Michelle Herman's areas of practice include structured finance and securitization, aviation, equipment leasing, banking and finance, and other general corporate representations.
Michelle has considerable experience with domestic and cross-border structured finance transactions across a broad range of asset classes, including trade receivables, installment sales contracts, commercial loans, "marketplace loans," auto loans and leases, spectrum, trademarks, handsets, and natural gas assets. She also represents lenders, lessors, and lessees in a wide variety of aviation finance and equipment lease transactions, including leveraged leases, single-investor leases, operating leases, purchases and sales, servicing agreements, and foreclosures. Her practice also extends to general corporate finance, specifically the representation of financial institutions and other clients extending or receiving credit through unsecured and secured credit facilities.
Michelle has participated in the Lawyers Alliance for New York nonprofit externship program. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.
- Columbia University (J.D. 2003; Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar); New York University (B.A. magna cum laude 2000; Phi Beta Kappa)
- New York