Leading the Way

Top Employer Recognition

Goldberg Segalla’s continual placement atop employer rankings highlights the impact of our collaborative culture.

  • Nationally, we rank on Fortune’s list of the country’s top employers — the premier ranking of its kind — as one of the 100 Best Medium Workplaces in the United States.
  • In New York State, we have now ranked on the Best Companies to Work For list for six years and counting, placing ninth in 2017.
  • In Western New York, where we founded our firm, twice we were named The Best Place to Work among large employers, and we have been a finalist on this list in seven of the last eight years.
  • In Illinois, we rank among the top five large employers in the Best Places to Work listing.
  • In Pennsylvania, we have ranked as one of the top 10 Best Places to Work.
  • In New Jersey, we ranked several times among the top 20 large employers in the Best Places to Work list.
  • In Florida, we are one of the top 20 large employers on the Best Companies to Work For list.
  • In Maryland, we are one of the Best Companies to Work For.

Commitment to Diversity

In recognition of our leadership in promoting diversity in the legal profession and the wider business community, we received a George B. Vashon Innovator Award from the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, a Diversity Trailblazer Award from the New York State Bar Association, a Community Service Award from the Defense Research Institute, and a Diversity Excellence Award from the Buffalo Niagara Human Resource Association.


Achievements and Honors

  • Named numerous times by clients among the nation’s top 500 companies as a Go-To Law Firm.
  • Earned more than a dozen metropolitan rankings spanning five offices and eight practice areas in the 2017 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” survey.
  • Recognized by Chambers USA in its last three annual directories among the elite commercial litigation practices in the United States. 
  • Named Law Firm of the Year by Reactions, one of the most prominent publications serving the global insurance and reinsurance industry, in its 2014 London Market Awards.
  • Recognized as the USA Insurance Law Firm of the Year in the 2014 Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards. Two members of our Global Insurance Services team that year took top individual honors on either side of the Atlantic, earning the Insurance and Reinsurance Lawyer of the Year titles in both the United States and the United Kingdom.
  • Three-time finalist for the Intelligent Insurer Best Law Firm distinction.
  • More than 30 attorneys in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, with listings across 12 categories including employment law, litigation, insurance law, and product liability.
  • More than half of our attorneys in Thomson Reuters’ Super Lawyers or Rising Stars, which list only the top 5 percent and 2.5 percent of attorneys, respectively, according to regional peer reviews.
  • Elected to national and regional leadership positions in a number of the most prominent legal and professional organizations.