About Eric Rice
An Experienced Minnesota Criminal Defense Lawyer
Eric is a graduate of the University of Minnesota and Harvard Law School. In his legal career, Eric has focused on providing services in the areas of criminal defense, DWI defense, civil litigation, business transactions, and appellate representation.
Criminal Defense and DWI Defense
Eric has represented all manner of clients facing criminal matters. From traffic tickets to first-degree murder appeals, Eric has experience representing clients in challenging circumstances. Eric’s experience includes a first-degree murder postconviction appeal to the Minnesota Supreme Court, obtaining a not guilty verdict after a trial for DWI test refusal, and dramatically reducing a client’s sentence after the State improperly tried to classify him as a career criminal offender.
Effective Business Representation
Before starting his own practice, Eric worked at a large law firm handling corporate matters for Fortune 500 clients. Eric handled antitrust, class action, and commercial litigation matters. At the firm, Eric’s abilities were recognized, and he was given the rare opportunity to manage matters as a first- and second-year associate. As the owner of his own firm, Eric has helped numerous businesses with legal issues, including defending against a claim for over $300,000, drafting employment and sales contracts, and arguing an appeal concerning the violation of professional regulations.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectlyMartin Luther King, Jr
Quality Representation and Great Results for Clients
Throughout his legal career, Eric has worked hard to obtain great results for his client. Through his hard work, creative arguments, and dedication to detail, he has earned a reputation of excellence among his previous clients. In addition, to his legal experience, Eric has provided his legal analysis for blogs and was an Article Editor for the Harvard Journal of Law and Technology. In his free time, Eric enjoys writing and recording music and spending time with his family.