Erin Huntington

Erin Huntington

Erin Huntington is a trial and appellate lawyer in Nixon Peabody’s Complex Commercial Disputes practice group. He represents a diverse set of clients in a variety of commercial disputes before state and federal courts.

What do you focus on?

My practice is focused on complex commercial disputes in state and federal courts, representing clients in various industries in all phases of litigation, mediation, and arbitration. I represent businesses in a diverse range of matters, including statewide class actions, corporate and partnership mergers and dissolutions, labor and employment disputes, health care litigation, and trade secrets actions. My wide-ranging practice allows me to handle a variety of commercial disputes, develop creative strategies for resolution, and ensure that cases run smoothly and efficiently in order to maximize value for my clients.

What do you see on the horizon?

Rapid and exponential growth in technology continually redefines ideas of privacy and access to information. Employers and individuals alike are utilizing innovative mechanisms for achieving unprecedented levels of interconnectivity. The evolution of these tools often outpaces the framework intended to govern such interactions, resulting in uneven regulation and uncertainty. It will be crucial to maintain both an attentiveness to developments in the law and to seek creative solutions to navigate this ever-changing landscape.


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Twin Bridges, County Waste fight in court over tactics

Albany Business Review | December 21, 2020

Albany Complex Commercial Disputes partner Bill Reynolds and associate Erin Huntington are mentioned in this article for representing County Waste in a suit against Scott Earl, owner of Twin Bridges Waste and Recycling LLC, for poaching customers by making false and disparaging statements and other unlawful tactics.

New Questions Arise Following the Latest Ruling on MLMIC Distributions

New York Law Journal | May 29, 2020

Albany Complex Commercial Disputes partner Dan Hurteau and associate Erin Huntington contributed this article on the rise in abundance of dispute resolution as a result of the conversion of the Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company (MLMIC) from a mutual to a stock insurance company.


Erin Huntington



Phone: 518-427-2748

Fax: 833-914-0638

University of California, Davis School of Law, J.D., Managing Editor, Journal of International Law and Policy; Staff Editor, Business Law Journal

Oberlin College, B.A.

New York




Erin received a 2021 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch recognition for Commercial Litigation.

Erin was selected to the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list in Business and Corporate Law for 2018 and 2019. This peer designation is awarded to a select number of accomplished attorneys in each state. The Rising Stars selection process takes into account peer recognition, professional achievement in legal practice, including verdicts, settlements, awards, pro bono work, and other cogent factors.

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