Summer Law Clerk

Eric Abels joined Fishel Downey Albrecht & Riepenhoff in 2022 as summer law clerk. He is currently a rising third-year student at The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law, which he is attending on a full-tuition scholarship. Eric is an active member of the Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, the Student Bar Association, and the Federalist Society, among other organizations. He is on track to receive the college’s Certificate of Alternative Dispute Resolution upon graduation.

Eric is originally from Austin, Texas and, prior to enrolling at Moritz, graduated summa cum laude from the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in telecommunication and film. While attending undergraduate Eric worked in the sports broadcast industry, operating cameras and sideline reporting for various networks such as SEC Network, ESPN, CBS, and more. Despite settling in the Buckeye state, he is a proud fan of the Crimson Tide.