Eric P. Bernard

Eric P. Bernard

Partner
Location:
Manchester, New Hampshire
Phone:
603-836-0257
Fax:
603-626-8490
Email:
Eric Bernard is a Graduate of the College of the Holy Cross, Naval Aviation Officer Candidate School and the Catholic University of America's Columbus School of Law. His practice focuses on the defense of workers' compensation matters for insurers and self-insureds. Eric is the defense Member of the New Hampshire Compensation Appeals Advisory Board and is active in the National Workers' Compensation Defense Network. He is former Chair of the Bedford, NH Zoning Board of Adjustment and a current Director of Granite State Senior Games, Inc.

Areas of Practice

  • Workers' Compensation
  • Personal injury
  • Insurance coverage

Bar Admissions

  • New Hampshire, 1982
  • U.S. District Court District of New Hampshire, 1982

Education

  • Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1982
    • Honors: American Juris Prudence Book Award, Criminal Law
  • College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, Massachusetts
    • B.S. - 1975

Honors and Awards

  • ABA College of Workers' Compensation Lawyers-Fellow
  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV® Preeminent™ Rating

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Workers' Compensation Defense Network, Member, 2010 - Present
  • ABA College of Workers' Compensation Lawyers, Fellow, 2016 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Wiggin & Nourie, PA, Partner, 1982 - 1996

Pro Bono Activities

  • Granite State Senior Games, Inc. - Director, 2016 - Present
  • New Hampshire Compensation Appeals Advisory Board-Defense Member, 2015 - Present
  • New Hampshire Human Rights Commission-Mediator, 2008 - Present
  • Bedford, New Hampshire Zoning Board of Adjustment - Chair, 2007 - 2016
  • New Hampshire Superior Court Neutral/Mediator, 1987 - 2008