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Admitted to Practice

  • New Jersey, 2007
  • New York, 2008
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2008
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 2008
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 2010
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 2011

Michael Goettig

GoettigMichael
Counsel
T212.603.6498
F212.489.8340
Michael Goettig has extensive experience litigating and resolving discrimination and wage and hour cases. He represents clients in both state and federal courts as well as at arbitration and before administrative agencies. He also provides counseling to clients on a wide array of personnel matters, and he conducts internal personnel investigations. Prior to joining DWT, he spent seven years at Vedder Price. Goettig’s work experience also includes serving as a freelance journalist, and as a volunteer with the Peace Corps. He received his B.A. from the University of Minnesota and his J.D. from Columbia Law School. He is proficient in Mandarin Chinese.

Additional Qualifications

  • Associate, Vedder Price, New York, N.Y., 2007-2015

Professional & Community Activities

  • Human Rights Intern (China), Humans Rights Watch/ABA Asia Law Institute, 2005
  • Partner, Speakeasy Bar (China), 2001-2005
  • Volunteer, Technical Trainer and Training Coordinator, Peace Corps (China), 1996 – 1999; Summers 2000 and 2002

Professional Recognition

  • Selected to "New York Rising Stars," Thomson Reuters, 2013-2017
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