Aniesa Rice Ballinger

Aniesa Rice Ballinger works in Fennemore’s trusts and estates practice group. In her practice, she enjoys navigating complex estate planning for her clients, ensuring they are well-informed and comfortable with their estate plans. Aniesa’s legal journey includes roles such as a volunteer attorney at the Los Angeles County Domestic Violence Project, an associate at Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, and a Summer Law Clerk in the Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney. Aniesa’s priority is helping her clients feel secure in their plans for the future, and she aims to support them through each step of the estate planning process.

Aniesa attended Loyola Law School where she graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a member of the Order of the Coif. Ranked 8th in her class, she was also an Articles Editor for the Loyola Law School Law Review. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Pepperdine University. Outside her legal career, Aniesa enjoys literature, music, yoga, and education.


  • J.D., magna cum laude, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
  • B.S., Pepperdine University

Areas Of Practice

Thoughtful and careful preparation of estate plan documents is key to wealth preservation and transition. Proper implementation and diligent administration are equally critical.


  • Member, State Bar of California


  • California