Erica J. Hashimoto is a Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center where she serves as the Director of the Appellate Litigation Program. She has litigated before the United States Courts of Appeals for the D.C., Eleventh, and Fourth Circuits. Prior to joining the Georgetown faculty, she was the Allen Post Professor of Law at the University of Georgia.While there, she started an appellate litigation clinic that accepted appointments from federal courts of appeals, and she was named a Josiah Meigs Professor, the university’s highest teaching honor.
Prior to teaching at the University of Georgia, Professor Hashimoto was an assistant federal public defender in Washington, D.C.She also clerked for the Honorable David S. Tatel of the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and for the Honorable Paul L. Friedman of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.
"Trump indictments in DC, Georgia see overlapping charges, complications: Experts," coverage on ABC News, August 23, 2023, featuring Professor Erica Hashimoto.
"The Back Road: Death threats and the ongoing terror campaign," coverage in The Island Now, January 12, 2022, featuring Professor Erica Hashimoto.
"Why some alleged Capitol rioters are acting as their own attorneys," coverage by NPR, October 27, 2021, featuring Associate Dean Erica Hashimoto.
"John Pierce Represents More Capitol Riot Defendants Than Anyone. Should He?" coverage by NPR, September 8, 2021, featuring Associate Dean Erica Hashimoto.