Erin’s practice focuses on insurance defense, defending insurance carriers and their insureds against claims for negligence, UM/UIM coverage, breach of contract, DTPA, Insurance Code violations, and bad faith. Prior to joining Hanna & Plaut, Erin worked at litigation firms in Austin focusing on first-party and third-party insurance defense and spent more than a decade handling contested hearings before the Texas Department of Insurance Division of Workers’ Compensation and State Office of Administrative Hearings and litigating workers’ compensation cases in district courts throughout the state.
University of Wisconsin Law School, top 20%, 2002
University of Wisconsin-Madison, with honors, 1998
State Bar of Wisconsin 2002 (inactive)
State Bar of Texas 2004
American Bar Association
Austin Bar Association
State Bar of Texas Insurance Law Section
Travis County Women Lawyers’ Association
Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2014, 2017
Hanna & Plaut, L.L.P.
211 East 7th Street, Suite 600
Austin, Texas 78701