The events of 2020 have dramatically shifted the employment law landscape, from recessionary discrimination to growing demands for corporations to make meaningful changes that advance diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace. Through these unforeseen challenges and more, the attorneys at Wigdor LLP have worked tirelessly to advocate for employees’ fundamental right to work in a safe and discrimination-free environment.
Wigdor LLP proudly celebrates the following attorneys for being recognized on the New York Metro Super Lawyers and New York Metro Rising Stars 2020 lists:
Wigdor LLP would also like to congratulate the Firm’s Founding Partner, Douglas H. Wigdor, for being selected to the Super Lawyers Top 100 list for the second year in a row. This honor commemorates lawyers who have realized the highest level of professional achievement across all practice areas, based on independent research and peer recognition. Mr. Wigdor’s skillful representation of employees has led to numerous other awards and honors in 2020, including the New York Law Journal’s Distinguished Leader Award, The Hollywood Reporter’s Top 100 Power Lawyers list and Billboard’s Top Music Lawyers list. He has also been recognized on the Best Lawyers list for 14 consecutive years.
Under Mr. Wigdor’s leadership, Wigdor LLP has become well known for handling some of the most closely watched and discussed cases involving sexual harassment, sexual assault and employment discrimination worldwide. The Firm’s attorneys are frequently seen zealously advocating for their clients or being quoted as legal experts in leading local, national and international news media. Due to the Firm’s well-respected stature within the legal community, the attorneys at Wigdor LLP possess a rare negotiating power that is unseen by most boutique plaintiffs’ firms. As a result, the Firm is able to settle the vast majority of its cases confidentially before a complaint is ever filed. These settlements total over $1 Billion.
The hallmark of our practice, and our promise to you, quite simply is: Unparalleled dedication, commitment and integrity in all of our work.