Eric S Rossman

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Eric S. Rossman has dedicated his career to representing clients in employment law, medical malpractice and personal injury litigation in state and federal courts throughout the northwest.An Idaho native, he is a graduate of Boise State University (B.B.A., Business, 1989) and the University of Idaho (J.D., 1992).He is admitted to practice in all of Idaho’s state district courts, the Idaho Court of Appeals, the Idaho Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth and District of Columbia Circuits.Mr. Rossman has tried numerous cases to a judge and jury with great success and has recovered through trial or settlement an amount in excess of Fifty-Million dollars for his clients.  He is frequently called upon to speak before trade associations, Corporate HR representatives and attorneys regarding matters within his areas of expertise.Mr. Rossman routinely represents families who have suffered the impact of a birth injury. Cerebral palsy caused by hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy during labor and delivery is often caused by negligent care on behalf of the physician and/or hospital labor and delivery staff. Mr. Rossman has extensive knowledge, expertise and experience litigating substantial birth injury/Cerebral Palsy cases.He is a member of the Idaho Trial Lawyers Association, the National Employment Lawyers Association, the American Bar Association and the American Association for Justice.Important reported cases:

  • Hardenbrook et. al. v. United Parcel Service Inc., 9th Circuit United States Court of Appeals Opinion #’s: 11-35309; 11-353
  • Mann v. High Country Meats, Inc., 125 Idaho 357, 870 P.2d 1316 (1994);
  • Birt v. Surface Transportation Board et. al., 90 F.3d 580 (D.C. Cir. 1996);
  • First Security Bank N.A. v. Murphy, 131 Idaho 781, 964 P.2d 654 (1998);
  • Jen-Rath v. Kit Manufacturing Corp., 137 Idaho 330, 48 P.3d 659 (2002);
  • Zilog Inc. v. Corning, et. al., 450 F.3d 996 (9th Cir. 2006);
  • Gomez v. Mastec North America, Inc., 2008 U.S. App. LEXIS 14443, June 5, 2008;
  • Hoffman v. Securitas Security Services Inc., 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 68072 (Id. 2008);
  • Harrison v. St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center, 214 P.3d 631 (Idaho Supreme Court 2009)