Erica J. Dominitz

Partner

Erica Dominitz focuses her practice on insurance coverage issues. She has experience representing corporate policyholders in insurance coverage matters, both in negotiations with insurance companies and in litigation at the trial and appellate levels in federal and state courts. Ms. Dominitz has represented corporate policyholders in a wide range of matters, including disputes concerning coverage for property damage and business interruption losses resulting from hurricanes, terrorist attacks, fires, explosions, and other events, and for liability arising from alleged environmental harm and directors’ and officers’ activities.

Ms. Dominitz is a member of the firm's Pro Bono Committee. She is a member of the Washington, D.C. team recognized as a Tier 1 practice in Insurance Recovery in 2011 by U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms." Ms. Dominitz was also recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for Insurance Law in 2013, 2014 and 2015. She has been recognized as a 2013, 2014 and 2015 Washington, D.C. “Super Lawyer” in the area of Insurance Coverage by Super Lawyers magazine.

Professional & Community Activities

Washington Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs, Board of Directors

Employment Practices Liability Insurance Subcommittee, ABA Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee, Co-Chair

District of Columbia Bar Association, Member

D.C. Bar Community Economic Development Pro Bono Project Advisory Committee, Chair

D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program, Strategic Assessment Task Force, Member

D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program, Strategic Assessment Task Force, Community Economic Development Working Group, Chair

New York State Bar Association, Member

Georgetown University Law Center, American Criminal Law Review, Senior Articles and Notes Editor

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D. (1996)
  • Brandeis University, B.A. (1992)
    cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • New York

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Striving to give my clients and my colleagues the highest levels of support, commitment and enthusiasm so we can collectively build and maintain strong relationships, solve problems and create good law.

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Washington, DC, 20005-2018
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Erica J. Dominitz

Experience Highlights

Insurance coverage litigation for a government contractor regarding losses resulting from Hurricane Katrina
The firm represented a government contractor in litigation, successfully settled, regarding coverage for catastrophic property damage and business more
AFL-CIO proceedings for various international labor unions
Represented various international labor unions in proceedings before the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations more
Litigation seeking stop loss reinsurance coverage for health and welfare plan that paid a large benefits claim
Represented a health and welfare plan in litigation regarding stop loss reinsurance coverage for a large benefits claim paid to a plan member. more
Environmental coverage litigation for a major electrical equipment manufacturer
Represented a major electrical equipment manufacturer in environmental coverage litigation. more