Overview

Erin is a tenacious and creative attorney who has focused her practice on employment, business, and commercial litigation. She also handles cases with the firm’s insurance recovery group.

Before joining Parsons, Farnell & Grein, Erin served as a clerk for the Oregon Supreme Court and the Oregon Tax Court. Experienced at working closely with trial and appellate judges, Erin understands how to frame an issue or argument to achieve success. She carefully analyzes each case—and its possible outcomes—to advance her clients’ goals at every step of the process.

Erin is passionate about her investment in Oregon. Raised by a small business owner and committed to improvement at a local level, Erin understands the challenges facing our businesses, nonprofits, and community members. She works diligently to raise funds and awareness for local organizations benefiting children, families, and many who might otherwise lack access to courts and necessary services.

Associations

Marion County Bar Association

Multnomah Bar Association

Oregon Minority Lawyers Association

Involvement

Campaign for Equal Justice, Local Steering Committee Member (2014–Present)

Marion County Bar Association, Board of Directors (2017–Present)

Marion County CourtCare, Founding Member (2015–Present)

Oregon Women Lawyers, Membership Committee Co-Chair (2017–Present)

Oregon Women Lawyers Mary Leonard Chapter, Board of Directors (2011–Present)

Imprint Program, Mentor (2011–2017)

Milagro Theater, Board of Directors (2014–2017)

Classroom Law Project, Mock Trial Coach (2012–2014)

 

 

Recognition

Oregon State Bar, President’s Membership Service Award (2017)

Marion-Polk Legal Aid, Government Lawyer of the Year Award (2015)