2017 Florida International University, J.D.
2012 Florida Atlantic University, cum laude
Premises and Professional Liability
Insurance Defense Litigation
Erica was born and raised in South Florida. She graduated cum laude from Florida Atlantic University and later attended Florida International University College of Law where she earned her Juris Doctorate. Erica was awarded the honor of being on the dean’s list four semesters during her law school career.
Erica began her legal career at the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office where she handled felony, misdemeanor and juvenile matters. Erica tried over twenty cases, including both jury and bench trials. Erica sat first chair on several jury trials.
During law school, Erica was a member of the trial team and competed in the Zehmer Mock Trial Competition where she was a finalist for the best advocate award and lead her team to the semi-final rounds of the competition. Erica was also selected by two of her professors to be their legal research assistant.