Erika Carrasco leads the emerging technology team and is a partner at Field Law. As a litigator, Erika brings over 12 years of experience providing advice and representation to businesses in the insurance, construction, energy, and technology sectors. Erika has achieved success for her clients at all levels of court in Alberta. more recently, she has focused a significant part of her practice on helping clients navigate the dynamic legal, business and insurance landscape of emerging technologies and risks, including drones, cyber security, autonomous vehicles, blockchain, and AI.

Erika is one of few lawyers in Canada with a focus and experience in emerging technology – she is the only lawyer to have successfully argued an appeal of a charge against a drone operator in Canada under the Canadian aviation regulations. As a result of her unique experience and focus, Erika is sought after by the media and various industries to provide her insight on emerging technology law provincially, nationally and in the US.

You can reach Erika at [email protected]