Frank T. Herdman

Frank T. Herdman: Attorney with Katz Herdman MacGillivray & Fullerton PC

Biography

Mr. Herdman has achieved an AV® Preeminent™ peer-review rating by Martindale-Hubbell in litigation, business law and administrative law.

For more than two decades, Mr. Herdman has represented clients in New Mexico having a diversity of legal needs, including representation and advice on matters involving general business, real estate, construction, employment, land use and zoning approvals. His practice in those areas encompasses simple and complex transactions, litigation, arbitration, mediation, general strategic advice and representation before zoning tribunals.

Mr. Herdman was first admitted to practice law in 1990. Before moving to New Mexico, Mr. Herdman was an attorney at Sullivan & Cromwell in New York City, where he practiced in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, securities litigation and anti-trust law.

He is a graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 1989) and the University of Michigan (B.A., high honors, 1984). Mr. Herdman was a member and Assistant Editor of the Buffalo Law Review (1988 to 1989). He has also served as an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Brooklyn Law School.

His publications include Doctors, Insurers and the Antitrust Laws, Buffalo Law Review, Vol. 37, pp. 789-829, 1988/89. From time to time, he writes a column entitled Business & Law that appears in the Business Section of the Santa Fe New Mexican. He is a past President of the First Judicial District Bar Association and a long-time member of the Bicycle Trails Advisory Committee for the City of Santa Fe. He has also served as a member of the City of Santa Fe’s Charter Review Committee. Mr. Herdman speaks regularly at continuing legal education seminars on the various areas in which he practices.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Commercial
  • Business
  • Real Estate Law
  • Land Use
  • Construction
  • Employment
  • Related Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
505-946-2815  Phone
505-988-1286  Fax
www.santafelawgroup.com
Mailing Address:
P.O. Drawer 250, Santa Fe, NM 87501
University Attended:
University of Michigan, B.A., with high honors, 1984
Law School Attended:
State University of New York at Buffalo, J.D., magna cum laude, 1989
Year of First admission:
1990
Admission:
1991, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; 1990, New York; 1992, New Mexico
Memberships:
State Bar of New Mexico.
Birth Information:
Windsor, Ontario, Canada, February 4, 1960
ISLN:
901113441
Hobbies & interests:
When free time permits, he enjoys hiking, running, bicycling and spending time with his wife, Alice.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Discover
  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.6/5.0 (23 reviews)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
    • Legal Knowledge

      4.7/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.8/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.4/5.0
    • Communication

      4.8/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      4.5/5.0
    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 06/22/12 in Business Law

      Mr. Herdman is an outstanding attorney and deserves the highest rating possible.

      Mr. Herdman is an outstanding attorney and deserves the highest rating possible. Read less

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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Of Counsel on 05/23/12 in Litigation

      Mr Herdman has acted as my personal attorney as well as the attorney for my clients with matters in New Mexico, expecially Santa Fe. His court room skills are exceptional;which he combines well with general client counseling on potential litigation... Read more

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      Mr Herdman has acted as my personal attorney as well as the attorney for my clients with matters in New Mexico, expecially Santa Fe. His court room skills are exceptional;which he combines well with general client counseling on potential litigation matters. My ratings above reflect accurately his legal ability. Read less

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