Eric Gile

Merk & Gile
526 York Street
Newport, KY 41071
5134815678
www.merkandgilelaw.com


After graduating with honors from Chase College of Law in 2014, Eric began representing victims who suffered catastrophic injury and loss as a result of another's negligence. Since that time, Eric has focused his practice on representing those hurt from car accidents, commercial trucking accidents, pedestrian accidents, slip and fall incidents, and wrongful death claims.

Eric was named a Rising Star by SuperLawyers in 2020, the Top 40 under 40 by the American Society of Legal Advocates in 2017-2019, and was named on of the Ten Best in Ohio by the American Institute of PI Attorneys in 2018.

Prior to starting his own firm, Eric served as the Managing Attorney for five years at a firm in Cincinnati, Ohio.

PRACTICE AREAS:

Personal Injury - Plaintiff
Motor Vehicle Accidents - Plaintiff
Truck Accidents
Premise Liability - Plaintiff
Brain Injury
Animal Bites
Wrongful Death - Plaintiff

Education

Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Highland Heights, Kentucky
J.D. - 2014
Honors: magna cum laude
Honors: Dean's List
Honors: Graduated in top 6% of class
University of Kentucky
B.A. - 2011
Honors: magna cum laude
Honors: Gatton Honor Society
Honors: Dean's List
Honors: Departmental Honors in Marketing and Management
Major: Marketing
Major: Management

Bar Admissions

Ohio
Kentucky
U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky

Honors

Top 40 under 40 by the American Society of Legal Advocates
Ten Best in Ohio by the American Institute of PI Attorneys
Rising Start by SuperLawyers

Professional Associations

Ohio Bar Association
Cincinnati Bar Association
Northern Kentucky Bar Association, Present

Current Employment Position

Founding Partner, 11/01/2018