Eric A. Puritsky is a civil litigator and trial lawyer focusing on business litigation in state and federal court. He regularly represents clients in civil litigation matters, including disputes related to his clients’ businesses, real estate and intellectual property.
Eric also advises individuals and businesses on such matters as the protection of trade secrets, employee relations, and contractual safeguards. His primary objective is to protect his clients by foreseeing potential conflicts before they arise.
Eric formerly was a litigator and trial attorney with the law firms of Puritsky Law, Richardson & Patel, Leader Gorham, and Lynberg & Watkins. He also clerked for the Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Ronni B. MacLaren and the United States District Court Judge for the Central District of California, Christina A. Snyder. From 2013 to 2018, he was named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers, a distinction given to no more that 2.5% of the lawyers in California. In 2019, he was included in the “Super Lawyers” list for attaining a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
Eric earned his B.A. degree in Political Science and History from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2001. He is a 2005 graduate, Cum Laude, from Southwestern University School of Law, where he served as an Editor for Southwestern's Law Review and finished as a finalist in the University’s Moot Court Competition. He was admitted to the California Bar in 2005.