April 24, 2017

Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP

Phone: 914-323-7000

Wilson Elser helps individuals and organizations transcend challenges and realize goals by offering an optimal balance of legal excellence and bottom-line value.

Nearly 800 attorneys strong, our firm serves clients of all sizes, across multiple industries and around the world. Wilson Elser has 27 strategically located offices in the United States, another in London and several European affiliates. This depth and scale has made us one of the nation’s most influential law firms, ranked in the Am Law 200 and in the top 50 of the National Law Journal 350.

Since our founding in 1978, Wilson Elser has forged a reputation as a formidable player in insurance coverage and defense. Our experience in this tightly regulated, cost-conscious industry has shaped a firm culture of accomplished professionalism and cost efficiency that delivers demonstrable value to clients.

Today, Wilson Elser provides clients with full-service, first-class legal services, spanning the spectrum of litigation and related areas. We apply the discipline and diligence of effective litigation to virtually all areas of the law, drawing on a comprehensive roster of legal services to create multidisciplinary teams that give each client matter the best of the firm’s collective intelligence and capabilities.

Contributing authors from Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP:

Kent Adams, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Civil Litigation Attorney
Partner
Kent Adams is the regional managing partner for Wilson Elser’s Houston and Beaumont, Texas, offices. Kent defends clients in civil litigation in the state and federal courts of Texas and...
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Kathy Arline, Insurance LItigator, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Associate
Kathy Arline has several years of experience in the insurance industry handling complex coverage and liability issues as well as personal injury, casualty and property loss claims. Her...
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Alexandra Aurisch practices in the areas of employment law and professional liability. Recognizing that clients seek cost-effective solutions to complex and potentially protracted cases,...
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Heather Austin, Wilson Elser, long-term disability attorney, life insurance attorney
Of Counsel
Heather Austin has handled a wide range of litigation matters in state and federal courts. She concentrates her practice in the areas of ERISA litigation and employment counseling and...
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Joshua Bachrach, Wilson Elser, ERISA Litigation lawyer, Bad Faith Attorney
Partner
Joshua Bachrach represents clients in state and federal courts throughout the United States in litigation involving ERISA and non-ERISA disputes over disability, life and health coverage as...
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Joseph C. Baiocco, Wilson Elser, Civil Claims Liability Lawyer, Transportation Industry Attorney
Partner
Joe Baiocco litigates and manages a diverse range of civil claims in the areas of transportation, general and premises liability, and employer liability. Joe has been retained by numerous...
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Amy L. Baker, Wilson Elser, Products Liability Lawyer, Medical Device Attorney,
Associate
Amy Baker focuses her practice on product liability, medical device and pharmaceuticals litigation, and professional malpractice. She has experience in defending and prosecuting...
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Kenneth L Baker, Product Liability Litigator, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Of Counsel
Kenneth Baker focuses his practice on the defense of complex tort litigation, products liability claims, professional liability claims and related insurance defense matters. In his nearly...
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Gregory Bautista, Wilson Elser, Civil Litigation Lawyer, Data Privacy matters Attorney
Partner
Gregory Bautista is an experienced civil litigator with a focus on data breach response. He is keenly aware of the growing importance of assisting clients in developing and implementing...
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Geoffrey Belzer, Wilson Elser, cyber liability lawyer, complex commercial claims attorney
Partner
Geoffrey Belzer is a business-savvy litigator who concentrates on the defense of professional liability, cyber liability and complex commercial claims. He has appeared on behalf of clients...
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Joseph F. Bermudez, Wilson Elser, Domestic Insurance Matters Lawyer, Denver
Partner
Joe Bermudez is the regional managing partner of the Denver office and handles international and domestic insurance coverage matters. He maintains a special focus on crisis management...
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Adam R. Bialek, Wilson Elser, IP Lawyer, Patent Litigator, New York
Partner
Adam Bialek, chair of Wilson Elser’s Intellectual Property group, leads a nationwide team of highly qualified attorneys that offers clients a full range of IP and cyber/media legal services...
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Max Billek, Professional Malpractice Attorney, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Partner
Max Billek focuses his practice on a wide variety of professional malpractice actions as well as the defense of employers in employment liability matters. In the area of executive liability...
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Selina Billington, Product Liability, Consumer Claims, Attorney, Wilson Elser
Associate
Selina Billington defends Asian manufacturers in product liability and consumer claims filed in U.S. courts. She works with Wilson Elser partners to ensure that clients receive timely...
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John F. Calkin, Wilson Elser, federally mandated remediation lawyer, corporate compliance attorney
Associate
John Calkin handles a wide range of environmental and related administrative matters on behalf of clients, including state and federally mandated remediation and facilities and corporate...
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Adrian L. Canzoneri, Wilson Elser, ERISA litigation attorney, franchise matters lawyer
Associate
Adrian Canzoneri has extensive and diverse litigation experience in various areas of law, including general commercial and business litigation, financial services litigation, labor and...
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Saul A. Cardenas, Wilson Elser, Corporate Litigation Lawyer, Product Liability Attorney,
Associate
