TOP FIRMS GET TOP VERDICTS. PERIOD.
He did it again. As one of the top employment trial lawyers, Douglas Wigdor has now appeared in New York’s Top Verdicts five times in the last eight years. For 2012, Mr. Wigdor obtained the number one disability discrimination verdict and the number two overall employment verdict. This follows Mr. Wigdor’s 2011 verdict of $23 million on behalf of the former CFO of a publicly traded company which was the number one employment verdict and three other Top Verdicts on behalf of executives and employees since 2005 totaling over $20 million.
Mr. Wigdor’s consistent trial and arbitration verdicts have led him to become the go-to employment litigator in New York for executives and employees with claims against large companies. His abilities in the courtroom have led to thousands of successful settlements in the hundreds of millions of dollars. Mr. Wigdor has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America and is AV “Preeminent”™ rated by Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Wigdor has also been given the highest rating, a 10.0 (superb), by Avvo, a well-respected lawyer rating agency. Mr. Wigdor’s handling of numerous high profile cases has resulted in frequent appearances on national television and being quoted in world-wide publications. Mr. Wigdor is also a lecturer, editor and author of articles on employment related subjects.