After graduating cum laude from the University of Houston with a Bachelor
of Arts, Erin Copeland went on to earn her Juris Doctor from South Texas
College of Law. She has been with Fibich, Leebron, Copeland, Briggs &
Josephson ever since, claiming a place as the only female partner. Erin
represents personal injury cases in both state and federal courts across
Erin is currently licensed to practice law in Texas and Missouri, as well
as the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, the Southern
District of Texas, the Eastern District of Texas, and other jurisdictions
by pro hac vice admission. She was recently honored to be admitted to
practice law in the United States Supreme Court, and has also been certified
as an Attorney Ad Litem in Texas.
Erin Copeland is proud to be the only female who served on both the Plaintiffs
Steering Committee in the Pradaxa federal multidistrict litigation pending
in the Southern District of Illinois and the federal transvaginal mesh
multidistrict litigation pending in the Southern District of West Virginia.
She is also the only female to be appointed as State-Federal Liaison Counsel
for the Pradaxa MDL. Erin was also recently appointed to the Essure Executive
Committee for California as a Judicial Council Coordinate Proceeding (JCCP).
Aside from handling a wide array of injury cases, Erin also manages transvaginal
mesh cases for Fibich, Leebron, Copeland, Briggs & Josephson. She
has even served as one of the lead lawyers in a
Florida transvaginal mesh case, which resulted in a favorable verdict for four injured women. She is
also part of a team of attorneys who represent hundreds of victims in
dangerous drug cases.