Erica J. Stutman

Erica J. Stutman: Attorney with Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.
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  • One Arizona Center, 400 East Van Buren Street, Suite 1900, Phoenix, AZ 85004
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Erica J. Stutman concentrates her practice on commercial litigation. She has represented individuals and a wide range of businesses, including financial institutions, real estate and title companies, insurance companies, small businesses and others. Erica has experience in a variety of commercial litigation matters, including lender liability claims regarding mortgage practices and foreclosure, disagreements among business partners, insurance bad faith claims, real estate title disputes, lien priority challenges, contract disputes, fraud actions and negligence claims. Erica has worked on numerous cases in the financial services field, where she has defended national institutions in actions involving claims of alleged wrongful foreclosure, loan servicing errors, breach of loan modification agreements, the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), attacks on the mortgage industry and claims related to mortgage recording fees. She earned both her J.D. and B.S. magna cum laude from Northwestern University.

Representative Presentations and Publications

• Privacy and Data Security: Challenges and Opportunities for Credit Unions, Presenter, Arizona Credit Union CEO Roundtable, Chandler, AZ (May 8, 2013)
• Competing Concerns of Covenants Not To Compete, Presenter, Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, Phoenix, AZ (Dec. 14, 2016)

Professional Recognition and Awards

•Southwest Super Lawyers , Rising Stars Edition, Business Litigation (2016-2017)

Community Involvement

•Cardozo Society Committee (2017-present)
•American Liver Foundation, Desert Southwest Division (2016-present)
•Advisory Board of Directors
•Scottsdale League for the Arts, Member (2015-present)
•Arizona Humane Society, Compassion with Fashion Committee (2013-2014)

Other Professional Experience

•Snell & Wilmer L.L.P., Associate, Las Vegas, NV (2007-2011)
•Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, Summer Associate (2006)
•Sidley Austin LLP, Summer Associate (2005)
•Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, Real Estate Paralegal (2003-2004)

Related News & Events

Apr 12
Southwest Super Lawyers 2017 Recognizes 69 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys

May 23
American Liver Foundation Desert Southwest Division Welcomes Snell & Wilmer Attorney Erica Stutman to Board of Directors

Apr 11
Southwest Super Lawyers 2016 Recognizes 73 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys

Dec 22
Snell & Wilmer Elects New Partners and Counsel

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Condemnation/Eminent Domain
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
602.382.6230  Phone
University Attended:
Northwestern University, B.S., Speech, magna cum laude, Golden Key International Honor Society, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, National Dean's List, Majors in Theater and Communications, 2002
Law School Attended:
Northwestern University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Dean's List, Northwestern University Law Review, 2007
Year of First Admission:
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; United States District Court, District of Arizona; United States District Court, District of Nevada; Supreme Court of Arizona; Arizona; Nevada; Supreme Court of Nevada

Professional Memberships and Activities

•American Bar Association
•Business Law Section
•Vice Chair, Partnerships and Alternative Business Entities Subcommittee
•Maricopa County Bar Association

Birth Information:
Plantation, Florida
Representative Transactions: Representative Transactions; Representation of lenders on secured commercial lending in connection with real estate developments and acquisitions; Representation of companies and individuals in connection with the acquisition and development of resort, residential and commercial real estate projects in Arizona; Representation of landlords and tenants in the negotiation and documentation of office and retail space leases; Representation of a publicly held company in connection with real estate aspects of its retail operations across the U.S.; Prepared arguments for a multinational corporation against a revocation of a purchase order by the U.S. government in light of its rights under NAFTA Chapter 10 Government Procurement

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    One Arizona Center , 400 East Van Buren Street, Suite 1900
    Phoenix, AZ 85004

    602.382.6230 Phone

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