Nilda E. Rivera is an attorney at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton and Garrison LLP, where she has worked in the Litigation Department since 2004. She is also a Professional Registered Parliamentarian and a member of the American College of Parliamentary Lawyers.
Nilda is a member of several bar associations and has served as a mediator and arbitrator in both the Harlem and the Bronx Small Claims courts. She was appointed to serve on the Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commission for the Supreme Court of the State of New York.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Nilda worked as a New York State Parole Officer as well as a Social Worker with New York Foundling in the Preventive, Foster Care and Independent Living Programs.
Nilda graduated Stony Brook University, where she became a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., through Theta Kappa chapter in 1985. She has served on the local, state, regional and national levels in various roles as a member of Kappa Epsilon Zeta Chapter in the Bronx, New York. She is currently the President of the Kappa Epsilon Zeta Scholarship Fund 501©3. She is a Diamond Life Member and a 2020 Visionary.