Eric Tarbox

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Eric Tarbox

Principal Assistant Attorney General
Workers’ Compensation Section

Office: 614-466-6696
Eric joined the Ohio Attorney General’s Office in 1997.  He served as a taskforce attorney in the Ohio Organized Crime Investigations Commission before joining the Workers’ Compensation Section in 2005.

Prior to joining the Ohio Attorney General’s Office, Eric served as an Assistant Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney.  While an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Eric tried numerous felony cases.

Before he joined the Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Eric was a FBI Special Agent, in the Columbus Resident Agency.  He was assigned to the Narcotics and White Collar Crime Squad.

Eric served on active duty in the U.S. Army, in the Ohio Army National Guard and in the Army Reserve.  He retired in November 2014 with the rank of Colonel.

  • State of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • Canisius College, B.A., History (cum laude), 1976
  • University of Notre Dame, J.D., 1983