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Zachary T. Ruetz Selected for 2024 Monroe County Bar Association Leadership Academy


Zachary T. Ruetz Selected for 2024 Monroe County Bar Association Leadership Academy

December 1, 2023

Zachary T. Ruetz, an attorney in Goldberg Segalla’s Employment and Labor practice in the Rochester office, was selected for the Monroe County Bar Association Leadership Academy for 2024. The distinction of participating in the Leadership Academy is granted to select attorneys showing promise to become leaders in the Rochester community.

As an academy participant, Zac will be primed to grow as a future leader by participating in group sessions with a broad range of industry and community leaders in Rochester and New York State.

Zac also serves as Chair of the Monroe County Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section.

Learn more about the MCBA Leadership Academy on the Monroe County Bar Association’s website.


Zachary T. Ruetz counsels and defends the interests of clients facing employment and labor issues, including discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage-and-hour claims. An experienced employment litigator, Zac has represented clients at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Merit Systems Protection Board, Office of Special Counsel, Office of Personnel Management, New York State Division of Human Rights, and U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Western Districts of New York. He manages matters from inception through completion, including initial evaluation, developing legal strategy, conducting depositions and examinations, drafting pleadings for all phases of litigation, conducting hearings and trials, including cross-examination and oral argument, and negotiating final resolution and settlement agreements. Zac has created favorable outcomes using his outstanding research and writing skills in the large number of cases he has pursued to finality.