Eric Schaefer enjoys digging into the details of his cases, breaking down complex matters, and guiding his clients towards efficient solutions to their legal challenges. His diverse background makes him approachable to clients and helps him view cases from multiple angles.

Prior to joining the firm, Eric worked as an in-house litigation attorney in the Office of the General Counsel for the Los Angeles Unified School District, the second largest school district in the country. In that role, Eric represented the district in civil liability matters, including those involving school sites, the Transportation Services Division, and the Los Angeles School Police Department.

When not practicing law, Eric enjoys spending time with his family, camping, hiking, traveling, playing sports, playing upright bass, and cheering for his home-town baseball team, the Cincinnati Reds.

Experience and Involvement


  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Mecklenburg County Bar
  • American Bar Association