Dr. Nicolas Herzog


Nicolas Herzog (PhD in law in 1999 from University of Zurich [summa cum laude], admitted to the Swiss bar in 2001, LL.M. from New York University School of Law 2004, MCIArb) is a partner of the Niedermann firm and focuses on commercial dispute resolution (litigation and arbitration) in the cross-border context. Nicolas also regularly takes instructions to enforce foreign judgments and orders and to attach assets in Switzerland. He has represented clients from various industries in fraud, financial, corporate and joint venture disputes. He is fluent in English, French, German and conversant in Spanish.

According to Who’s Who Legal he manages an „outstanding litigation practice with notable expertise in cross-border disputes”. He is „a distinguished figure in the Swiss market” (WWL 2018) and „a superb litigator and wins praise among sources who note there is none better when it comes to fraud matters in Switzerland”. He comes „highly recommended” in complex cross-border banking and finance disputes and is commended for his skill in asset recovery (WWL 2018).

WWL 2019 (Thought Leader Litigation) says: „Nicolas Herzog is a highly experienced commercial litigator and a big name in the Swiss market who possesses deep expertise in financial and corporate disputes.”

WWL 2019 (Asset Recovery) says: „Nicolas Herzog wins high praise for his impressive expertise in the implementation of international enforcement orders against domestic assets.”

Legal500 2020 (Litigation): „Nicolas Herzog is a highly experienced litigation lawyer with an excellent legal knowledge. He is a straight forward, smart lawyer with a clear and clever strategy for every single case.“