Marika Rietsema Ball acts as a “legal middleman” between a client’s ideas and the final product that achieves the client’s goals in various business practice areas. Her analysis of statutory impact and the attendant language needed for clear and unequivocal contracts helps secure client interests in complex legal matters.
Marika is a 2018 graduate of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, where she received her J.D. and a certificate in Corporate and Commercial Law. Prior to joining Jones & Keller, Marika clerked for Senn Visciano Canges P.C., representing small businesses and commercial real estate enterprises in transaction matters. As a student attorney, Marika performed similar work for the Sturm College of Law Community Economic Development Clinic in Denver. While in law school, Marika interned with the legal departments at Molson Coors Brewing Company and Xcel Energy Inc.
Robert B. Yegge Memorial Scholarship (2015-2018)
Colorado Pledge to Diversity Program, Co-Treasurer
Center for Legal Inclusiveness Young Lawyer Division, Chair-Elect
Denver Bar Association Young Lawyer Division, Executive Council Member
Colorado Diverse Attorney Community Circle Program, Inaugural Planning Committee Member
Colorado Bar Association
Colorado Women’s Bar Association
Denver Bar Association