Erik S. Tarrash, an Associate at Ford, Dean & Rotundo, joined the firm in 2015 as a Law School Intern. Mr. Tarrash focuses his practice in the areas of nursing home abuse and neglect, medical malpractice, and personal injury. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Tarrash obtained his undergraduate degree in Economics from the University of Florida, and both his JD and MBA degrees from the University of Miami.
During his time at the University of Miami, Mr. Tarrash was a member of the Charles C. Papy Jr., Moot Court Board. While participating in Moot Court, he demonstrated his refined trial advocacy skills by ranking second place in the John T. Gaubatz Moot Court Competition. Mr. Tarrash also served as the Board’s Executive Vice President. Furthermore, Mr. Tarrash won runner up Best Oralist at the Burton D. Wechsler First Amendment Moot Court Competition and was a finalist in the Frank A. Schreck Gaming Law Moot Court Competition.