Eric is an experienced litigator and trial attorney who focuses his practice in the areas of health care law and professional liability . He has successfully tried numerous cases to verdict and has been selected as a Super Lawyer through a peer review process. He represents health care and human service providers in several types of matters including civil litigation, NYS Justice Center investigations and hearings, mental health law hearings, government audits, family court proceedings and disciplinary matters brought by the NYS Office of Professional Medical Conduct and NYS Office of the Professions.
He assists providers in developing and implementing policies and procedures. He also counsels health care and human service providers with billing and coding, patient care, medical record requests, HIPAA and confidentiality, reporting requirements, quality assurance, telemedicine and other regulatory issues.
Eric frequently gives seminars to health care and human service providers, and assists clients with their internal training. He has lectured and trained staff on performing internal investigations, responding to subpoenas or other record requests, reporting abuse and neglect, proper medical charting and avoiding civil lawsuits.
Eric also focuses on matrimonial and family law matters including divorces, separation agreements, prenuptial agreements, child custody, visitation and child support matters. He was recently selected through as a Super Lawyer in this area of law.
While at the State University of New York at Buffalo, Eric was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society, the Mortar Board National Honor Society, and Phi Sigma Alpha Honor Society and was selected as one of the top fifty graduating seniors. He then went on to earn his J.D. degree, cum laude, from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law, where he was a recipient of the 1998 Robert J. Connolly Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy.
- University at Buffalo School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1998
- State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A., cum laude, 1992
- New York
- New York State Bar Association
- Erie County Bar Association
- Selected to Super Lawyer Upstate New York: Family Law, 2015-2018
- Selected by Peer Review for Inclusion in Super Lawyer Directory, 2003-2014 Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice
- Damon Morey LLP, Partner
- Muscular Dystrophy Association of Western New York, Program Coordinator