Erin McGahey is a Partner at Sinunu Bruni LLP specializing in toxic tort litigation with extensive experience in asbestos litigation, products liability and employment litigation.
Ms. McGahey received her J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York City in 1998, and was a member of the Criminal Law Clinic during her third year. She received her B.A. in Law & Society, with an emphasis in Criminal Justice, from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1993. Prior to working in civil litigation, Ms. McGahey worked for The Legal Aid Society, Criminal Defense Division, in Manhattan where she tried several felony and misdemeanor cases.
Ms. McGahey is admitted to California and New York. She is a member of the DRI, Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada (ADCNCN) and National Cannabis Bar Association. She served as a Chairperson of the Toxic Tort Sub-Law Committee for the ADCNCN between 2010 and 2016 and organized annual seminars for presentations to its members. She is the published author of "Unsettled - Inside the Strange World of Asbestos Lawsuits" in the Spring 2018 edition of Defense Comment.
Outside the office she participates in several charitable organizations dedicated to raising money to find a cure for breast cancer.