Philly includes Brittany T. Esser in an exclusive list of 14 lawyers deemed to be made in the mold of Steve Goodman, a Philadelphia lawyer whose longtime dedication to representing technology and emerging growth companies earned him the moniker, “the godfather of Philadelphia startups.” Esser’s listing notes that she was deeply involved in Philadelphia’s startup community, including by helping to organize Philly New Technology Meetup and by working for Robin Hood Ventures, a leading angel investment group.