Corbally, Gartland & Rappleyea, LLP is pleased to announce that Associate Attorney Brooke D. Youngwirth, Esq. has been named as a “Rising Star Upstate New York 2020 Super Lawyer” by the publishers of Thomson Reuters. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team to receive this honor.
Ms. Youngwirth was named in the field of Employment & Labor Law as “one of the top-rated Employment & Labor attorneys” in New York State.
Ms. Youngwirth represents both employees and private and public-sector employers before state and federal agencies, including the New York State Division of Human Rights and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Brooke also defends private and public employers against employment harassment and discrimination, labor violations, and various other federal and state claims
“We are excited to have Ms. Youngwirth recognized as a 2020 Rising Star. This honor enhances our reputation as a preeminent Employment & Labor and General Litigation law firm” said Rena M. O’Connor, the Firm’s Managing Partner.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country. Super Lawyers Magazines also feature editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in the practice of law.