Ariyal has been an attorney and notary since 2012. She has represented private individuals, the State of Louisiana, and the United States Government in various areas of the law. In 2005, she received her bachelor’s degree from Louisiana State University. In 2012, she received her juris doctor from Southern University Law Center.

Ariyal was born and raised in Covington, Louisiana with Christian values. She is married to her wonderful husband, Paul Lewis, Sr., who works as a construction contractor. Together, they have two beautiful children, Paulina and Paul, Jr. Ariyal also has three beautiful bonus children: Alexandria, Abigayle, and Paul, II. She enjoys traveling and celebrating with her family.

In addition to being a fulltime attorney, wife, and mother, Ariyal enjoys serving her community. She is a CASA volunteer. She presents free legal seminars to educate and empower her community. She also has a passion for mentoring preteen and teen girls.

When she is not busy saving the world, Ariyal loves planning all things fabulous.