Eric C. Trosch
Eric Trosch, a partner in Conrad Trosch & Kemmy, is a Board-Certified Family Law Specialist, one of fewer than 200 lawyers statewide to achieve this distinction from the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. His focus is on family law and general civil litigation.
Eric's Practice Areas Include:
The first recipient of the annual American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers’ Award for outstanding contribution to the advancement of matrimonial law, Eric assisted Professor Suzanne Reynolds of Wake Forest University with her research for the treatise, Lee’s North Carolina Family Law. He was appointed to the Domestic Court Committee of the Mecklenburg County Courts in 2002 and has been integral in drafting local rules and forms for Mecklenburg County as well as major revisions of those rules.
Eric was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2012.
Eric is also an active member of the Family Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association, and is currently serving a three year term as as a Council Member. He has been appointed to serve on the statewide Collaborative Law Committee. As a member of the Mecklenburg County Bar, he has coordinated and presented at the biannual Family Law Section custody seminar and, for numerous years, chaired the Mecklenburg County Swearing-in Ceremony Committee. Eric is a member of the executive steering committee of the Mecklenburg Collaborative Family Law Practice Group and is certified to practice Collaborative Law.
Eric graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received his law degree from Wake Forest University School of Law. He is proficient in German, a skill he learned during studies at the University of Tübingen in Germany.
Eric’s wife, Elizabeth Trosch, is a Mecklenburg County District Court Judge. Along with his brothers, Bill Trosch and District Court Judge Louis A. Trosch, Jr., Eric is the third generation of attorneys to practice in his family’s law firm. He is the grandson of T.C. Conrad and the son of Lou and Minette Trosch.
About Eric Trosch:
Wake Forest University, J.D., 2002
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 1996
North Carolina, 2002
U.S. District Court, Western District of North Carolina
MEMBERSHIPS AND AFFILIATIONS
North Carolina State Bar
North Carolina Bar Association Family Law Section
Mecklenburg County Bar
Mecklenburg Collaborative Law Group
Wake Forest Alumni Association
North Carolina Bar Association Family Law Section Council Member
Former Chair, Mecklenburg Young Lawyers Division Swearing in Committee
Former Participant, Mecklenburg Bar Silent Partner Program
Former Member, Statewide Committee for Collaborative Law
Lawyer Mentor, Mecklenburg County Bar
Treasurer for the Honorable Louis A. Trosch District Court Judge Campaign
Member, Campaign Committee to Reelect the Honorable Elizabeth T. Trosch
Member, Medearis HOA Board Architectural Review Committee
Volunteer, E.E. Waddell Language Academy
Member, PTSA, Advocacy Chair, E.E. Waddell Language Academy
Member, Hood Hargett Breakfast Club
Member, Christ Lutheran Church
Volunteer, Room at The Inn Project
Volunteer, East Mecklenburg Action Committee to Support East Mecklenburg
Member, Men for Change Domestic Violence Awareness Committee
Coach, Charlotte Junior Soccer Team
Coach, YMCA Basketball Team
Assistant Coach, Sardis Baseball Team
Good Fellows Annual Fundraising Event
Martin Luther King Junior High School/Citizen Schools Teacher
Mecklenburg County Courthouse Student Mock Trial
West Charlotte Alumni Basketball Benefit
PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS
Course Planner and Moderator for Mecklenburg Court Bar Family Law Section’s
Continuing Legal Education Seminar “What About the Kids?” 2005
Co-author, Contempt- Civil and Criminal, "Hot Topics for the Advanced Family Law
Paralegal", 2011 (Read more)
Guest Lecturer in Collaborative Law, Charlotte School of Law
Numerous presentations to local psychological groups on the topics of Collaborative
Law and Responding to Subpoenas.
AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
Recipient, North Carolina Chapter, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers,
Student Advancement of Matrimonial Law Award, 2002
Member of 1991 4A North Carolina High School Basketball State Champion,
West Charlotte High School
Co-Captain of 1992 4A North Carolina High School Basketball State Champion,
West Charlotte High School