Fred L. Herman

Fred L. Herman (New Orleans, Louisiana)

Fred L. Herman

Attorney in New Orleans, LA
Lecturer: Management Seminar, "The Law of Redhibition," The Implied Warranty at Law, 1983 and 1984; Civil Trial Practice, Paralegal Institute, University of New Orleans, 1980. Adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy, 1982- and Special Instructor, ATLA National Moot Court Team, 1985, Tulane University School of Law. Instructor, Civil Pleadings in State Courts, Loyola School of Law, 1992-. Commissioner, New Orleans Public Belt Railroad, 1983-. Member, Jefferson Parish Child Abuse Advocacy Program, 1980-1981. Special Counsel, City Council, City of New Orleans, 1984. Special Counsel, City of New Orleans, 1985. Special Counsel, Board of Tax Assessors, City of New Orleans, 1985. Member, Louisiana Supreme Court Approved List of Mediators for Civil District Court, Orleans Parish. Mediator, Certified by American Arbitration Association, 1994-. Arbitrator: Louisiana State Bar Association Panel of Arbitrators; American Arbitration Association Panel of Arbitrators. Member, American Arbitration Association. Counsel to: Dale N. Atkins; Leon Cannizzaro, Orleans Parish District Attorney. Clerk of Court, Orleans Parish Civil District Court.
504-322-1279 504-322-1279
Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 5.0 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Civil Practice
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration
  • Administrative Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Business Transactions
  • Litigation
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Real Estate
  • Probate
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Commercial Lease Disputes
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Government Relations
  • Business Litigation
  • Civil Appeals

Peer Rating

Peer Rating

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5.0 out of 5.0
  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Managing Partner
Admission Details
Admitted in 1975, Louisiana, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
U.S. District Court Middle District
U.S. District Court Western District
U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
Law School Attended
Loyola University
Class of 1975
Honor Code Review Board
University Attended
Tulane University of Louisiana
Class of 1972
Birth Information
Born in 1950
New Orleans, Louisiana, March 25, 1950
Special Agencies
Special Counsel to Orleans Parish District Attorney; General Counsel to Clerk of Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans.
Associations & Memberships
Louisiana State Bar Association; Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association (Member: President's Advisory Committee, 1980-1983; Board of Governors, 1984-1987); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Louisiana Bankers Association (Member, Bank Counsel Division); Academy of Court Appointed Masters.
Representative Transactions
National Football League New Orleans Saints Football Team- Acquisition by Tom Benson; New Orleans Zephyrs AAA Baseball Team- Sale of the of Rob E. Couhig et al interests; Work Zone (Highway Construction Temporary Safety and Signage Equipment) Sale To United Highway Technologies (NYSE); Grimaldi Construction Incorporated - Acquisition by Eugene A. Grimaldi et al.
Representative Cases
FQCPRQ v. Brandon Investments, LLC, 930 So.2d 107 (La. App. 2006); London Towne Condo Assoc v. London Towne, 939 So. 2 1227 (La. 2006); Karno v. Bourbon Burlesque Club, Inc., 931 So. 2d 1111 (La. App. 2006); Hibernia Nat. Bank v. Belleville, 814 So.2d 301 (La. App. 2001); DeLaVegne v. DeLaVegne, 886 So.2d 589 (La. 2004); In Re: Succession of Manheim, 859 So.2d 836 (La. App. 4th Cir.10/15/03); Arroyo v. East Jefferson Gen Hosp. 956 So.2d 661 (La. App.2007); Dawes v. Kinnett, 779 So.2d 978 (La. App. 2002); Overton v. Shell Oil Co., 937 So.2d 404 (La. App. 2006); Connick v. Thompson, 131 S.Ct. 1350 (3/29/11); Does v. Foti, 81 So.3d 101 (La. App. 1 Cir. 2011); Oubre v. Louisiana Citizens Fair Plan, 79 So.3d 987 (La. 12/16/11).
Hobbies & Interests
Political Consulting, Charitable Giving, Golf and Travel

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Fred Herman Law Firm
1010 Common Street, Suite 3000,
New Orleans, LA 70112
Office Information
Office Information
Fred L. Herman
Managing Partner
Fred Herman Law Firm
1010 Common Street, Suite 3000,
New Orleans, LA 70112

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