G. Nicholas Herman

Dispute Resolution Institute Instructor


J.D., Duke University
B.A., University of North Carolina


G. Nicholas Herman practices law in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He has extensive litigation experience in state and federal court in a wide variety of areas of law, including county defense, zoning issues, personal injury, civil rights, criminal law, and employment law.

Herman has been an Adjunct Professor at North Carolina Central University (NCCU) School of Law since 1987. He has also taught as an adjunct faculty member at Duke University School of Law, the University of North Carolina School of Law, Campbell University Law School and at Elon University (Department of Philosophy). He received his Bachelor of Arts in 1977 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as a Morehead Scholar. He received his law degree from Duke University School of Law in 1981.

Since 1993, Herman has taught on the faculty of the National Institute for Trial Advocacy in trial practice, negotiation and mediation, and deposition-taking skills. He is the author of Practical Evidence: The Law, Foundations, and Trial Techniques (West Group 1999), Plea Bargaining (Lexis Law Publishing 2004), and Legal Counseling and Negotiating: A Practical Approach (Lexis-Nexis 2001).

Contact Information

Email: gherman@nccu.edu