Attorney Profile

Ariella Herman

Ariella Herman


The National Trial Lawyers


Ariella Herman is a partner at Manhattan based Katz, Leidman, Freund & Herman.  As a second-generation trial attorney, Ms. Herman’s practice is focused on helping injured New Yorkers recover their lost income and cover medical expenses from a work place accident. Her law firm understands how to maximize their client’s compensation for those that are permanently injured.

 As an experienced workers’ compensation attorney, Ms. Herman is compassionate and aggressive when necessary.  She diligently fights for her clients, with personalized and responsive service.  She is well organized and helps her clients navigate through the workers’ compensation system.

Ms. Herman is one of New York’s top workers’ comp lawyers, being named to the National Women Trial Lawyers Association Top 25 list in 2019.  She has made the Association of American Trial Lawyers Top 100 in 2018 and 2019.  As a highly regarded and well respected, she also made the 2019 list of Worker’s Compensation Trial Lawyers Association Top 25, along with the American Institute of Legal Counsel’s 10 Best Workers’ Compensation Attorneys.

Some of Ms. Herman’s representative clients include thousands of injured City of New York agency employees, including The City of NY Department of Transportation, Department of Environmental Protection, Department of Corrections, NYC Housing Authority, and Department of Health and Human Resources.

Ms. Herman reached her JD at NYU’s School of Law and is licensed to practice in New York State.  She is a member of Injured Workers Bar Association.

If you or a loved one have been injured at work, contact Ms. Herman for a confidential consultation.  Get the experienced guidance and advice you need to make sure your family is protected.

Practice Areas

  • Workers' Compensation
  • Social Security Disability
  • Personal Injury 20%
  • Construction Accidents