Charles Eric Hintz
Lecturer in Law
Eric Hintz is an associate at Shapiro Arato Bach LLP, where he has represented clients in criminal appellate, post-conviction, and civil litigation matters. He previously served as a litigation associate at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, a research fellow at Penn Carey Law’s Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice, and a law clerk to Judge Kent A. Jordan of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and Judge Robert E. Payne of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Eric received his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law in 2017, where he graduated Order of the Coif and served as a notes editor on the Virginia Law Review. Prior to law school, he attained an M.A. in global security studies, summa cum laude, at Johns Hopkins University and a B.A. in economics at Emory University.
Eric’s research interests include criminal procedure, habeas and post-conviction review, jury decision-making, policing, sentencing, and the intersection between criminal and civil procedure.