The investiture of Riko E. Bishop as a Judge of the Nebraska Court of Appeals, 1st Judicial District will take place at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 20, 2013, in the Warner Legislative Chamber, 2nd Floor, Nebraska State Capitol.
Judge Bishop is replacing the Honorable Richard D. Sievers of the Nebraska Court of Appeals.
Court of Appeals Chief Judge, Everett Inbody, will serve as host for the ceremony and Nebraska Chief Justice Mike Heavican will administer the oath of office.
The public is invited to attend.
Judge Riko E. Bishop
Nebraska Court of Appeals, 1st Judicial District
University of Nebraska College of Law, 1992 Juris Doctorate w/Distinction
Kearney State College, 1977 B.A. Education, English
Prior Legal Experience:
August 1993 - Perry Guthery Haase & Gessford, P.C., L.L.O.
Positions of Attorney and Shareholder
January 1998– January 1999 - University of Nebraska College of Law
August 1992– July 1993 - Nebraska Court of Appeals
Judicial Law Clerk
January 1986– January 1989 - Bader Rutter & Associates
Office Manager/Executive Assistant
January 1983– January 1985 - Bellevue Public Schools
Creative Writing Coordinator and Instructor, Gifted Program
January 1981– January 1983 - Mission Junior High School
January 1978– January 1980 - Elkhorn Junior High School