Saul Cardenas maintains a diversified practice primarily focused on litigation and corporate and transactional matters. He handles a wide range of cases in the areas of commercial and...
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Anet M. Castro, Wilson Elser, Coverage matters Attorney, Construction Defects Lawyer, Insurance,
Associate
Anet Castro handles a diverse range of matters on behalf of insurers, including coverage and extra-contractual litigation, coverage advice and defense of insurers. Her practice emphasizes...
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Michael Cawley, Insurance coverage partner, Wilson Elser law firm
Partner
Michael Cawley concentrates his practice in the areas of insurance coverage, bad faith disputes, commercial litigation and professional liability matters. He has extensive trial and...
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Joy Chen, Employment, Product Liability Litigator, WIlson Elser Law Firm
Associate
Joy Chen focuses her practice on employment law and product liability defense matters. She previously handled employment litigation cases in Los Angeles that involved claims for wrongful...
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Eric G. Cheng, Wilson Elser, Professional Liability Insurance Lawyer,
Partner
Eric Cheng focuses his practice on insurance coverage matters that arise out of professional liability and employment discrimination claims. He also defends underlying cases in these areas...
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Michael P. Chipko, Professional Liability Attorney, Medical Malpractice Lawyer, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Associate
Michael Chipko handles professional liability matters, primarily defending lawyers; general liability; and medical malpractice. His clients include attorneys, commercial properties, nurses...
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Marianna Codispoti, Wilson Elser, Domestic Manufacturing Defense, Product Liability Claims Attorney
Associate
Marianna Codispoti defends domestic and foreign manufacturers, some of which are insured by European insurers. She has handled cases involving numerous product lines, including table saws,...
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Jessica Collier, Wilson Elser Moskowitz, complex crisis management attorney, product contamination lawyer, directors liability legal counsel
Associate
Jessica represents insurance companies as coverage counsel, with an emphasis in matters involving complex international and domestic crisis management, accidental product contamination,...
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Anne M. Dalena, Wilson Elser, Complex insurance Litigation Attorney, Coverage Matters Defense Lawyer
Of Counsel
Anne Dalena handles a wide range of complex insurance litigation on behalf of insurers, including defending coverage matters, product liability, asbestos and general commercial litigation....
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Anjali C. Das, Wilson Elser, professional liability insurance lawyer, shareholder obligations attorney, illinois
Partner
With nearly two decades of experience, Anjali Das represents insurers in connection with professional liability insurance coverage matters and claims involving accounting, finance and other...
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Thomas M. DeMicco, Wilson Elser, Products Liability Attorney, Injury Lawsuits
Partner
Thomas DeMicco defends domestic and foreign manufacturers in product liability lawsuits on a national basis, with a focus on claims arising from fires and explosions. Tom’s extensive fire...
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Adam J. Detsky, Wilson Elser, Professional Liability Litigation Lawyer, marijuana industry Regulation Attorney
Associate
Adam Detsky is a litigation attorney practicing in both Colorado and New York Courts. Adam handles a broad range of litigation matters in both State and Federal courts from the outset of...
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Neha is a member of Wilson Elser’s New York City Government Affairs practice. In this role, Neha tracks legislation, monitors policy developments and advocates on behalf of a variety of...
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Erik DiMarco, Toxic Tort Litigator, Wilson Elser, law firm
Partner
Erik DiMarco maintains a national litigation practice focused on toxic tort and mass tort matters. He handles and coordinates cases in numerousjurisdictions for a variety of clients,...
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Kevin C. Donovan, Wilson Elser, Labor Disputes Lawyer, Wrongful Discharge Action Attorney,
Partner
Kevin Donovan concentrates his practice on all aspects of labor law and employment litigation and counseling, including certain employee health benefits issues facing employers. He...
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Genese K. Dopson, Wilson Elser, Pharmaceutical Defense Lawyer, Labor Lawyer
Partner
Genese Dopson focuses her practice on the defense of companies in employment matters and in the defense of pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, as well as the defense of...
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Paul Dougherty Jr., Wilson Elser, product liability attorney, commercial negotiation lawyer, foreign clients legal counsel, dispute resolution representation, Asian regulatory law
Partner
Paul Dougherty has been defending product liability and general liability cases for more than 25 years. His legal practice focuses on product liability defense of products and insurance...
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Michael C. Douglass, Wilson Elser, general liability claims lawyer,
Partner
Michael Douglass is an experienced trial attorney with a diverse civil litigation practice in California and Arizona state and federal courts. Michael focuses on the defense of corporate...
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Allison Edwards, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Civil and Commercial Litigation Attorney
Partner
Allison Edwards has experience in civil and commercial litigation, and routinely litigates matters in state and federal courts. She currently focuses her practice on general liability,...
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Lamis G. Eli, Wilson Elser, utility patents lawyer, copyright matter attorney
Associate
Lamis Eli is a registered patent attorney whose practice focuses on intellectual property prosecution and litigation, with a particular concentration on trademark, utility patents and...
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Partner
Diana Estrada represents employers in a wide variety of employment-related matters, including both defense of litigation and counseling regarding legal compliance. Diana is a member of the...
