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Clarissa Rietveld


Clarissa Rietveld practices in the area of family law, including dissolution of marriage, child custody, adoption, and termination of parental rights cases.

Clarissa earned her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Fort Hays State University before earning her Juris Doctorate from Drake University Law School. During her time at Drake, she served as a student attorney at the Drake Legal Clinic, passionately representing clients in family law cases including dissolution, child custody, and guardianship matters.

Prior to her tenure at Hope Law Firm, Clarissa cultivated her expertise in personal injury and workers' compensation, gaining invaluable insights into advocating for her clients' rights in diverse legal realms.

Before transitioning to law, Clarissa pursued her passion for healthcare as a registered nurse in the operating room. Her background in nursing enriches her legal practice, allowing her to approach cases with a unique blend of legal expertise and a deep understanding of human needs. She continues to maintain her RN license, a testament to her dedication to both fields.

Outside of the office, you’ll find Clarissa cheering on her favorite baseball team, playing with her dog Baxter, diving into a good book, or staying in the loop with the latest social media trends and current events.

Clarissa’s professionalism, coupled with her personable nature, ensures that her clients receive legal guidance that feels both professional and approachable. Her commitment to understanding her clients’ needs makes her a reliable and trusted ally in navigating the complexities of family law.

Why Hire Hope Law Firm?

  • We have a high success rate in handling complex divorce cases.

  • We take an aggressive approach & have a proven track record.

  • We treat you with compassion, honesty, dignity and respect.

  • When we take your case to trial, we don't stop until we win!

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See What Our Clients Have To Say
  • “Katie was very helpful during my stressful divorce.”

    Kristen L.

  • “She did an amazing job keeping me informed every step of the way, and made sure that the best interests of my family were served.”

    Clover T.

  • “She was a great lawyer and did a WONDERFUL job!”

    Jessica H.

  • “I highly recommend Katie Naset at the Hope Law Firm.”

    Karen B.

  • “I would highly recommend Hope Law Firm to anyone needing help with a divorce.”

    Ricky R.

  • “Katie and Shelby are wonderful. Professional and friendly. They made the process of my divorce very easy for me.”

    Cammie H.

  • “The Hope Law Firm and attorney, Shannon have been excellent to work with.”

    Patty L.

  • “They are very professional and always keep you informed about your case.”

    Sofia A.

  • “I would recommend her to anyone facing any family law situations! You will not be disappointed!!”


  • “Katie was really great to work with. She was available for questions almost at any time of the day and always answered my questions almost immediately.”

    Nicole D.

  • “The firm works with their clients on payment schedules, setting practical goals, and treating every client fairly! I would highly recommend!”

    Jana D.

  • “She helped me win each court battle I was in, including the appellate court.”

    Katie S.

  • “Our experience with Hope Law was professional, friendly and done in a timely manner. ”

    JoLynn K.

  • “Good results and were able to settle things with ex' lawyer.”


  • “She is kind, caring, and thoughtful, yet she is able provide her clients with the necessary knowledge and experience at just the right times. I would highly recommend her!”

    Sheree D.