Secretary, Board of Directors
Eric Schnapp is a Senior Associate at Alston & Bird LLP, specializing in complex commercial litigation, with extensive trial experience around the country. Eric has been recognized by Georgia Super Lawyers as a 2017 and 2018 Rising Star, and was part of the trial team that won the CVN Top Defense Verdict of 2016. He is a regular presenter to law students and new attorneys on ways to find success in their new careers. As an entrepreneur, Eric has successfully created multiple businesses, in the areas of audio-visual equipment to consumer rehabilitation products.
Before joining Alston & Bird, Eric earned his J.D. from Emory University, where he was part of the Emory International Law Review and a vice justice in the Phi Alpha Delta society. While in law school, he served as an intern at the Office of the DeKalb County, Georgia Solicitor General and to the Honorable T. Jackson Bedford in the Fulton County, Georgia Superior Court. Eric earned his M.B.A. with concentrations in finance and strategy and his B.A. in economics from Vanderbilt University.