Education & Certifications
University of Oregon, BS in Journalism, 2008
Willamette University College of Law, JD, cum laude, 2015
Eric joined Merrill O’Sullivan, LLP in the summer of 2017 and primarily focuses his practice on helping local businesses overcome legal hurdles. He grew up around small businesses and this provides him with a unique understanding of the issues his clients face. He has experience representing businesses and individuals in various transactions, as well as successfully settling disputes and presenting cases in front of a jury.
Eric regularly represents clients in business acquisitions, employment issues, choice of entity and business formation, commercial leases, real property transactions, and various disputes.
Outside of the office, Eric enjoys spending time with his wife Jessica, riding his mountain bike, and exploring the great outdoors. Eric is also a car enthusiast and enjoys spending time working on and traveling in his VW Vanagon.