Erich Schmitz


San Francisco
t: 415.486.4209
f: 415.397.1513

Erich Schmitz
Erich focuses his practice on a variety of financing activities for non-profit organizations, banking institutions, and governmental issuers in a range of sectors including healthcare, social infrastructure, transportation, multi-family housing, and education.

Prior to joining Hawkins, Erich was an analyst at a rating agency and practiced law with a large U.S. city.

Professional Membership

  • National Association of Bond Lawyers

National Association of Bond Lawyers' Carlson Prize 




  • Iowa State University, B.F.A.
  • DePaul University College of Law, J.D., Staff Writer, DePaul Business & Commercial Law Journal

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • Illinois