Law Offices
Jeffrey M. Herrmann
99 Park Avenue, Suite 1100
New York, NY 10016
phone: 212.922.9093
fax: 212.922.9063


Inryco, Inc. v. Parsons & Whittemore Contractors Corp., 80 A.D.2d 509, 435 N.Y.S.2d 733 (1st Dep't. 1981), 55 N.Y.2d 666, 446 N.Y.S.2d 931, 431 N.E.2d 291 (1981)

Mr. Herrmann successfully argued before New York's highest court for the proposition that an oral settlement agreement, of a dispute arising out of a written contract containing an arbitration clause, was subject to arbitration.

U.S.A. v. Golitschek, 808 F.2d 195 (2nd Cir., 1986)

Mr. Herrmann presented the "friend of the court" brief for the Republic of Austria in this criminal case involving issues of extraterritorial jurisdiction. The conviction was reversed.

Red Bull Associates v. Best Western International, Inc., 686 F.Supp. 447 (S.D.N.Y., 1988)

This matter involved the applicability of a forum selection clause to a civil rights case.

Matter of Estate of Blasy, 170 A.D.2d 451, 566 N.Y.S. 526 (2d Dep't 1991)

New York's Appellate Division sustained Mr. Herrmann's position in this contested estate accounting proceeding.

Reed International Trading Corp. and China Jiangsu Animal By-Products Import & Export (Group) Corp. v. Donau Bank, A.G., Kazakh Republic Bank for Foreign Economic affairs, Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A. and The Bank for Foreign Economic Affairs of the USSR, 866 F.Supp. 750 (S.D.N.Y., 1994); 25 U.C.C. Rep. Serv. 2d (Callaghan) 1199

Mr. Herrmann successfully represented one of the defendants, an Austrian bank, in this letter of credit case.

Matter of Estate of Tobias, 232 A.D. 341, 649 N.Y.S.2d 16 (1st Dep't 1996)

In this contested estate accounting proceeding, New York's Appellate Division affirmed Mr. Herrmann's defense of the executor.

Sodepac, S.A., et. al. V. Choyang Park in rem, L. Rettenmayer, et. al, 2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 19360, 2002 WL 31296314 (S.D.N.Y.)

In this admiralty case, Mr. Herrmann successfully argued against New York jurisdiction, resulting in dismissal against his German client.

Napolitano v. Tishman and Republic of Austria 1998 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 3754; 1998 WL 102789 (E.D.N.Y.)

Mr. Herrrmann represented the Republic of Austria in this Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act case.

Tesher v. United States, 246 F.Supp 2d 297,2003-1 U.S. Tax Cas. (CCH) P50,278,91 A.F.T.R. 2d (RIA) 1065 (S.D.N.Y 2003)

This matter involved the interpretation of sections of the United States/Canada Income Tax Treaty.

Craig v. First Web Bill, Inc., 2004 U.S. Dist LEXIS 27432, 2004 WL 2700128 (E.D.N.Y.)

This New York employment case, was dismissed on jurisdictional grounds in favor of Mr. Herrmann´s clients, a Danish corporation and a California individual.