Erica is an associate in the firm's Tennessee office. She focuses her practice on federal and state regulatory compliance for consumer lenders.
Prior to joining Hudson Cook, Erica was a Staff Attorney at Bay Area Legal Services, Inc., where she practiced in the areas of Family and Housing law. Erica was previously an Associate at Murnaghan & Ferguson, P.A., where she practiced in the area of Construction Litigation.
Erica received her law degree, cum laude, in 2003 from Stetson University College of Law and her Bachelor of Science degree in Integrated Strategic Communications in 2000 from the University of Kentucky.
Stetson University College of Law, J.D., Cum Laude, May 2003
University of Kentucky, B.S., Integrated Strategic Communications, May 2000
Admitted to practice in Florida (2003)
Admitted to practice in Tennessee (2016)
Member, The Florida Bar
Member, Tennessee Bar Association
Co-Author, "2016 Small-Dollar Lending Update: An Obituary or a Re-Awakening," The Business Lawyer (Spring 2017).
Co-Author, "Credit Card Issuers, Be Warned: The Military Lending Act is on its Way," Hudson Cook Insights (December 2016) with Justin B. Hosie.
Author, "Regulatory Burden Shifting for SCRA Compliance," Spot Delivery (November 2016).
Co-Author, "Uncle Sam Wants YOU to Comply with the Military Lending Act," Non Prime Times for the National Automotive Finance Association (November 2016) with Ronald D. Gorsline.
Co-Author, "Uncle Sam Wants YOU to Comply with the Military Lending Act," Spot Delivery (August 2016) with Ronald D. Gorsline.
Co-Author, "Death by a Thousand Cuts: Update on Small-Dollar Lending," 71 Bus. Law 741 (Spring 2016) with Catherine M. Brennan, Justin B. Hosie and K. Dailey Wilson.
Co-Author, "CFPB Sets Sights on Data-Security Practices," FINOVATE BLOG (Mar. 29, 2016) with Justin B. Hosie.
Co-Author, "CFPB Issues New Policy Encouraging Fintech Innovation," FINOVATE BLOG (Mar. 3 2016) with Justin B. Hosie.
Co-Author, "Congressional Staff Report Highlights Lengths to Which CFPB Will Go to Validate Its Claims," Spot Delivery (Jan/Feb 2016) with L. Jean Noonan.