INTRODUCTION/GENERAL COMMENTS/PERSONALS GOALS FOR INVOLVEMENT IN COLLABORATIVE FAMILY LAW CASES:
Eric has more than thirty years of experience in the area of Family Law. Having both litigated and settled case, he has come to embrace the Taoist philosophy that "to win without fighting is best", that it is better to resolve disputes in a "win-win" manner such that the dignity of all parties affected is preserved and the legitimate interests of all parties are served.
FIELDS OF PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE: Family Law (including Collaborative Law, Divorce, Dissolution, Child Custody, Prenupital Agreements) Criminal & Traffic
PROFESSIONAL LICENSES:Admission to the Bar: State of Ohio, 1980; United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 1983; United States Supreme Court, 1998; United States Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit, 1998; United States Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit, 1998; United States Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit, 1998; United States Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit, 1998, United States Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, 2002; and United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 2012
PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION: Juris Doctor, 1980 - Capital University Law School
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION: Bachelor of Arts, 1977 - Capital University; Double Major in Economics and Philosophy
COLLABORATIVE PRACTICE GROUP MEMBERSHIPS:Central Ohio Academy of Collaborative Divorce Professionals
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE/ACTIVITIES: Engaged in the private practice of law since 1983.
PERSONAL INTERESTS/ACTIVITIES: Eric is actively involved in Xenos Christian Fellowship, and under the auspices thereof, the Nepali/Bhutanese refugee ministry. He enjoys spending time with his wife and children, reading, lifting weights, and playing basketball.
COLLABORATIVE PRACTICE AND RELATED SKILLS TRAINING
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