Herb Frerichs is General Counsel for Perdue Farms, the privately held company that owns and operates a number of international food and agricultural companies, including Perdue Foods, Perdue AgriBusiness, Coleman Natural Foods and Niman Ranch. Herb is a member of Perdue's Management Committee and also directs Perdue's Government Relations function. He was Associate General Counsel at UNC Incorporated, a publicly-traded aviation services company from 1991-1995.
Herb offers businesses perspectives from both the inside and outside and as General Counsel to a major Maryland company, blends this inside knowledge of an industry expert with the broad perspective of a legal and business analyst. He regularly consults with clients on their day-to-day legal issues, as well as complex corporate transactions such as on mergers and acquisitions, and joint ventures.