Nicholas T. Herrera helps companies protect their intellectual property through counseling and litigation. Nick works with a team that advises clients on copyright, trademark, and trade secret protection issues and brings actions in court when needed. Nick has experience in many phases of litigation, including investigation, motion practice, depositions, expert discovery, and eDiscovery management.
Nick received his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School, where he served as an editor of the Michigan Law Review. He also worked as a student attorney with the Michigan Law General Clinic, where he focused on eviction defense and other landlord-tenant disputes. Nick’s pro bono practice includes representing low-income families against evictions in San Francisco.
Represented a software company asserting claims of copyright infringement and business torts against a competitor
Helped represent companies and organizations seeking to register trademarks before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board
Helped represent a national bank in matter involving local property maintenance regulations
University of Michigan Law School, 2014, J.D., Cum Laude
University of Notre Dame, 2010, B.A., Magna Cum Laude
US District Court for the Northern District of California