Erika Rigsby is an Intake Specialist in Sanford Heisler Sharp’s Nashville office. Erika graduated from The University of Memphis where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. While in college, Erika took a particular interest in criminology, criminal justice and political psychology. She would later work as a victims’ advocate for a domestic and sexual assault intervention agency. It was in this role that Erika was exposed to the criminal court system working directly with several Assistant District Attorneys in court within the Upper Cumberland region of Tennessee. This piqued her interest in pursuing a career in law.
Erika decided to attend law school and graduated from Nashville School of Law in 2011. During and after law school, she worked as a paralegal gaining experience in family law, workers compensation, personal injury, employment discrimination, and labor law.
- J.D., Nashville School of Law, 2011
- B.A., University of Memphis