Erin McCampbell focuses her practice on appellate litigation. She practices in federal and state appellate courts and serves as a member of the Second Circuit Court of Appeal’s CJA panel, as well as the assigned-counsel program for the New York Court of Appeals. Ms. McCampbell draws from her significant experience as a former law clerk to federal district and circuit judges to guide her clients through the appellate process. Clients benefit from her intimate understanding of the judicial decision making process and skillful legal writing.

In addition to Ms. McCampbell’s clerkships, prior to joining Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria, she was a litigation associate in Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman’s New York Office.

Awards and Recognitions

Super Lawyers “Rising Stars”
Named to Upstate New York Super Lawyers “Rising Stars;” no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in any state have this distinction

Clerkships

  • Honorable Robert E. Cowen, Senior Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • Honorable Dora L. Irizarry, District Judge for the Eastern District of New York
  • Honorable Kiyo A. Matsumoto, District Judge for the Eastern District of New York

Education

  • Washington and Lee University of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2006
    Senior Articles Editor, Law Review
    Law Review-Law Council Award for Best Student Note
  • State University of New York at Albany, B.A., summa cum laude, 2001

Publications

  • Tipping the Scales: Seeking Death Through Comparative Value Arguments, 63 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 379 (2006)

Speaking Engagements

  • Panelist for CLE, Writing the Winning Brief: Tips from the Bench and Bar

Bar & Court Admissions

  • State of New York
  • United States District Court, Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court, Western District of New York
  • United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Indiana

Professional Activities

  • Member, the Board of Directors of the Western New York Chapter of the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York