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INDUSTRIES

ADMISSIONS

  • Pennsylvania

EDUCATION

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, JD
  • Ursinus College, BA
KHerman@BlankRome.com
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Kathy E. Herman

Associate

Philadelphia, PA v. +1.215.569.5734 f. +1.215.832.5734

Kathy Herman provides strategic counsel to companies and executives on a broad variety of business issues.  She concentrates her practice in corporate and business law, advising management on:

  • Mergers, acquisitions and sales of public and private companies;
  • Capital formation, including public offerings and private placements of debt and equity securities;
  • SEC regulatory, reporting and compliance issues;
  • Negotiating and preparing complex commercial agreements;
  • General corporate, partnership and limited liability company transactions and counseling;
  • Joint ventures and strategic alliances;
  • Corporate governance matters; and
  • Counseling and formation of nonprofit organizations.

Ms. Herman was formerly the general counsel of Nobel Learning Communities, Inc., a publicly traded provider of education and educational services. Prior to that, Ms. Herman was also general counsel at IBAH, Inc., a contract research organization providing research and development services to the drug and biotechnology industries, which was publicly traded before it was acquired by Omnicare, Inc. Ms. Herman also served in-house, as a consultant, to public companies in the telecommunications and electronic messaging and transaction services industries.

While in law school, Ms. Herman published comment, Anti-Blind Bidding in the Motion Picture Industry: Associated Film Distribution Corp. v Thornburgh, 5 J.L. & Commerce 298 (1984). She also was a note editor and an associate editor of the University of Pittsburgh Journal of Law and Commerce.


COMMUNITY SERVICE & AFFILIATIONS

In 2017, Ms. Herman was elected Judge of Elections in Ward 5, Division 25 of the City of Philadelphia.