Eric Troutman

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

ERIC TROUTMAN is a Partner in the Southern California offices of Dorsey & Whitney LLP. Eric is one of the country’s prominent Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) defense attorneys, having served as lead defense counsel on over 30 nationwide TCPA class actions and having handled hundreds of individual TCPA cases. He also “wrote the book” on TCPA defense, having co-authored the nation’s first comprehensive practice guide on the subject. In addition, he has helped spearhead the banking industry’s push for TCPA clarity before the Federal Communications Commission and has assisted on numerous appeals addressing hot-button TCPA issues.


With such a deep litigation background, Eric helps his clients see the broader view and chart cohesive national litigation strategies that work. He works with a team of dedicated litigators and a nationwide network of local counsel to help defend banks and finance companies in litigation throughout the country, and has been admitted pro hac vice in nearly two dozen jurisdictions. He’s also an accomplished trial lawyer, having earned a multi-million dollar jury verdict and several defense verdicts for some of the country’s largest banks and finance companies.