Meet the Prosecutor


Nicholas Hermann is the Prosecuting Attorney for Vanderburgh County, State of Indiana and was sworn in to office on January 1, 2011. Prior to being elected prosecuting attorney, Nick was an attorney practicing primarily in criminal and family law.

Nick and his wife Gina have a young son, Lucas, who represents the seventh generation of their family to call Evansville home. Nick’s family came to Evansville in the mid-1800’s and started one of the first ten businesses in the City of Evansville when they opened Hermann’s Candy Store on Main Street in Downtown Evansville. He and his family are members of the community and attend church locally.

Nick was raised in Evansville and attended Dexter Elementary School, Holy Rosary School, and is a graduate of Memorial High School. He received a B.S. degree in Chemistry from Ball State University and earned his law degree from the Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis.