Overview Intelligence Nicholas J. Herdrich Associate nherdrich foley.com Download vCard Nicholas J. (Nic) Herdrich is an associate and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP, where he is a member of the Transactional & Securities and Private Equity & Venture Capital Practices. Mr. Herdrich was a summer associate and law clerk with Foley’s Madison office (2013 – 2015), where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, securities law, and general transactional work for start-up companies and investment funds. He also worked as a student attorney for the Law and Entrepreneurship Clinic at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Mr. Herdrich served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Annette Kingsland Ziegler of the Wisconsin Supreme Court. Prior to his legal career, Mr. Herdrich was the chief operating officer, co-founder, and board member of a start-up that created a digital media platform to help consumer-packaged goods brands engage with and target shoppers based on user-level buying data. He also served as the vice president of operations for a company that created a disruptive marketplace for consumer packaged goods manufacturers to sell directly to consumers. Mr. Herdrich began his professional career as an associate consultant for a global management consulting firm specializing in marketing, sales operations, and strategy. Education Mr. Herdrich received his law degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Wisconsin – Madison (J.D., 2015), where he was elected to the Order of the Coif and served as the note and comment editor for the Wisconsin Law Review. He received his undergraduate degree with majors both in marketing and finance, investment & banking (B.B.A., 2005) and an Entrepreneurship Certificate (2015) from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Publications “Wisconsin’s Qualified New Business Venture Program: Building on the Foundation to Maximize Entrepreneurial Growth,” Wisconsin Law Review (2014) “The Great Balancing Act: Limiting Trademark Risks For Early-Stage Businesses in a Limited Capital Environment,” Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society, Volume 97, Issue 1 (2015) Admissions Mr. Herdrich is admitted to practice in Wisconsin.