Biography

Eric helps clients resolve a broad range of complex civil and commercial disputes. He represents plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal trial courts, in appeals, and in alternative dispute resolution proceedings such as mediations and arbitrations.

His practice is focused on fiduciary, probate and trust litigation, complex commercial disputes and large-project construction disputes and contracts.

Eric represents clients in a variety of fiduciary matters including:

  • breach of fiduciary duty claims
  • will contests
  • trust actions
  • claims for accounting

He also has substantial experience representing clients in the financial and commercial sector in:

  • banking and securities litigation
  • government enforcement and regulatory actions
  • contract disputes
  • internal investigations

In the construction field, Eric has broad experience representing contractors and owners in disputes and protests arising from government and private construction projects. He has done significant work representing clients in all phases of the construction contracting process, including:

  • contract negotiation
  • drafting
  • bid protests
  • requests for equitable adjustment
  • navigating the Federal Acquisition Regulation

Eric takes a pragmatic approach to solving disputes with government agencies, a product of his service in the U.S. Marine Corps.

Before Fox Rothschild

Prior to becoming an attorney, Eric served eight years on active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps. He spent his military career in the infantry, where he served as an enlisted Marine in the 1st Marine Division and a commissioned infantry officer in the 3rd Marine Division. He left active duty in 2004 and received his honorable discharge in 2012, holding the final rank of captain.

Prior to joining the firm, Eric was a litigation attorney in the Los Angeles office of a major international law firm. During law school, Eric served as a member of the UCLA State Moot Court Team and the Veterans Law Society.