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Sidney L. Gold

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Sidney L. Gold & Associates, P.C.
Address
1835 Market Street
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Suite 515
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Philadelphia, PA 19103

Website
http://www.discrimlaw.net
Areas of Practice
Employment & Labor, Employment & Labor - EEOC & Discrimination, Employment & Labor - FMLA, Employment & Labor - Litigation, Employment & Labor - Wrongful Termination
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Sidney L. Gold is the principal shareholder of the Pennsylvania & New Jersey employment law firm of Sidney L. Gold & Associates, P.C. in Philadelphia, which has been recognized by the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register as a preeminent law firm in the field of employment law and civil rights litigation. His practice, as well as that of the law firm, is exclusively concentrated in the representation of both employees and employers in all aspects of employment-related litigation in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, including claims under federal and state anti-discrimination laws and federal civil rights laws.

As a New Jersey and Pennsylvania employment lawyer, he has extensive experience counseling employers regarding compliance with Title VII, the ADA, and the ADEA and FMLA. Mr. Gold has significant experience in representing both private sector and public sector employers, including state universities and municipalities in employment and civil rights matters. His labor law firm was lead counsel in the nationwide class action against Abercrombie & Fitch.

He has written extensively on issues of employment discrimination and has authored many articles for the Legal Intelligencer and Pennsylvania Law Weekly. Mr. Gold has also given presentations on employment law to the Philadelphia Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Institute. He is well-recognized as the preeminent Pennsylvania employment lawyer and is often asked to appear on local news broadcasts to discuss the latest employment law topics of interest.

He serves as an arbitrator and mediator for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He has also served as Vice Chair of the Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association. Mr. Gold further served as Co-Chair of the Labor and Employment Law Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association for seven years. In addition, he is a member of the Professional Guidance Committee, the Federal Courts Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association and the Labor and Employment Law Committee of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Mr. Gold also serves on the Faculty and Planning Committee of the Pennsylvania Bar Institute Employment Law Institute.

Mr. Gold was selected for inclusion in Philadelphia Magazine’s Super Lawyers in the area of employment law each year since 2004. He was named to the Best Lawyers in America each consecutive year since 2009 and has earned the highest rating of preeminence in the field of employment law by the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register. Martindale-Hubbell has additionally rated him as an “AV Rated” attorney for fifteen consecutive years – the highest possible peer review rating in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards.

Mr. Gold has been selected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, an honorary organization of lawyers, judges, and legal scholars whose public and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare of their communities and to the highest principles of the legal profession. Moreover, Mr. Gold is a founding member of the Third Circuit Court of Appeal Bar Association.

Mr. Gold is a 1975 graduate of Temple University School of Law. Before entering private practice, he served as an Assistant City Solicitor for the City of Philadelphia in its Major Trial Division. Mr. Gold has litigated complex cases before courts throughout the United States, and has been admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second, Third and Fourth Circuits and the United States Supreme Court.

Practice Summary
Memberships

National Employment Lawyers Association
Pennsylvania Bar Employment Law Institute
Philadelphia Bar Association

Admissions

New York, 2015
U.S. Supreme Court, 1998
Pennsylvania, 1975
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. Court of Appeals - Second, Third and Fourth Circuits

Education

Temple University
J.D., 1975

Pennsylvania State University
B.A., 1972

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Sidney L. Gold & Associates, P.C.

1835 Market St Suite 515, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA

(215) 569-1999

4.5 out of 5 stars

M G

5 out of 5 stars

posted a week ago

Mr. Gold is one of the most unselfishly helpful people I've had the pleasure of knowing. He not only guided me with invaluable insight during a very difficult phase in my medical career, but continued to stay in touch as a friend and someone who has been invested in my success. Needless to say, he...

Abraham Kou

5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 months ago

I had some counsel from Leanne Coyle and was impressed with how prepared and thorough she was in our time together. Prior to the consultation, she was very responsive to emails and communication in general. I would recommend her services to both friends and colleagues.

Marc Kramer

5 out of 5 stars

posted 4 months ago

I just settled a case with a very large employer and my attorney, Jamie Ford, was fantastic. Jamie was a good communicator, well organized, strategic, prepared me well for what I would be facing and I felt she genuinely cared about the outcome. The firm took my case on contingency and there was...

Radha Swaminathan

5 out of 5 stars

posted 6 months ago

I have worked with Mr Gold and I strongly recommend him for all employment needs. He is, in my opinion, one of the best in the business. He is a wonderful attorney with a 100% focus on clients. He is very compassionate, understands an individual’s situation and personalizes guidance to enable...

sh m

5 out of 5 stars

posted 8 months ago

Mr. Gold is a wonderful, kind, and compassionate attorney. He is the best lawyer in Philadelphia. When I called his office, I immediately got an appointment with him and he personally called me back. He met with me and reviewed my case, gave me very practical advice about how to proceed, but also...

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Sidney L. Gold & Associates, P.C.
Sidney L. Gold & Associates, P.C. 1835 Market St #515, Philadelphia, PA 19103

5 out of 5 stars

Barbara Rile

5 out of 5 stars

posted 8 months ago

Made us feel comfortable right from the start.A real person one who gives you hope in what is a diffult time for me.I have the utmost confidence that I will get justice in my pending case with Sisney Gold and his staff working for me.

Shane Heizman

5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

Mr. gold was very attentative, kind, and caring. my impression is that he care about and for his clients. I look forward to him representing our interest

Angelica Lyrical Baylor

5 out of 5 stars

posted 6 years ago

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Sidney L. Gold & Associates, P.C.
Sidney L. Gold & Associates, P.C. 1835 Market St #515, Philadelphia, PA 19103

5 out of 5 stars

Barbara Rile

5 out of 5 stars

posted 8 months ago

Made us feel comfortable right from the start.A real person one who gives you hope in what is a diffult time for me.I have the utmost confidence that I will get justice in my pending case with Sisney Gold and his staff working for me.

Shane Heizman

5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

Mr. gold was very attentative, kind, and caring. my impression is that he care about and for his clients. I look forward to him representing our interest

Angelica Lyrical Baylor

5 out of 5 stars

posted 6 years ago