Kimberly Larsen Rider

Kimberly Larsen Rider is a partner at Cole l Wathen l Leid l Hall, P.C.. Ms. Rider graduated cum laude, from Villanova University with a B.A. in Political Science and English before receiving her J.D. from Roger Williams University School of Law. Prior to joining CWLH, Ms. Rider practiced civil litigation and criminal defense before the Rhode Island and Massachusetts Superior and District Courts, the Rhode Island and Massachusetts Family and Probate Courts, and the Massachusetts Court of Appeals. Her current practice focuses on all aspects of insurance defense including first party coverage, bad faith claims and third party defense claims.

Ms. Rider is admitted to the bars of Washington State, the State of Rhode Island, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island, the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. She is a member of the Rhode Island Bar Association, the Washington State Bar Association and the King County Bar Association. Ms. Rider is also a board member of Work Force Development Center in Mukilteo, Washington, a non-profit organization committed to preparing at-risk and disadvantaged high school juniors and seniors in the field of specialized vocational training for their respective journeys into the future work force.

Representative Cases

  • Farmers et al v. FirstChoice Chiropractic & Rehabilitation et al - CWLH obtains $250,000 settlement on behalf of insurer in federal fraud, ORICO/RICO, UTPA lawsuit against medical provider - United States District Court for the District of Oregon, Cause No.: 3:13-cv-0 1823-PK