Todd C. Norbitz



Todd C. Norbitz is a partner and litigation attorney at Foley & Lardner LLP. He is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Consumer Law,  and Construction Practices. Mr. Norbitz is also a member of the firm’s National Pro Bono Committee as well as the chair of the New York office Pro Bono Committee. He is a member of the Litigation Department Training Committee, and the Electronic Discovery Committee.

Mr. Norbitz was a partner at Friedman, Wang & Bleiberg, P.C. before the firm joined Foley & Lardner in July 2004.

Mr. Norbitz previously served as assistant to U.S. Senator George McGovern (1978-1979), and as a producer for NBC News (1979-1986).


Mr. Norbitz was the recipient of the New York Law Journal’s 2012 “Lawyers Who Lead By Example” Award.

Mr. Norbitz was also the recipient of Foley & Lardner LLP’s 2013 “Carl Hitchner Mentor of the Year” Award.


Mr. Norbitz received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law (1990), and his B.A. from Clark University (1977).


Mr. Norbitz has lectured on litigation issues for the Practicing Law Institute, and the Association of Corporate Counsel.

Admissions and Professional Memberships

Mr. Norbitz is admitted to the New York Bar; the U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; and the District of Columbia. He is a member of The Association of the Bar of the City of New York.

Representative Matters

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An employee sued Macy's for breach of contract which caused Macy's to seek indemnity from Electric Razors. The case was resolved informally short of trial.


Norbitz Named to New York Law Journal's 2012 "Lawyers Who Lead by Example"
12 September 2012
New York Law Journal