With over a decade of experience in civil litigation, Herrick Sovany handles a variety of personal injury and commercial litigation matters. He also regularly advises clients on sensitive business issues including contract review and human resource matters.
Herrick has handled a wide range of cases in many different jurisdictions across the United States, from automobile accidents to high-dollar business disputes to mass tort cases including both the Vioxx litigation and breast implant cases. With his deep experience handling virtually every type of plaintiffs’ case, he is able to quickly assess the potential merits of a diverse range of cases and chances to win at trial. Herrick is routinely recognized by clients and attorneys for his ability to prepare cases for trial, yet use his economics background to create innovative settlement solutions for his clients to achieve the best result with the least risk.
Herrick also works on a wide range of compliance matters as part of the firm’s international compliance practice. He has experience in conducting risk assessments across the globe and conducting third-party due diligence. He has conducted statistical modeling on various compliance data points to identify trends and assist with resource allocation. Herrick also leverages his deep experience as a plaintiffs’ lawyer to assist clients with responding to helpline issues ranging from human resource issues to fraud. Herrick has significant project management experience including synthesizing the efforts of law firms in nearly thirty countries to collect legal research on various legal areas.
Herrick was born and raised in Houston, Texas. He has a French background and has dual citizenship, United States and French, which has proven helpful in international business matters, and is currently on the Consulate General of France in Houston recommended attorney list. Herrick is also active in both the French-American Chamber of Commerce of Houston and Italy-America Chamber of Commerce of Texas.
South Texas College of Law, JD, 2002
Texas A&M University, BA, 1999
State Bar of Texas
U.S. District Court for the Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of Texas