“There are millions of lawyers that can do the basics, but I can deal with complex issues and provide experience and perspective that others don’t have.” — Arnie Herz
Arnie Herz works with a wide range of successful individuals and businesses. He navigates the complexity, minimizes the disruption, and helps his clients capture their full opportunities.
Clients are often frozen in place because of legal and emotional issues. Arnie helps them resolve issues with clarity and perspective to move their lives and businesses forward.
Our knowledge and expertise is based on experience.
With over 31 years of legal experience, Arnie provides his clients with not only excellent legal advice, but perspective to help them unknot the issues in front of them so they can thrive.
“As board counsel, Arnie has masterfully and successfully guided us through a maze of complex issues.”
— Dan Holt, Chairman of the Board of ASA College
Attorney at Law
Arnie Herz is an internationally recognized business lawyer, mediator and speaker. Whether it is as outside general counsel for small businesses dealing with a host of day-to-day business issues, as special counsel in highly complex disputes and transactions, or as trusted counsel for dozens of the top sports broadcasters and athletes in the world, Arnie brings over three decades of experience managing the disruption that often happens when emotions and legalities intersect.
Arnie’s work has been featured in a number of distinguished publications, including the Harvard Negotiation Law Review and the New York Law Journal. An article in the ABA Journal characterizes Arnie as “remarkably skilled at helping clients get past the emotions that distort their sense of what they really need.” In his popular blog, Legal Sanity, Arnie shares commentary, insights and information on bettering the business of law.
Arnie is a graduate of the University of Michigan (B.A. 1984) and the Fordham Law School (J.D. 1991). He began his career as a litigator with the international law firm Weil LLP. He then became a partner in a thriving Wall Street practice. In 2000, he started his own law firm and currently handles a range of matters for a diverse group of clients and industries.
- Martindale-Hubbell 2020 Peer Review A-V Preeminent 5.0 out of 5.0 for 19 consecutive years
- SuperLawyers, NY Metro 2022 (and 12 of past 14 years)
- Marquis Who’s Who in the World, in American Law and in America 2008–2022
- Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award 2018