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  • Tufts University, B.A. political science and history (2009) with thesis honors
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D. (2016)


  • District of Columbia
  • Pennsylvania

Eric A. Stahl

Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1 202.624.2731
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004-2595

Eric A. Stahl is an associate in Crowell & Moring’s Washington, D.C. office, practicing in the Mass Tort, Product, and Consumer Litigation Group.

Eric’s practice focuses on complex litigation for clients in the medical device, transportation, and waste industries. Eric also advises numerous clients on regulatory and litigation risks associated with new products. Recent experience includes:

  • Defending medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers in a number of product liability lawsuits. Drafting motions and briefs, interviewing employees, and composing discovery responses.
  • Counseling pharmaceutical and automotive manufacturers on the risks of adverse litigation and regulatory action.
  • Preparing clients for depositions, deposing an opposing party employee, and managing discovery in a commercial dispute in the waste industry.
  • Assisting in the successful appellate defense of a major consumer products manufacturer against unfair trade practice claims.

Eric’s pro bono practice includes the Voting Rights Act, indigent criminal defense, and appellate litigation under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction.

Before attending law school, Eric founded his own campaign consulting firm. He managed small teams of political professionals and provided political guidance to numerous clients, focusing on campaign finance, fundraising, and compliance.

During law school, Eric interned with the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office, where he represented the Commonwealth prosecuting misdemeanors in Municipal Court. Eric served as the online managing editor of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review, the membership chair for the American Constitution Society, and competed with the Mock Trial Team. He won the 2015 Philadelphia Public Policy Case Competition and the 2014 Regulatory Essay Competition.

Eric is currently representing Crowell & Moring in Legal Aid’s Loaned Associate Program. In this role, Eric will provide legal services for low-income tenants in Washington, D.C.


Admitted to practice: District of Columbia, Pennsylvania