Eric was born and raised in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He graduated from Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and Philosophy. Eric received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 2015. During law school, he was a member of the National Trial Team serving as captain in 2015. After his first year of law school, Eric received the Pro-Bono Service Award for recording the most volunteer hours of anyone in his class for the 2012-2013 school year. He achieved his Legal Intern’s License and worked with the law school’s free legal clinic serving indigent clients in Cleveland and McClain County. He served as the clinic’s Co-Chief Counsel in 2015. He was awarded the Kelly Beardsley Criminal Defense Award for his efforts on behalf of his clients.
Eric began his legal career as an Assistant Public Defender for Oklahoma County representing indigent clients charged with misdemeanors and felonies. Eric also served as a Guardian ad Litem in guardianship cases. After that, Eric took a job with a small law firm in Oklahoma City handling complex domestic litigation including divorce and child custody matters. Before joining Sweet Law, Eric handled personal injury automobile negligence cases for a large, multi-national insurance company.
Eric and his wife, Lauren, live in Oklahoma City with their daughter, Payson, and their two dogs, Martin and Nelson.
We have extensive trial experience and a trial preparation process structured to benefit from the perspectives of our junior members while growing their knowledge base.
We stay on top of the latest technology to craft exhibits and demonstrations that help us successfully make the case to juries.
We have a regional footprint in Oklahoma City and Tulsa along with a national presence, thanks to a reputation built on successful outcomes overseeing large multistate cases.
We create efficiencies through integrated services and a one-stop shop approach. We provide comprehensive legal services under one roof.