ERIC J. SUTTON

Eric is a member of the firm’s Workers Compensation Practice Group. Eric also has experience in appellate practice. He has argued before the Nebraska Supreme Court, authored briefs to the Nebraska Court of Appeals, Nebraska Supreme Court, and the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Eric grew up in Lincoln and studied history at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. After college, he served as an intern in United States Senator Ben Nelson’s Washington, D.C. office and then worked as an aide to State Senator Burke Harr in the Nebraska Legislature.

Eric received his law degree from William & Mary Law School in Williamsburg, Virginia, where he was a member of William & Mary’s National Moot Court Team, the William & Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review, and elected to the Order of Barristers. After law school, Eric served as a term law clerk for Judge Riko Bishop of the Nebraska Court of Appeals. Eric enjoys playing ice hockey, hunting and Nebraska football.

Admitted to practice in: State of Nebraska, State of Iowa, United States District Court, District of Nebraska

Juris Doctor, William and Mary Law School, Williamsburg, VA, 2016
Bachelor of Arts in History, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH, 2011

Special Distinctions

  • The Order of Barristers
  • William & Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review
  • William & Mary National Moot Court Team
    • 1st Place, 2015 Hassell National Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition
    • Runner-Up Petitioner Brief, 2015 Hassell National Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition

Area(s) of Practice
Workers’ Compensation

Contact Info
1248 O STREET, SUITE 600
LINCOLN, NE 68508
p: 402.475.1075
f: 402.475.9515
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