Eric is a member of the Financial Industry Group, practicing in the area of Financial Services Litigation. Eric's litigation practice revolves around complex commercial disputes, securities, and ADR. He has tried both jury and non-jury trials in both state and federal court, and has briefed and argued several appeals before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the California Court of Appeal a number of which resulted in published appellate opinions. He has arbitrated more than thirty-five matters to conclusion before the American Arbitration Association, the National Association of Securities Dealers, and the New York and Pacific Stock Exchanges. He has also handled personal injury, trade secrets, and employment discrimination cases.
Eric is currently involved in establishing two high technology business incubators in the Tri-Valley area.
With his (limited) free time, Eric enjoys athletics and supporting local sports teams; wine-tasting; and 60's rock and roll (not necessarily in that order).