Eric works with businesses in a wide range of industries to resolve complex commercial disputes. He has significant experience in patent law, commercial law, constitutional law, and federal litigation, and has represented clients in cases in all levels of state and federal courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Eric has significant experience handling matters in appellate courts around the country.  These appeals have included issues of federal procedure, intellectual property law, constitutional law, criminal law, bankruptcy law, and all manner of state and federal claims arising out of commercial disputes. Previously an appellate litigator in Boston, Eric has represented parties at all stages of appellate litigation, including in state appellate courts, federal appellate courts, and the U.S. Supreme Court. 

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Eric has represented clients in patent litigation in federal district court and in numerous appeals to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

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Independent Newspapers, Inc. v. Brodie, Maryland Court of Appeals Sets Out Process Required Before Court May Compel Identification of Anonymous Internet Defendants, 123 Harv. L. Rev. 1011 (2010); 

My wife and I grew up in North Carolina and recently returned home after ten years in the  Boston area. I’m excited to be back raising a family in the Triangle, and working with my talented colleagues at Brooks Pierce. I enjoy helping clients achieve their goals quickly and effectively, and I pride myself on being someone who can help others see around corners and solve problems. 

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