Patrick Erker - Legal Counsel

Research Associate at Dan Evans Consulting



Current location

United States

Work category




Profile Activity

Personal Skills and Interests:

Concert pianist; Amateur boxer; Avid scuba diver; Lover of international travel with hopes to relocate abroad; Fly fisherman and fly tier; Upland bird hunter; And enjoy hiking, cooking, and kayaking.

Patrick Erker's Professional Experience

2011 - 2012

Dan Evans Consulting - Research Associate

Provide research assistance with municipal, state, and federal regulations pertaining to sustainable development, land restoration, and agricultural production.

Key Skills
Research Skills, Writing Skills, Analytical Skills, Communication Skills, Computer Skills
2010 - 2011

Milton Abrahams Legal Clinic - Attorney

Complete intake applications, conduct research and client/witness interviews prepare discovery, handle pre-trial motions and full-scale litigation.

Key Skills
Analytical Skills, Research Skills, Oral Communication Skills, Writing Skills
2009 - 2009

City of Tacoma's Prosecuting Attorney's Office - Legal Intern

Conduct witness/victim interviews, prepare case files for litigation, aid in the discovery process.

Key Skills
Research Skills, Writing Skills, Communication Skills, Analytical Skills.
2007 - 2008


Assisted in the diagnosis of various mechanic problems, helped with their repairs, serviced vehicles, and provided customer service and support.

Key Skills
Customer Service Mechanical Repairs Various mechanical skills, communication skills, problem solving skills.

Patrick Erker's Education and Qualifications


Masters/PostGrad - M.S.

Werner Institute For Negotiation and Dispute Resolution

Honors and Activities:

- Graduated Cum Laude
- Engaged in natural resource and land use conflict dispute resolution
- Member of the Nebraska Mediation Association, 2010-2012
- Member of the Washington Mediation Association, 2012-Present


PhD/Doctorate - J.D.,

Creighton University School of Law

Honors and Activities:

- Nebraska State Bar, admitted September, 2011
- Washington D.C. Bar, member by December, 2012
- 2009 Moot Court Champion (decided by S.C. Justice Scalia)
- Moot Court Individual Outstanding Oralist Award
- Moot Court Board 2010-2011
- National Moot Court Team 2010-2011
- Environmental Law Society 2009-2011
- Selected, 2011 Student Research Trip to the Dominican Republic
- Published Nebraska Appellate Court Opinion, 798 N.W.2d 131,2011


Bachelor/Degree - Political Science

University of Washington

Honors and Activities:

- Deans List
- Public Relations Office with the Multicultural Awareness Committee
- Pre law Society

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