Ms. Erin Masin was born in Fairfax, Virginia. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a double major in Foreign Affairs and French Language and Literature in 2003. She received her Juris Doctor from the Emory University School of Law in 2010.
During law school, Ms. Masin was a Notes and Comments Editor for the Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal. Her article, “The Patient Care Obudsman: Taking Cost out of Patient Care Considerations” was selected for publication, and can be found at 26 Emory Bankr.
Dev. J. 91 (2009). Ms. Masin was a recipient of the Dean’s Public Interest Award, the Pro-Bono Medal, and was an EPIC Grant recipient for two years. As a law student, MS. Masin completed internships with the Georgia Innocence Project, Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Alexandria Public Defender, and Dekalb Public Defender.
Ms. Masin began her legal career as a Deputy State Public Defender in Greeley, Colorado, where she gained extensive courtroom and trial experience while representing clients charged with a variety of offenses, from driving under the influence to attempted murder.
Upon her return to Virginia in 2013, Ms. Masin was an associate at a private law firm, handling and taking to trial a variety of personal injury cases, including auto accidents, premises liability, and slip and fall cases.