Karina Prigge

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation Defense
  • Workers’ Compensation

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Colorado
  • New Mexico


  • B.A., University of San Francisco (magna cum laude)
  • J.D., University of Denver Sturm College of Law

Ms. Prigge has been practicing worker’s’ compensation defense since 2019.  Ms. Prigge focuses her practice in litigation, with an emphasis on representing employers and insurance carriers in their workers’ compensation matters.

Ms. Prigge graduated magna cum laude from the University of San Francisco with a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies. Ms. Prigge received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.

Prior to joining Ruegsegger Simons & Stern, Ms. Prigge practiced at another Colorado law firm focusing on workers’ compensation, subrogation, and labor and employment matters. While in law school, Ms. Prigge clerked for a Denver-based personal injury and family law firm and clerked at the Second Judicial District for the City and County of Denver. Ms. Prigge is a member of the Colorado and Denver Bar Associations and is licensed to practice in Colorado and New Mexico.

Ms. Prigge was born in Tucson, Arizona and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico. In her free time, Ms. Prigge enjoys spending time with her family and friends, baking, reading, and playing with her border collie puppy.