Chapman University School of Law (J.D., 2019)

Chapman University (B.A. Sociology and Political Science, 2016)

University of Sydney (B.A. Sociology, 2014)

State Bar of California

U.S. District Court for Central District of California

Women Lawyers Association, Entertainment and Sports Law Society, Chapman Student Ambassadors, and the Chapman Entertainment Clinic

Riahna Bacchus is an associate attorney at Mortenson Taggart Adams. Riahna is a business litigation associate, concentrating on litigation on behalf of automobile manufacturers and other corporate clients. Riahna’s focus includes cases involving California’s Song-Beverly Consumer Warranty Act and Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act, as well as breach of contract and derivative actions.  

Prior to joining Mortenson Taggart Adams, Riahna worked at nationally recognized firms where she practiced in insurance defense, business litigation, and intellectual property. She represented business clients in numerous general liability lawsuits including, breach of contract, wrongful death, trademark infringement, construction defect, habitability, and catastrophic injury. 

Riahna earned her JD from Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law where she graduated with an emphasis in Entertainment Law. While at Chapman, Riahna participated in numerous organizations: Women Lawyers Association, Entertainment and Sports Law Society, Chapman Student Ambassadors, and the Chapman Entertainment Clinic.

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