Recognition for Getnick & Getnick

  • Two-time finalists for the Public Justice Foundation Trial Lawyer of the Year Award (2004 and 2011) for whistleblower cases
  • “The king of whistleblower cases and a formidable player in the broader field of corporate fraud.” Crains New York Business
  • “The firm keeps its whistleblower roster full by collecting top dollar for clients based on new False Claims Act theories.” National Law Journal
  • Lifetime Achievement Award from the national whistleblower advocacy organization Taxpayers Against Fraud for whistleblower cases
  • Cornell Law School’s Exemplary Public Service Achievement Award for whistleblower cases
  • AV Preeminent ratings by Martindale-Hubbell for ethical standards and professional abilities
  • Recognized as Super Lawyers (peer rating of top 5% of lawyers by state)
  • “Outstanding work by Ms. Eckard’s lawyers.” Public Justice, on G&G’s whistleblower case against GlaxoSmithKline
  • G&G client Cheryl Eckard named as one of the top ten whistleblowers of all time
  • “Very skillful advocacy . . . courage and determination … you were up to the task and achieved a stunning victory.” Former New York State Governor on a G&G whistleblower case
  • “[U]nfailing integrity, expertise, dedication and business acumen during the course of this monitorship.” Former New York State Comptroller on G&G independent monitorship
  • Luis Moreno Ocampo, Global Practice Counsel, one of 21 “Brave Thinkers” in 2011, Atlantic Magazine and one of 100 Top Global Thinkers in 2011, Foreign Policy Magazine
  • “Bayer was forced to settle the [$251M whistleblower] case because of the courageous efforts of one man, George Couto, a senior marketing executive at Bayer, and his lawyers at Getnick & Getnick.” Corporate Crime Reporter.
  • “Neil V. Getnick has dared to draft a code of ethics that defines independence … instilling credibility in [independent] investigations.” National Law Journal
  • “Get tough attitude” on insurance fraud. Forbes
  • “A real life ‘Mission Impossible’ in the heart of Silicon Valley … A model of teamwork between Government and business.” New York Times on G&G complex fraud investigation and litigation