Eric G. Messinger

B.A., Stanford University, History, 2010

J.D., New York University School of Law, 2014

Before joining Durie Tangri, Eric served as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert J. Shelby of the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah, and to the Honorable Mary H. Murguia of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. His practice focuses on civil litigation.

During law school, Eric was on the editorial board at the NYU Journal of Legislation and Public Policy, and published his note, Transparency and the Office of Legal Counsel. He interned at the Office of White House Counsel and the Brennan Center for Justice, and was a member of the Legislative and Regulatory Process Clinic. Immediately after graduating, Eric worked at NYU Law's Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, where he was an editor at the legal blog Just Security. In between clerkships he was a litigation associate at Simpson Thacher Bartlett LLP in New York.

In college, Eric majored in history, graduating with distinction. He wrote and edited for The Stanford Daily. He grew up in Newton, Massachusetts and remains a devoted Boston sports fan. When not following baseball, Eric spends his free time writing, watching movies, and enjoying California.

Admitted to the New York and California State Bar.

Eric G. Messinger