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A Premiere Legal Legacy

Since 1967, Goetz Fitzpatrick has put successful resolutions within reach, applying our finely-tuned acumen and resources to carve out a path forward for entrepreneurs and businesses

50 Years of Expertise

Our milestones are the source of our momentum and even after all these years, Goetz Fitzpatrick is still going places.

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Our Outlook

We Help you Navigate the Maze

It’s a jungle out there, but you can count on us to bring clarity to complexity. No matter the legal challenge, our responsive, motivated team of attorneys stands ready to guide you through the intricacies of construction and real estate law, and complex commercial litigation.

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Our Outlook

We Build you up. Together.

Nothing defines our commitment more than building up our clients so they can build the city. We leverage our collective experience, insight and ingenuity to deliver integrated, comprehensive advice. Ultimately, we are dedicated to seeing you succeed and growing with you, from the ground floor up.

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Our Outlook

We Believe in Communication

Communication anchors our commitment to our clients and to each other. We are accessible, profession, and, above all else, responsive. Keeping you in the loop leads to intelligent decision-making—the kind that produces exceptional outcomes.

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We Stand on a Foundation of Trust

We’ve earned the role of trusted advisors through long-standing relationships with clients, their families, and successors. And when it comes to our attorneys’ tenure, there’s no revolving door here. Instead, you’ll get continuity of service. Because we’re in this for the long haul.

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01  Transparency

02  Partnership

03  Accessiblility

04  Trust

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A Culture of Transparency

Goetz Fitzpatrick has cultivated an open, rewarding environment—one defined by integrity and diversity. It’s also a place where our associates thrive. Here, there are no ivory towers. Instead, you’ll find a team of dedicated, hands-on legal strategists who are fully invested in their work. And in building relationships that bring results.


 
 
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Diversity

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at goetz fitzpatrick,

45%

of our attorneys are women or persons of color.

From construction law, to real estate and our other core disciplines, our attorneys’ experience covers a wide spectrum. Diversity is our strength, but it tells only part of the story. The way we see it, managing the complexities of these varied industries and the need to build more heterogeneous teams of lawyers go hand in hand. We recognize the intrinsic challenges of fostering a more diverse workplace. 


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Giving Back

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at our firm,

70%

of attorneys serve on boards of foundations, not-for-profits, and charities.

There’s a special sense of satisfaction that comes from helping our clients face and overcome challenges. Goetz Fitzpatrick is honored to put its time, energy and specialized skills to work for a range of deserving organizations, people and causes in the New York area we call home. Above all, we know that our community outreach initiatives help change the lives of those in need—just as they reward our own.


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Awards

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in 2020,

32%

of our attorneys have been named Superlawyers

While the work of Goetz Fitzpatrick has been recognized by several prestigious legal industry organizations, we’re not out to line our walls with trophies. Because, more than the awards themselves, we take pride in what they represent: a validation of our firm’s values... an affirmation of its commitment to the highest standards of excellence... and, just as importantly, the unique devotion and individual accomplishments of our attorneys. Now that’s something worth honoring. 


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