Erin A. Risch

Erin A. Risch | Supervising AttorneyPrincipal
erisch@ewmd.com
Eccleston and Wolf Maryland Office
Baltimore-Washington Law Center
7240 Parkway Drive, 4th Floor
Hanover, MD 21076
410-752-7474 / 410-752-0611 (fax)

Erin has been with Eccleston and Wolf since she started as a law clerk in 2005.  She is a member of the firm’s Board of Directors and a Principal in the firm.  Erin concentrates her practice on the defense of professionals including attorneys, insurance agents and brokers, real estate professionals, directors and officers, and accountants.  She also represents attorneys in disciplinary matters before the Attorney Grievance Commission and regularly provides ethics advice to her clients.  Erin defends employers in employment related matters including discrimination, sexual harassment and wrongful discharge.  She also handles the defense of general casualty and premises liability matters.  Erin lectures on risk management issues for attorneys and other professionals throughout the State.

Education:
College of the Holy Cross (B.A., 2003)
University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D., magna
cum laude
, 2006)
University of Baltimore Law Review, Associate Assistant Editor
(2005-2006)
Member, Heuisler Honor Society

Admitted: 
Court of Appeals of Maryland, 2006
U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, 2007

Bar Memberships:
Maryland State Bar Association, Litigation Section, Member of the Section Council (2011-2014)

Publications and Speaking Engagements:
Lecturer: “Avoiding Legal Malpractice in a Family Law Practice,” Baltimore County Family Law Committee (September 2013)
Lecturer: “Ethical Concerns,” Maryland/District of Columbia Creditor’s Bar Association (October 2012)
Lecturer on how to avoid legal malpractice and grievance for insurance companies and law firms.
Author, “Avoiding a Black Hole While Navigating in Cyberspace,” Maryland Bar Journal (January 2014)
Author, “When and Why You Need Tail Insurance,” The Litigator (2012)

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