Rankings & Recognition

The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers

In 2016, Ms. Collins was admitted to The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers as a Fellow, the highest recognition by one’s colleagues of sustained outstanding performance in the profession, exemplifying integrity, dedication, and excellence.

The Best Lawyers in America

Ms. Collins has been selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© (2010 to 2021) in the field of Employment Law—Management.

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business

Ms. Collins has been named in Chambers USA among the “Leaders in Their Field” in the area of Labor & Employment (2007 to 2020). Chambers USA 2020 pointed out that the “terrific and very dynamic” Erika Collins handles a wide range of employment matters, and is particularly well regarded for her [experience] in complex international and cross-border employment issues. She regularly assists clients with investigations, audits and global policy matters, as well as counseling clients on misconduct and sexual harassment.

The Legal 500

The Legal 500 United States recommended Ms. Collins in the Workplace and Employment Counseling category in 2013 and from 2015 to 2019. In addition, The Legal 500 United Kingdom recommended her in the Employment category in 2017.

Super Lawyers

Ms. Collins has been named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list (2007 to 2010 and 2013 to 2020) in the areas of International and Employment & Labor: Employer. In 2019, she was recognized on New York Metro Super Lawyers’ “Top 50 Women” list.

Who's Who Legal

Ms. Collins has been listed in Who’s Who Legal in the Thought Leaders Global Elite 2020: Labour & Employment and Pensions & Benefits; Global Leader: Labour & Employment and Pensions & Benefits (2019, 2020); Thought Leaders (2018, 2020); and The International Who's Who of Management Labour & Employment Lawyers (New York, 2007 to 2013).

Benchmark Labor & Employment

In its 2019 guide to the region’s leading litigation law firms and lawyers, Benchmark Labor & Employment ranked Ms. Collins as a Labor & Employment Star – Northeast.


In 2016, Ms. Collins received the Lexology Client Choice Award: Labor & Employment. In 2015, she received the Americas Women in Business Law Award: Best in Labor & Employment, from Euromoney Legal Media Group.