Eric received his undergraduate degree from the University of Central Missouri and his law degree from Oklahoma City University School of Law. He has been practicing since 1996 and is licensed in Missouri state and federal courts. Eric has been recognized as a “Super Lawyer” for Missouri and Kansas. Eric was also recognized as one of Missouri’s outstanding young lawyers by KC Magazine and is included in The National Trial Lawyers Top 100. He is a current member of the Missouri Bar Association, Clay County Bar Association, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys and the American Association for Justice. Eric has completed the American Association for Justice’s Advanced Trial College for trucking litigation and is a member of the Trucking Litigation group. Eric concentrates his practice by representing people injured in semi-truck collisions, motorcycle collisions, automobile accidents, from dangerous conditions of property and for work injuries.
When not helping his injured clients, Eric is active in his church. Eric has served many years as a facilitator for Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University, helping families gain control of their personal finances. In addition, Eric has spent many hours volunteering with his family at Harvesters Community Food Network. Furthermore, Eric has served with Servant’s Heart Outreach providing clothing to Kansas City’s homeless. When not helping his injured clients, Eric enjoys spending time with his wife Melissa and watching his three daughters show horses, play volleyball and participate in gymnastics. Eric also enjoys participating in different outdoor sports.