduated from the University of Delaware with a B.A. in Criminal Justice.