Ms. Risener received her LL.M. in European Union Law from Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas (2015). She received her J.D. from Fordham University, School of Law (2015) where she served on the International Law Journal. Ms. Risener received her B.A., cum laude in History and Political Science from Muhlenberg College (2011).
Prior to joining the firm Ms. Risener served as a Judicial Intern to the Honorable Joseph F. Bianco, U.S. District Court Judge for the Eastern District of New York. Ms. Risener has also interned at the Coalition for the International Criminal Court.
Ms. Risener is admitted to practice in New York.