Rigney Law was founded on June 9, 2017 by Jacob T. Rigney and A. Kassi Rigney. The Rigneys are a husband and wife criminal defense team with over 20 years of criminal law experience including extensive jury trial experience.
Jake and Kassi met as Marion County Deputy Prosecutors and married in 2009. Jake founded The Law Office of Jacob Rigney in 2015. Over the next two years, The Law Office of Jacob Rigney grew to be unmanageable for one attorney. Kassi joined Jake in private practice and they founded Rigney Law.
While both Jake and Kassi have extensive experience in high level felony practice, Jake’s background is primarily in general offenses, including murder, robbery, and burglary cases, and Kassi’s background is primarily in drug and gun offenses.
While at the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office both Jake and Kassi held supervisory positions. Jake was the Court Supervisor of Major Felony Court G05 in Marion County. In addition to her work in the criminal field, she was an adjunct faculty member in the Paralegal Studies Program at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College from January of 2013 to July of 2018.