Karl O. Riley


Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.

Karl Riley is an attorney in the Las Vegas office of Snell & Wilmer. He concentrates his practice in business and commercial litigation, labor and employment, and government relations. He represents the firm’s clients in various contract disputes, particularly in banking, real estate, entity control, business conflicts and a variety of financial issues. He also defends the firm’s clients in discrimination and harassment claims under Title VII and state law, as well as in wage and hour disputes. In addition, he is also a member of the firm’s Attorney Development and Diversity & Inclusion Committees.

Active in several bar organizations, Riley currently serves as President of the Las Vegas Chapter of the National Bar Association and is a member of the Executive Council of the Young Lawyers Section of the State of Nevada. He is a Past Chair of the Young Lawyers Division for the National Bar Association and chairs the National Advisory Board of the National Black Law Student Association. Riley is a board member of the Urban Chamber of Commerce and a previous board member of the Las Vegas Alumni Chapter of the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity.

He received his J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law and his B.S. from Washington University.