Leading the Way

Top Employer Recognition

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

  • Nationally, we have ranked 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, and have also ranked on Inc. Media's Best Workplaces list.
  • Industry-wide, we are one of the Best Workplaces in Consulting & Professional Services, an annual ranking from Great Place to Work and Fortune magazine, giving us top-20 placement among all small-to-medium professional-service providers in the entire United States.
  • In New York State, we have now ranked on the Best Companies to Work For list for seven years and counting, placing 14th in 2018, and as the only law firm among all large employers represented. We have also ranked on Fortune's list of the Best Workplaces in New York, placing 16th among small and medium-sized businesses in 2018, the highest-ranked law firm on the list.
  • 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 10 of the last 11 years.
  • In Illinois, we have ranked 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 15 large employers on the Best Companies to Work For list.
  • In Maryland, we rank eighth on the Best Employers list.
  • In North Carolina, we rank fifth among large companies throughout the state on the Best Places to Work list.

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 22 metropolitan rankings spanning 11 offices and 10 practice areas in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” survey, including nine Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings as well as a National Tier 3 ranking for Insurance.
  • Recognized by Chambers USA in its last four 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.
  • Three-time finalist for the Intelligent Insurer Best Law Firm distinction.
  • More than 30 attorneys listed in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, with placement across 12 categories including employment law, litigation, insurance law, and product liability.
  • More than half of our attorneys included 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.