As an attorney at Flaherty & Hood, P.A., Erica focuses her practice on representing and consulting local governments throughout Minnesota on labor and employment matters, as well as on general municipal law matters. Specifically, Erica responds to labor and employment related inquiries; drafts personnel, administrative and civil service policies, grievance responses, employment dispute settlements and labor contract language; and advises on hiring, discipline, fitness-for-duty and other personnel actions.
Prior to joining the Flaherty & Hood, Erica was an Assistant Ramsey County Attorney in the juvenile delinquency and child protection divisions. Additionally, Erica worked as a judicial law clerk in the Fourth Judicial District of Minnesota.
Erica graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School in 2012 and is licensed to practice law in Minnesota. She also earned a Master of Public Policy degree from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota and a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Politics from the George Washington University.