Eric C. Brumfield

Eric C. Brumfield


Primary Office: Sacramento, CA
Phone: 916-724-5700

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Eric C. Brumfield is an associate at the Sacramento Office of Koeller, Nebeker, Carlson & Haluck LLP. Mr. Brumfield presently handles general liability defense matters, including insurance defense litigation, business litigation, contract disputes, and personal injury. He also defends commercial truckers throughout northern California.

Mr. Brumfield attended Azusa Pacific University, where upon graduation in 2005, Eric was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Army. He served for seven years as a logistics officer in the 82nd Airborne Division and the 1st Special Forces Group.

In 2012, he left the Army at the rank of Captain and attended the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. While in law school, he served as a primary editor for the McGeorge Law Review and was an active member of the Military Law Society. He also spent a semester as a Certified Law Student in the Elder and Health Law Clinic where he had the opportunity to assist the elderly on legal issues unique to the aging population. He graduated with a concentration in Business Law.  

Outside of the office, he enjoys spending time with his amazing wife, Chelsea, and his two daughters. He also enjoys fantasy football and looks forward to watching the Los Angeles Dodgers return to the World Series.


  • Azusa Pacific University, 2005 - B.A. Business Administration
  • University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 2015 - J.D.

States Licensed to Practice:

  • State Bar of California, 2015
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, 2015

Professional Associations:

  • Defense Research Institute
  • Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California nd Nevada

Published Opinions/Articles:

  • Chapter 284: Deterring and Paying for Prank 911 Calls That Generate a SWAT Team Response, 45 McGeorge L. Rev. 585 (2014).

  • Comment, Armed Drones for Law Enforcement: Why it Might Be Time to Re-Examine the Current Use of Force Standard, 46 McGeorge L. Rev. 543 (2015).

Areas of Practice

  • Business Litigation
  • General Legal Defense
  • Government Tort Liability
  • Commercial Trucking and Transportation Defense Litigation