Erin S. Zimmerman


(212) 612-4981
88 Pine Street, 28th floor
Wall Street Plaza
New York, NY 10005

Based in the firm’s New York office, Erin is experienced in all phases of civil litigation from case inception through trial and appeal. Her practice also focuses on representing insurers in an array of professional liability lines, including directors & officers liability and errors & omissions.

She has counseled clients in a variety of cases pending in the state and federal courts of New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, including catastrophic injury, construction defect, products liability, nursing home malpractice and insurance coverage. Erin also handles coverage litigation for matters arising out of professional liability lines. 

Erin joined Coughlin Duffy in October 2013 after having nearly 10 years of experience at regional and national law firms.  

She is dedicated to comprehensive but efficient case resolution, and seeks to minimize or eliminate her clients' exposure.  She works closely with employers, insurers and insureds in early development of the facts in order to promptly craft litigation strategies.


Awards and Honors

Selected for inclusion in New York Metro Super Lawyers Rising Stars (2015, 2016, 2017)


Member, New Jersey State Bar Association

Member, New York State Bar Association

Member, Pennsylvania State Bar Association

Member, American Bar Association