Erica Holzer, an attorney in Maslon's Litigation Group, will present at the Minnesota Lavender Bar Association's 14th Annual Conference on January 24, 2015. Erica's presentation, "Determining Parentage in Assisted Reproductive Technology Cases," will address the current gaps in state parentage statutes for children conceived via Assisted Reproductive Technology, how courts are deciding disputed parentage cases in the absence of clear guidance from the legislature, and how to assist clients navigate this sometimes complex legal landscape.
Erica Holzer is a member of Maslon's Litigation Group and focuses her practice in the areas of complex commercial disputes, product liability litigation, and appeals. Before joining Maslon, Erica served as a law clerk to the Honorable Matthew E. Johnson of the Minnesota Court of Appeals. She earned her law degree, summa cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law, where she served as the editor-in-chief of the William Mitchell Law Review. During law school, she was the recipient of the Minnesota Lavender Bar Association's Student Leadership Award and the William Mitchell "Student Award of Merit" at commencement. Prior to law school, Erica worked for several years as an account executive in a marketing firm.