Erin E. Karzmer Senior Associate General Counsel

Before joining Ohio State, Erin was senior counsel at the law firm of Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP in Columbus, Ohio and Jones Day in Cleveland, Ohio, a partner at the law firm of Testa, Hurwitz & Thibeault LLP in Boston, Massachusetts, and an associate at Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York, New York.

Areas of Primary Responsibility

  • Business Transactions
  • Technology Commercialization

Professional Associations

  • National Association of College and University Attorneys

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • New York
  • Massachusetts
  • Columbus Bar Association


  • New York University School of Law J.D.
  • University of Notre Dame B.S. summa cum laude


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