Attorney Profile: Eric D. Cotton

Eric D. Cotton specializes in personal injury and civil rights litigation. He has successfully represented clients in both State and Federal Court, including all of the United States District Courts in Oklahoma, the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court. With his experience, Eric is able to successfully negotiate a favorable settlement for you or, if necessary, aggressively protect your rights in court to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve.

Areas of Practice

Personal Injury
Civil Rights

Bar Admissions

Supreme Court of Oklahoma, 2005

U.S. District Court Eastern District of Oklahoma

U.S. District Court Northern District of Oklahoma

U.S. District Court Western District of Oklahoma

U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit

Supreme Court of the United States of America

Education

Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Juris Doctorate – May, 2005

Honors: Dean’s List

Oklahoma Christian University, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Bachelor of Science – May, 2002

Major: History

Minor: Pre-Law

Honors: Magna Cum Laude

Honors and Awards

AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Member of National Trial Lawyers

Showcased by Super Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

Oklahoma Bar Association

Oklahoma County Bar Association

American Bar Association

Temple Law Alumni Association

Past Employment Positions

Collins, Zorn & Wagner, Attorney, May 1, 2007 – January 31, 2012
Cathcart & Dooley, Attorney, March 1, 2006 – April 30, 2007

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