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Erik D. Slechta

Senior Counsel

(213) 576-5000
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Ventura County
1000 Town Center Drive
Suite 300
Oxnard, CA 93036

Los Angeles
633 West Fifth Street
52nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

J.D., cum laude, Syracuse University College of Law, 1999

  • Syracuse Law and Technology Journal, founding member, Chief Article Editor
  • Journal of Legislation and Policy, Associate Editor

B.A., Economics, University of California, san Diego, 1996


Erik Slechta is Senior Counsel in the Los Angeles office of GRSM and is a member of the Employment Law practice group.  His practice focuses on all stages of litigation including pre-litigation investigations through trial and appeals including advising clients on policies and practices to avoid future litigation. 

Erik’s experience includes defending clients in a wide variety of cases including product liability, catastrophic injury, employment, and wrongful death claims. He also has experience defending companies related to asbestos claims and commercial litigation.

Erik has a broad range of corporate leadership experience with a deep understanding of how corporate departments, business processes and information and technology systems function. This experience allows him to efficiently gather, understand and filter relevant information and documentation needed to defend cases. This knowledge uniquely positions him as a valuable business partner in not only resolving cases, but also changing business processes or procedures to mitigate potential future liability exposure.


  • California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California