After practicing medical malpractice (on both sides of the bar) and other civil litigation in Beaumont and Houston, Erin returned to Austin in 2006 and began a solo practice in general civil litigation, including family law, employment law, personal injury and contract disputes. As an associate at Chamberlain♦McHaney, Ern handles a wide range of litigation. Erin primarily focuses on insurance defense, defending insured individuals in construction cases, workplace injuries, premises liability, medical malpractice and general negligence cases, as well as defending insurance companies in bad faith cases and prosecuting subrogation cases.

Admissions:

State Bar of Texas; U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Southern and Western Districts of Texas.

Author and Speaker:

2008 Ultimate Claims Handling XIII, Are Punitive Damages Still Recoverable? Are They Covered By Insurance?; 2008 Ultimate Claims Handling XIII, Dram Shop Liability:  The Legal Aspects of  “Mas Cerveza Por Favor!”; 2009-2012 Ultimate Claims Handling XIV-XVII, Defending The Homebuilder and The Trades; 2009-2015 Ultimate Claims Handling XIV-XX, Negligence and General Liability Update; 2014-2015 Ultimate Claims Handling XIX-XX, Liability for Worksite Injuries Update.

Education:

University of Texas at Austin (B.A., with honors, 1998); University of Texas School of Law (J.D., with honors, 2003)

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