Leading the Way

Top Employer Recognition

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

We are proud to be among the Fortune 100 Best Medium Workplaces nationally, and we have now ranked among the Best Companies to Work For in New York State for five years and counting. Twice we were named The Best Place to Work among all large employers in Western New York, and have been a finalist six other times. We have also ranked among the top five employers in Illinois, the top 10 large employers in New York State and in Pennsylvania, and the top 15 in New Jersey.


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 among the elite practices in the United States in the 2015, 2016, and 2017 Chambers USA directories for Litigation: General Commercial in Upstate New York. 
  • 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.
  • Named a three-time finalist for the Intelligent Insurer Best Law Firm distinction.
  • More than 30 of our attorneys are listed 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 have appeared 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.