Shari M. Goodstein


From Executives

Shari is the full package for counsel you’d want representing you – she is not only incredibly knowledgeable of all applicable law, but also quickly identifies key points of leverage, and knows how to lead a negotiation to close.

- Executive, after a successful exit negotiation

Your incredible wisdom and support are so very appreciated.

– Executive, after successful severance negotiations

Thank you again for your wonderful work and compassion.

– Executive, after settlement of disability discrimination action

From your legal knowledge to your patience you never wavered in your pursuit of excellence.

- Executive, after complete dismissal of FINRA arbitration against him

From Employers

Shari’s professionalism, wisdom and sound guidance about employment practices and compliance were instrumental in the support of our company’s burgeoning HR department. She is an intent listener. It was a tremendous relief knowing that Shari had our backs.

-Former Senior HR Representative, National Real Estate Development Company

Shari is a superb labor attorney. She was most helpful in guiding me through the complicated waters that a small business owner and professional must navigate during the COVID-19 pandemic. I am very grateful for her expertise, her responsiveness and her compassion during these challenging times.

-Owner, Dental Practice, NYC

On Litigations and Arbitrations

Shari was excellent in her preparation and cross examination.

– President, Marketing Company

You did a wonderful job, and we are really happy with the result.

– Senior Vice President Litigation, Major Media Production Company, after dismissal of complaint on motion to dismiss

We and our clients have relied heavily on Shari on a daily basis, not only for the technical and substantive aspects of Connecticut law, but also – critically — on her outstanding strategic judgment.

– Partner, Premier Full-Service International Law Firm

On Mediations and Settlement Negotiations

We trust you. You treat our money as if it’s your own.

– Chief Financial Officer, Fortune 1000 Company

The litigation would have gone on for years without you. Without you we would not have gotten a multimillion-dollar settlement.

– General Counsel, Fortune 1000 Company

I would like to thank you again for a perfect result.

– President, Telecommunications Company

On Investigations

“Shari is an excellent investigator. She conducted a prompt, thorough and focused investigation of an employee’s complaints. Shari was highly effective at interviewing witnesses, collecting and analyzing the facts and succinctly developing meaningful conclusions to help us determine appropriate next steps.

– General Counsel, Major NYC Cultural Institution

*Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.