Erica A. Ashton


Erica is an associate who focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation.  Before joining Dinsmore, Erica served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Gregory F. Van Tatenhove in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky.  Her experience as a law clerk gave her valuable insight into federal litigation, which she uses to assist clients in a broad variety of legal issues.  She received her J.D. from the University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law.


  • University of Kentucky College of Law  (J.D., magna cum laude, 2021)
    • Order of the Coif
    • Editor-in-Chief, Kentucky Law Journal Volume 109
    • CALI Awards: Constitutional Law II, State Constitutional Law, Crime and Punishment (Federal Sentencing)
  • University of Kentucky  (B.A., summa cum laude, 2018)

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky