Erik M.P. Black
Erik received a B.A. in Political Science, summa cum laude, from the University of Maine at Orono, where has was also elected to Phi Beta Kappa; he was named the Eugene Mawhinney Outstanding Student in Political Science, and he won the Oak Scholarship Award for Excellence in Public Speaking. He received his J.D. magna cum laude from the University of Maine Law School in 2010, where he was Production Editor of the Maine Law Review, and published a case note, Roy v. Bath Iron Works: Three Different Perspectives On An Unfortunate Situation, 61 Me. L. Rev. 552 (2009). After being admitted to the Maine Bar, he returned to Bangor and practiced as a solo practitioner until joining the firm.