Erica Spurlock


TEL: 602.263.7304
FAX: 602.200.7884
Legal Assistant: Wendy Mungai

Erica Spurlock focuses her litigation practice in the areas of automobile, commercial trucking, and other personal injury, wrongful death and general liability defense. Additionally, Erica represents healthcare providers involved in mental health cases, overseeing Court Ordered Treatment Plans, and other Title 36 matters. Erica was a summer law clerk for Jones, Skelton & Hochuli and has practiced with the firm since she was licensed in 2015.  In her practice, she has obtained favorable outcomes for many of her clients through motion practice, settlement negotiations, arbitrations, and trials in state and federal court.

Outside of the office, Erica enjoys cheering for the Green Bay Packers, doting on her dogs, and expanding her culinary abilities with her husband and step-son. Erica also coaches girls’ basketball teams, speaks conversational French and was a member of Tufts University’s Alpine Ski Team, racing slalom and giant slalom.

  • JSH attorneys Mike Halvorson and Erica Spurlock obtained a defense verdict in a wrongful death, personal injury, and negligent infliction of emotional distress lawsuit stemming from a two-vehicle accident. Lesmeister v Gauthier. Read the full case summary here.
  • JSH attorneys Mike Halvorson and Erica Spurlock obtained a unanimous defense verdict in a highly publicized wrongful death lawsuit stemming from a vehicle-pedestrian accident. Brown v. Dembow. Read the full case summary here.

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Defense Research Institute (DRI), Young Lawyers Committee, Member
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel (AADC), Member

Professional Recognition & Awards

  • Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2020-2022
  • Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch®, Insurance Law, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Product Liability Litigation – Defendants, Transportation Law, 2023

Presentations & Publications


Boston University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2015
          Dean’s Award First Amendment, Journal of Science and Technology

Tufts University, B.A., Political Science and Art History, cum laude, 2012
          Dean’s List


Arizona, 2015
U.S. District Court, District of Arizona