Practical &  Affordable 
Conflict Resolution and Employment PracticesConsulting

Who We Are
​​Erin McCoy Alarcon provides quality, effective, and affordable dispute resolution and consulting services to help individuals, businesses and organizations manage, reduce and resolve conflicts. 

A graduate of Mount Holyoke College and Northeastern School of Law, Ms. Alarcon draws on her extensive legal advocacy experience, as well as life experience, to help parties explore their strengths and weaknesses, consider potential and likely outcomes, and find common interests and ground.  Ms. Alarcon brings calm and focused attention to detail to each mediation, has a keen ability to see all sides of a matter, and the diligence to reach resolution.  Ms. Alarcon's current mediation practice centers around employment, personal injury, contract, and family/divorce mediation.  She also offers other forms of conflict management and resolution, as well as various workplace trainings and employment practices counseling.
​​Bar Admissions​​

​New Hampshire; Massachusetts; United States District Court- MA; United States District Court- NH

Presentations

​Massachusetts 40 Hour Mediation Training, Suffolk University Law School, Coach
Massachusetts 40 Hour Mediation Training, Boston College Law School, Coach
​Housing and Disability Law Basics, Stoneham Disability Commission, Presenter
Mediation Tips for Practioners CLE, New Hampshire Women's Bar Association, Presenter
Employment Law Basics, Stoneham Chamber of Commerce, Presenter
Mass Pay Business Conference, "Growing Your Workforce," Panelist
Intro to Entrepreneurship, Suffolk University, Guest Lecturer
Practice Tips for Litigation Paralegals, New Hampshire Paralegal Association, Panelist

Publications

ABA's Wage & Hour Laws, A State-by-State Survey; New Hampshire Chapter (2009-2017)
The New ADA Regulations, For the Defense (August 2012)
ABA's Wage & Hour Laws, A State-by-State Survey; Massachusetts Chapter (2008)

Awards

Rising Star, SuperLawyers Massachusetts (2013-2015)
Super Lawyers Massachusetts (2016)

Affiliations

New Hampshire Bar Association; Workers Compensation Section (Member, 2004-2014; Clerk, 2005-2006; Vice Chair, 2006-2007; Chair, 2007-2008), Employment Law Section  (Member 2014-Present)
New Hampshire Women's Bar Association (Board Member, 2006-2011; Secretary, 2010-2011)
Massachusetts Women's Bar Association
New England Conflict Resolution Association
Stoneham Chamber of Commerce
Woburn Business Association
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Community and Pro Bono Involvement

Ms. Alarcon is passionate about the work of Episcopal City Mission, a faith-based organization in Boston, Massachusetts that promotes economic and social justice throughout Massachusetts, with a special emphasis on the urban poor and oppressed.  She has had the honor of being part of Episcopal City Mission's Board of Directors since 2009.  She has previously served as the Vice Chair and Chair of the Board.  She current serves as a member at large. 

In her spare time, Ms. Alarcon enjoys spending time with her husband and three sons, and cheering for the boys at soccer and karate events.  After two of her sons were diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Ms. Alarcon has also become an advocate for autism acceptance and disability rights, and serves as a member of her town's Disability Commission.   She also enjoys yoga, zumba, hiking, reading, and writing. 

Languages


Spanish.