Peter R. Herman - Banking and Financial Services Attorney in NJ

Peter R. Herman
Phone: 732.855.6046
Fax: 732.726.6562
Bar Admission:

New York, 1986
New Jersey and The United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1986


J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 1985
B.A., St. Joseph's University, 1982

Biographical Information:

Peter R. Herman is a shareholder with Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A., with a broad background in banking and corporate law.  He represents both lending institutions and business entities in a variety of commercial transactions.  Mr. Herman is a member of the Board of Directors of the Banking Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA) and a past chair of the Financial Transactions Committee of the Banking Law Section of the NJSBA.  He is also a member of both the Middlesex County Bar Association and the Garden State Credit Associates.  Mr. Herman is President and on the Board of Governors of the Northern New Jersey Chapter of the Risk Management Association.

Mr. Herman authored an article – “Grading the Loan,” which was published in New Jersey Lawyer, September/October 1990.  He also authored an article – “Financing Medicare and Medicaid Receivable,” which was published in Physician Organizations Newsletter, Spring 1999.  Mr. Herman authored “Negotiating Credit Documentation from Borrower’s and Lender’s Prospective: A Meeting of the Minds,” New Jersey Lawyer Magazine, Fall 2010; and co-authored certain sections of a Desk Reference Manual for Nonprofit & Social Service Organizations (Third Edition–2013).  Mr. Herman has been a speaker at the New Jersey Business Law Symposiums regarding Secured Transactions under the Uniform Commercial Code.

Mr. Herman has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® for Banking and Finance Law listed for 2004 to Present.  He was also selected for inclusion in New Jersey Super Lawyers® for 2005 to 2011. Best Lawyers is published by Best Lawyers in partnership with US News and World Report Super Lawyers is published by Thomson Reuters.A description of their selection process can be found in the respective link above. The aforementioned organization is a private peer review organization, not a court specific public certification vehicle.  No aspect of this advertisement has been submitted to or approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Area of Emphasis:

Asset Based Lending, Construction Financing, Letters of Credit, Equipment Financing, Tax-Exempt Financing, Healthcare Financing, Loan Participations, Loan Syndications and Mezzanine Financing

Financing relating to Sales and Purchases of Businesses, Formation of Businesses, and Acquisition and Mergers