Eric L. Harry

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Eric L. Harry
Born (1958-12-02) December 2, 1958 (age 63)[1]
Ocean Springs, Mississippi, U.S.[1]
OccupationAuthor, lawyer[1][2]
Alma materVanderbilt University (B.A.), (M.B.A.), (J.D.)
Notable worksArc Light and Invasion
SpouseMarina (wife)[1]
Children2 sons, 1 daughter[1]

Eric L. Harry (born December 2, 1958) is an American author and lawyer, best known for his novels Arc Light and Invasion. He has also written Society of the Mind, along with Protect and Defend.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

Harry was born in Ocean Springs, Mississippi on December 2, 1958, and grew up in Laurel, Mississippi. He attended the Marion Military Institute and the Marine Military Academy. He also attended Vanderbilt University, earning a B.A. in 1980, an MBA in 1983, and a JD in 1984.[1]


Harry practiced mergers and acquisitions law in Houston, Texas as an associate at Bracewell & Patterson (now Bracewell & Giuliani), and a partner for Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Martin, and as a Vice President and Assistant General Counsel for Apache Corporation, a Senior Vice President and General Counsel of El Paso Exploration and Production Company, and an Executive Vice President of Acquisitions, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Sheridan Production Partners, which he co-founded upon leaving El Paso in 2006. Harry retired from the practice of law in 2014 to resume his writing career; he is due to release his next book Pandora: Outbreak in January 2018.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Harry is married to his wife, Marina and has two sons and one daughter.[1]


  • Harry, Eric L. (September 1994). Arc Light. ISBN 978-0515117929.
  • Harry, Eric L. (June 1996). Society of the Mind. ISBN 978-0060176945.
  • Harry, Eric L. (April 1, 1999). Protect and Defend. Berkley. ISBN 978-0425168141.
  • Harry, Eric L. (May 2000). Invasion. Berkley Pub Group. ISBN 0425171418.
  • Harry, Eric L. (January 2018). Pandora: Outbreak. Kensington Publishing Corp. ISBN 9781635730142.


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Eric L. Harry". Archived from the original on June 23, 2008. Retrieved June 23, 2008.
  2. ^ "Kensington Publishing Corp: Eric L. Harry". Kensington Books. Kensington Publishing Corp. Archived from the original on December 13, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2017.
  3. ^ "Pandora: Outbreak". Kensington Books. Kensington Publishing Corp. December 13, 2017. Archived from the original on December 13, 2017. Retrieved December 13, 2017.

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