Eric was raised in Queens, New York. He obtained a Bachelors of Art in Political Science from Binghamton University in 1982. He subsequently was awarded a Juris Doctorate, with honors, from the University of Miami School of Law in 1985. Eric established his own firm, Eric Dorsky, P.A., in 1988 and maintains his office in Davie, Florida. The primary focus of his practice is on Native American, gaming, real estate, business and financial matters. Eric is admitted to the bar in Florida, New York and the District of Colombia. He holds the highest rating, "AV Preeminent", from Martindale Hubbell, the nation's largest and oldest attorney rating agency. Eric is married with two children, one of whom has been diagnosed with autism.