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Russ M Herman

Russ M Herman

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Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Business, Civil Rights, Litigation, Family

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1966

  1. Family: 20%
  2. Litigation: 20%
  3. Civil Rights: 20%
  4. Business: 20%
  5. Bankruptcy & Debt: 20%

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Contact Info

Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar, LLP

820 OKeefe Ave
New Orleans, LA, 70113

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
LAEligible to practice law196606/04/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
500 Top Litigators in the U.S.The Legal 5002008
Lawyer of the YearLawyers USA2007
500 Top Litigators in the CountryThe Legal 5002007
American's 500 Leading Lawyers and JuristsLawdragon2006
Pursuit of Justice AwardAmerican Bar Association Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section (TIPS)2005
America's Top 500 LitigatorsLawdragon2005
Leading Trial Lawyer in LA in General and Commercial LitigationChambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business2003
RecognitionFortune Magazine2000
RecognitionAmerican Law Journal1999
Lifetime Achievement AwardAssociation of Trial Lawyers of America1999
Outstanding Trial LawyerLouisiana Trial Lawyers Association1977
One of Louisiana's Top Ten LitigatorsNational Law JournalN/A
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
Leonard M. Ring Champion of Justice AwardAssociation of Trial Lawyers of AmericaN/A

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Association for JusticeExecutive Committee1998 - 1999
International Academy of Trial LawyersDirector1997 - Present
Railroad Crossing & Highway Litigation GroupChair1994 - Present
American Association for JusticePast President1990 - 1991
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaPresident1989 - 1990
American Association for JusticePresident1989 - 1990
Civil Justice FoundationTrustee1988 - Present
Civil Justice FoundationPresident1988 - 1989
American Association for Justice, Convention CommitteeChairman1988 - 1989
American Association for Justice, Organization Review CommitteeChairman1988 - Present
American Association for Justice, Home Office & Budget CommitteeMember1988 - 1991
American Association for JusticePresident-Elect1988 - 1989
American Association for Justice, PACTrustee1988 - Present
American Association for JusticeParliamentarian1987 - 1988
American Association for JusticeLambert Chair1987 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Annual Convention CommitteeMember1987 - 1987
Louisiana Association for Justice, Louisiana Foundation for Law & SocietyTrustee1986 - 1986
Louisiana Association for Justice, Political Research CommitteeMember1986 - 1987
American Association for Justice, PAC Task ForceMember1986 - 1990
American Association for JusticeExecutive Committee1986 - 1991
American Association for Justice, Key Person CommitteeChairman1986 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Tort Reform CommitteeMember1985 - Present
New York State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1985 - 1986
American Association for Justice, Public Affairs CommitteeMember1985 - Present
American Association for Justice, Public Relations CommitteeMember1985 - Present
American Association for Justice, Elections CommitteeMember1985 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Past President's CouncilMember1984 - Present
Louisiana Association for JusticeLife Member1984 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Long Range Planning CommitteeMember1984 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Annual Convention CommitteeMember1984 - 1984
American Association for JusticeBoard of Governors1984 - 1988
American Association for JusticeSustaining Member1984 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Annual Convention CommitteeMember1981 - 1982
Louisiana Association for Justice, Nominating CommitteeMember1980 - 1985
Louisiana Association for JusticeSeminar Chairman1980 - 1984
Louisiana Association for JusticePresident1980 - 1981
American Association for Justice, M ClubMember1980 - Present
Louisiana Association for JusticePresident-Elect1979 - 1980
Louisiana Association for Justice, PACTrustee1979 - 1985
Louisiana Association for Justice, Public Affairs CommitteeFund Raising Chairman1978 - 1981
Louisiana Association for JusticeSecretary-Treasurer1978 - 1979
Louisiana Association for JusticeExecutive Committee1976 - 1977
Louisiana Association for Justice, Building CommitteeMember1976 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Key-Person CommitteeMember1976 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Amicus Curiae-Medical Malpractice Liability SectionMember1973 - Present
Louisiana Association for JusticeBoard of Governors1972 - 1977
Railroad Crossing & Highway Litigation GroupFounding MemberN/A
Trial Lawyers for Public JusticeTrusteeN/A
Trial Lawyers for Public JusticeFounding MemberN/A
American Board of Professional Liability AttorneysDiplomateN/A
International Academy of Trial LawyersDirectorN/A
International Society of BarristersFellowN/A
American College of BarristersBarristerN/A
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
New Hampshire Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Mississippi Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Kentucky Association of Trial AttorneysMemberN/A
Academy of Florida Trial LawyersMemberN/A
Arizona Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Federal Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Alabama Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Louisiana Association for Justice, Legislative CommitteeChairN/A
California Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaCourtroom Persuasion: Art, Drama & ScienceN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Tulane University Law SchoolN/ALL.B - Bachelor of Laws1966
Tulane UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1963

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