Rising Star: Weil Gotshal's David Herman

Law360, Philadelphia (April 30, 2014, 7:56 PM EDT) -- Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP partner David Herman’s continuing work in helping bankrupt Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. move its most valuable real estate assets, including the $16 billion sale of apartment developer Archstone Enterprise LP, has made him one of Law360’s top real estate attorneys under 40.

Herman, 38, has been working with Lehman since returning to Weil after a four-year stint at Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP. The Rising Star credits his success in the Archstone transaction to his and Weil’s long-standing relationship with Lehman and its real estate holdings.

In the Archstone deal, which closed in February...

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