Michael Rowan


New York
Phone: 212-471-8504
Fax: 212-344-3333

Michael Rowan

Michael is an experienced litigator who has successfully represented clients through all phases of litigation in complex negligence matters, toxic torts involving exposure to mold, lead-based paint, and asbestos, products liability matters, class actions, mass torts, contract disputes, intellectual property, and other commercial actions. Those clients conduct business in diverse industries, including real estate/housing, financial services, automotive, transportation, manufacturing, technology, pharmaceutical, insurance, hospitality, and more. Regardless of the industry or precise nature of the matter, all of Michael’s representations are based on a thorough understanding of a client’s legal and business interests and needs.

Prior to joining Herzfeld + Rubin, Michael was counsel at a national law firm, where he represented a broad array of clients in the defense and prosecution of their most substantial commercial matters in state and federal courts in New York, New Jersey, and several other jurisdictions.


Additional Practices

  • Products Liability

Affiliations + Recognition

  • New Jersey Superlawyers, Business Litigation 2018-2019


  • New York and New Jersey
  • United States District Court, District of New Jersey
  • United States District Court, Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • United States Court of Appeal for the Second Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeal for the Third Circuit


  • Seton Hall Law School, J.D., 2000
  • Princeton University, A.B., in Politics, 1996