Carla Minnard has been been selected as a "Super Lawyer" in the 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023 Northern California Super Lawyers magazine, an annual list of the top attorneys in the region. This honor is bestowed on no more than 5 percent of the state's lawyers. Selection is based on peer nomination and evaluation of the lawyer's professional accomplishments. Carla has also been named one of the "Top Lawyers in California" by American Lawyer Media and has been nominated for other prestigious awards including "Woman Trial Lawyer of the Year" by CAOC and Trial Lawyer of the Year by Public Justice and Consumer Attorneys of California.
Carla's work and cases have been featured in local, national and international news in both print and television media. Carla has appeared on numerous television shows including Dateline, Vanity Fair Confidential and 20/20 and her work has been the subject of a Netflix documentary,
Her verdicts have been featured in numerous publications and magazines, including "Million Dollar Verdicts."