Cheryl Rife received her Bachelor of Arts in English History from the University of Nebraska in 1975. She graduated from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 1978, and was admitted to practice law in South Dakota that same year.
Ms. Rife was a member of the United States Navy, serving in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps, from 1975 to 1991. Upon the completion of her U.S. Navy service, Ms. Rife remained in Washington State, where she began her private practice legal career.
Ms. Rife has over 25 years of experience in family law. She focuses her time on representing clients who are involved in high-value divorces, where she uses her skills to create property settlement agreements that best reflect the wishes and needs of her clients. She recognizes you may be concerned about your spouse draining bank accounts or selling assets, and will work immediately and professionally to ensure you are protected.
Ms. Rife is a lifelong equestrian and competes with her three horses in dressage and working equitation.