"Eric is a fantastic and extremely knowledgeable lawyer."

"Eric is very solution-oriented. He is always creative, helpful and extremely responsive."

"Eric is an excellent lawyer. He is so dedicated to his clients, and I think that is key. He goes above and beyond."

"He is so dedicated to his clients. Eric takes the lead and gets the problem solved."

Chambers USA 2023


Eric is the Banking & Finance practice leader and hiring partner for the Charlotte office. His practice focuses on structured finance and real estate finance matters.

Eric regularly represents borrowers and lenders in commercial, multifamily and residential mortgage warehouse facilities, including facilities structured to finance nonperforming loans, non-QM loans, reverse mortgage loans and home equity loans. He has been described by The Legal 500 as having “an excellent knowledge of the warehouse finance space for both commercial and residential mortgages.”

Eric also regularly represents financial institutions and finance companies in the securitization of mortgage loans and other real estate assets, including advising issuers and underwriters in the structuring and execution of CRE CLOs.

He regularly advises underwriters in connection with mortgage insurance-linked note transactions.

Additionally, Eric has experience representing mortgage loan originators and servicers in connection with servicing agreements and servicing rights sales and financings and often represents purchasers and sellers in whole loan purchases and sales.

Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Eric served as law clerk to the Honorable Gloria M. Burns, US Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey.

Spoken Languages

  • English


Rutgers University School of Law, JD, with honors
Managing Editor, Rutgers Journal of Law and Religion

Clemson University, MBA

Clemson University, BS, Financial Management
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  • North Carolina
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania