Eric R. Mull

Eric R. Mull: Attorney with Drew Eckl & Farnham, LLP AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Drew Eckl & Farnham, LLP (116 Attorneys)
  • 303 Peachtree St. NE, Suite 3500, Atlanta, GA 30308
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Biography

Eric Mull has been practicing for 11 years in insurance defense litigation, with a focus in the areas of construction defect, professional malpractice, and first party property insurance matters. He represents his clients in their investigation and adjustment of large scale property claims and in defending his clients in coverage, bad faith litigation and arson, fraud, and property damage cases in State and Federal Courts in Georgia and the Southeastern United States. Eric’s clients include insurers, third-party administrators, and self-insureds. His practice includes handling all aspects of litigation, including conducting examinations under oath, taking and defending depositions, including those of expert witnesses, engaging in motions practice, trying cases, and appellate work.

Eric also has considerable experience in subrogation for various insurers, including large scale property loss, casualty, and workers’ compensation lien recovery.

In addition, Eric represents local, regional, and international banks and financial institutions. This work includes programs designed to maximize recovery initiatives and provide secure compliance with regulatory agencies and risk management standards.

Eric is also an honoree on the Georgia Rising Stars list, voted by his peers as one of Atlanta’s best lawyers. Only 2.5 percent of the attorneys in Georgia are honored on the Georgia Rising Stars list.

Related News, Publications & Presentations

Twelve Drew Eckl & Farnham Attorneys Selected for Georgia Super Lawyers and Rising Stars . Rising Star. February 2019.

Cyber Coverage May Be Affected by New and Traditional Defenses. Eric R. Mull and Karen Karabinos DRI The Voice Newsletter. May 2018.

Commercial and Residential Roof Issues. Presentation with attorneys Karen Karabinos and Sarah Smith at the Quarterly Property Breakfast Seminar Series at the Georgia Farm Bureau in Macon, Georgia. February 2016.

First Party Property DIV Claim: Federal District Court in Georgia Declines Request for Declaration that State Farm Homeowners Policies Provide Coverage for Future DIV Claims . Eric R. Mull. Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 27, No. 160. August 2015.

Forum Selection Clauses in Construction Contracts - Enforceable or Not? Eric R. Mull Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 26, No. 155. September 2014.

A Contractor's Own Work: An 'Occurrence' Under a CGL Policy? Eric R. Mull Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 25, No. 149. September 2013.

How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Pre-Suit Investigation by an Independent Adjuster. Eric R. Mull Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 24, No. 143. September 2012.

Spoliation of Evidence - Who Must Contemplate Litigation. Eric R. Mull Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 23, No. 137. September 2011.

Insurance Coverage: An Introduction To Chinese Drywall Claims. Eric R. Mull Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 22, No. 132. November 2010.

Subrogation Of UMBI, Personal Injury, And Medical Payments - When Allowed? A State By State Approach . Eric R. Mull Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 21, No. 126. November 2009.

A Global Offer Of Settlement From One Plaintiff To Multiple Defendants: Take It Or Leave It? Eric R. Mull. Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 20, No. 119. September 2008.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Construction Litigation
  • First Party Insurance Matters
  • General Liability
  • Subrogation
  • Cyber Insurance and Data Privacy

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
404-885-6164  Phone
www.deflaw.com
University Attended:
Berry College, B.S., Political Science, summa cum laude, 2004
Law School Attended:
Mercer University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2007
Year of First Admission:
2007
Admission:
All Georgia State and Federal Courts; USDC Northern Middle and Southern Districts; Georgia Court of Appeals; Supreme Court of Georgia
Memberships:

Memberships

International Association of Defense Counsel

Vice Chair of First Party Property Subcomittee of Insurance and Reinsurance Committee

American Bar Association

Defense Research Institute

Georgia Bar Association

Georgia Defense Lawyers Associate

Metro Fire Investigator Association

Southern Loss Association

Atlanta Bar Association

ISLN:
919631401

Peer Reviews

4.7/5.0 (15 reviews)
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    4.7/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.7/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.7/5.0
  • Communication

    4.7/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.7/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 03/02/17 in Professional Liability Defense

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 02/21/17 in General Liability

    Eric is a superb lawyer who hold himself to the highest standards. He is very well-respected in the community, and best of all, he is a great person. I'm honored to know him.

    Eric is a superb lawyer who hold himself to the highest standards. He is very well-respected in the community, and best of all, he is a great person. I'm honored to know him. Read less

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