Erin defends clients sued for premises and product liability on a flat-fee basis. Before joining Shook, she was an associate at a local firm focused on personal injury, wrongful death, automotive and other product liability and mass tort litigation. Erin was responsible for conducting all phases of discovery as well as researching, drafting and filing pleadings and motions (both discovery and dispositive). Before that, Erin lived in Washington, D.C., where she was an antitrust associate at Jones Day. Erin defended clients in all stages of the Hart-Scott-Rodino merger review process and helped obtain merger clearance for a number of large mergers including SABMiller-Coors, Rite Aid-Brooks Eckerd and XM-Sirius. Erin clerked for the late Hon. Lawrence Margolis on the Court of Federal Claims before joining Jones Day and is an alumna of the George Washington University Law School.