Erica Williams represents both commercial users of real estate and developers, buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants in a variety of commercial real estate issues and transactions. A former in-house real estate attorney for Simon Property Group and Finish Line, Erica knows how to grow and manage real estate portfolios on a national scale. She brings sharp business instincts and risk management skills to every client partnership.

Erica has represented clients of many sizes in a variety of real estate acquisitions, dispositions and development and redevelopment projects nationwide. She has particular experience representing convenience store operators and motor fuel distributors in property acquisitions and redevelopment transactions. Erica has represented regional and national tenants throughout the United States, including office, big box, department store and restaurant uses. She has been involved in the acquisition and disposition of multi-family housing projects, and she assisted lenders and borrowers in negotiating commercial loan transactions.


Bar Admissions


Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana


Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
J.D. magna cum laude, Order of the Barristers, Indiana Law Review (articles editor) (1999)

Indiana University
B.A. in Telecommunications, with highest distinction, Phi Beta Kappa (1990)

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Indianapolis Bar Association
  • International Council of Shopping Centers (2013-present)

Civic Activities

  • Irvington United Methodist Church
  • Mt. Vernon Band of Marauders Booster Clun


Awards Methodology


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