Nicolas Herzog is a partner of the law firm Niedermann Attorneys-at-Law, a pure-play dispute resolution boutique firm, which owing to its practice focus is virtually conflict-free.
Nicolas Herzog’s practice is an epitome of commercial litigation. He advises and represents clients from various industries and guides them through the entire litigation process. He is regularly retained in cross-border disputes, and draws on a wide range of experience gained in financial, commercial lease, shareholder, joint venture, licensing and fraud litigations. Instructions regularly include enforcement of foreign judgments in Switzerland, obtaining attachment orders and other injunctive relief. Of note are also assignments in which English court orders such as receivership and worldwide freezing orders had to be recognised and enforced in Switzerland. Notable clients are active in the telecommunications, financial and real estate industry. He also sits as arbitrator and advocates as party counsel before arbitral tribunals.
Nicolas Herzog, born 1969, is a graduate of New York University School of Law (LLM, 2004) and the University of Zurich (Dr iur, 1999, summa cum laude), and is admitted to the Swiss bar (2001). He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the International Council for Commercial Arbitration, and regularly publishes on Swiss procedural law. He served as a clerk at the Swiss Federal Supreme Court and is fluent in English, German and French, with working knowledge of Spanish.
WWL says: Nicolas Herzog is described as a “truly excellent lawyer”, representing a range of private clients and corporates in commercial matters, including cross-border disputes.
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