J. Burruss Riis, Jr.

Associate Attorney

Attorney Information

Burruss Riis was born and raised in Mobile, AL. He loves living on the gulf coast, and spends his free time fishing and sailing on Mobile Bay. Burruss and his wife live in Midtown. Mr. Riis started his Legal career handling personal injury cases, and fought insurance companies relentlessly in court. He has practiced criminal prosecution and defense, as well as family law. In 2021, Mr. Riis began practicing Bankruptcy Law and Joined Brock and Stout in the summer of 2023. He handles personal bankruptcies from start to finish for clients throughout the Southern District of Alabama. Whether Chapter 7 or Chapter 13, he will do all he can to help clients in their time of need.

What I like best about my job
I love that I get the opportunity to help people and when they are going through financial struggles. It really brings me joy when I can take the overwhelming stress from a client, with a plan to resolve their debts.

Geoffrey Alexander

Bar Admission Info

Alabama, 2015

Memberships & Affiliations

American Inns of Court
Mobile Bar Association
Mobile Young Lawyers


University of Southern Mississippi, Business Administration Degree, 2010
Sigma Chi, International Scholar

University of Alabama School of Law, Juris Doctorate, 2014
Domestic Violence Clinic, Mediation Clinic, Trial Advocacy Team

Practice Areas

Brock & Stout Offices Served