Eric Cantor is a dedicated and intelligent litigator who brings unwavering determination to every case. Eric’s passion for seeking justice for victims of sexual abuse drives his legal practice, and Eric is committed to achieving favorable outcomes for all of his clients. With a deep understanding of the complexities of civil lawsuits, Eric is relentless in his pursuit of justice, and he is honored to stand by his clients’ side in their time of need.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Eric’s legal journey began at James Madison High School, an institution that has produced remarkable legal minds including United States Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, United States Senator Bernie Sanders, and Judge Judith Sheindlin. Eric obtained his bachelor’s degree at the State University of New York at Albany, where he assumed the role of President of his Fraternity, the youngest in the chapter’s history, and led impactful community service and charitable initiatives, most notably for St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
Eric’s legal education continued at St. John’s University School of Law in Queens, New York, where he was honored to receive the James V. Mangano Scholarship and the Dean’s Award for Excellence. Throughout law school, Eric pursued various internships, including a judicial internship with the Supreme Court of the State of New York. These experiences afforded Eric a diverse background in criminal law, foreclosures, bankruptcy, and general civil practice, equipping Eric with a well-rounded perspective crucial for tackling complex legal challenges.
Since being admitted to practice law in the State of New York in 2018, Eric has consistently demonstrated an unwavering commitment to his clients. Eric has represented hundreds of clients in a broad spectrum of civil personal injury cases. As an aggressive litigator and a zealous negotiator, Eric leverages his skills to secure the best possible outcomes for his clients both inside and outside the courtroom.
At the core of Eric’s legal practice is a deep dedication to his clients’ needs. Eric takes immense pride in fostering open communication, ensuring that his clients are well-informed at every step of their legal journey. Eric’s unyielding advocacy for those who have suffered due to the negligence of others drives him to tirelessly pursue justice on their behalf. With his proven track record of success and his commitment to fighting for the rights of victims, Eric is honored to contribute to Horowitz Law’s mission of delivering justice to survivors of sexual abuse through civil litigation.
- St. John’s University School of Law, Queens, New York
- Honors: James V. Mangano Scholarship
- Honors: Dean’s Award for Excellence
- State University of New York, Albany
- New York