Eric C. Holzapfel


Eric is a member of the Litigation Department, focusing his practice on commercial litigation. He has extensive experience litigating general business disputes, employment matters and construction issues, including cases involving insurance coverage for defective construction allegations. Eric is a frequent speaker at construction law seminars, and also has lectured before the Ohio State Bar Association on real estate fraud issues.

Prior to joining Dinsmore, Eric practiced at The Drew Law Firm in Cincinnati. Eric also previously served as the Managing Partner at Wood & Lamping LLP.


  • Emory University School of Law  (J.D., 1971)
  • Denison University  (B.A., 1968)

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Southern District of Ohio
  • Northern District of Ohio
  • Eastern District of Kentucky
  • Southern District of Indiana
  • Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals


  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association, Construction Law, Common Pleas and Joint Committee – Board of Realtors
  • Village of Indian Hill, Personnel Committee
  • Indian Hill Episcopal Presbyterian Church, Counsel


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