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Frank J. Fanshawe, Wilson Elser, healthcare regulatory matters lawyer, Corporate Governance and Compliance attorney
Partner
Frank Fanshawe is an integral part of the Health Care Law practice in Wilson Elser’s Albany, New York office. He has practiced health care law for more than 20 years, including significant...
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Robert P. Feinland, Wilson Elser, IP Lawyer, patent Attorney, Technology,
Associate
Robert Feinland focuses his practice on all aspects of intellectual property, including litigation, prosecution of patent and trademark applications, licensing matters and preparation of...
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Alan Fiedel, insurance litigation attorney, Wilson Elser, law firm
Partner
Alan Fiedel focuses his practice on litigation and insurance. A hands-on, information-oriented attorney, he addresses matters of general liability, product liability, professional liability...
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Elayna M. Fiene, Wilson Elser, Risk Management Lawyer, Exposure Prevention Attorney
Associate
Elayna Fiene assists in preparing to defend Wilson Elser’s clients while working to prevent, mitigate and manage exposure through risk, crises, and claims and litigation management. Prior...
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Madeline B. Fogel, Wilson Elser, Product Liability Lawyer, Toxic Tort Attorney,
Associate
Madeline Fogel concentrates her practice on the defense of complex civil litigation in the areas of product liability, toxic tort, general liability and casualty, and commercial matters....
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Joseph Francoeur, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Commercial Litigation Attorney
Partner
Joe Francoeur is an experienced trial lawyer and appellate advocate who concentrates his practice on professional liability defense, federal statutory litigation, commercial disputes and...
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Nick Freeman, Wilson Elser, Products Liability Defender, Manufacturing Attorney
Partner
Nicholas Freeman, the deputy managing partner of the Orlando office, has devoted his entire legal career to civil trial practice. Nick has extensive experience defending product liability...
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Molly Friend, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Product Liability Attorney
Associate
Molly Friend worked at a premier regional firm in the Bay Area offering a wide spectrum of services before joining Wilson Elser. She defends insurance companies in tort cases involving...
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Michelle Gallagher, Wilson Elser, global brand protection attorney, entrepreneurial startup lawyer, patent trademark office legal counsel, consumer goods law
Of Counsel
Michelle Gallagher focuses her practice on strategic global brand protection for clients ranging from multinational corporations and universities to entrepreneurial startups. Michelle...
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Rebecca Gelozin, Consumer Litigation Attorney, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Associate
Rebecca Gelozin practices in the area of commercial litigation, providing accountants with innovative and timely strategic counsel to help them make better-informed decisions, resolve...
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Anthony M. Goldner, Wilson Elser, Toxic Tort Attorney, Personal Injury Lawyer,
Partner
Respecting his clients’ business realities and objectives, Anthony Goldner takes a proactive approach to resolving litigation with maximum cost effectiveness. With a primary focus on...
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Ernest V. Goodwin, Wilson Elser, Products Liability Lawyer, Manufacturer Defense
Of Counsel
Ernest Goodwin focuses his practice on product liability, specifically the defense of domestic and foreign manufacturers, distributors and retailers in the United States, Canada and Europe...
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Jacob R. Graham, Wilson Elser, Environmental Law, Patent Attorney, IP Lawyer
Associate
Jacob Graham represents clients in state and federal courts and agencies, primarily in the areas of commercial litigation, insurance coverage, and intellectual property, environmental and...
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Janice P Gregerson, Employment Discrimination and Retaliation Attorney, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Associate
Janice Gregerson handles a wide range of matters on behalf of employers, with a concentration in employment discrimination and retaliation claims. Prior to working at Wilson Elser, Janice...
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Andrew Hall, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Product Liability Attorney
Of Counsel
Andrew Hall practices primarily in the areas of insurance coverage, products liability, professional liability, general liability and transportation in the state and federal courts of...
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Jacqueline Harding, Employment Attorney, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Partner
Jacqueline Harding is well regarded for her service as chair of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee and her involvement in professional activities devoted to the advancement of women and minority...
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Emily Hayes, insurance partner, Wilson Elser, law firm, disability insurers, benefits claim, ERISA attorney
Partner
Emily Hayes is a member of the firm’s Life, Health, Disability & ERISA practice and primarily represents life, health and disability insurers in denial of benefits claims. Her...
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Partner
Jerry Heubel is a seasoned trial attorney who focuses his practice on the defense of high-exposure medical malpractice claims. He has litigated numerous cases in New York City’s five...
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David M. Holmes, Wilson Elser, product liability attorney, toxic tort lawyer
Partner
David Holmes is the regional managing partner of Wilson Elser’s Chicago office. He has a diverse civil litigation practice that encompasses the defense of employment law, product liability...
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Brian J. Huelsmann, Wilson Elser, Mass Torts Attorney, Environmental matters Lawyer,
Partner
Brian Huelsmann is the regional managing partner of Wilson Elser’s Edwardsville office. He concentrates his practice on trials involving complex business litigation matters and defense of...
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Wilson Elser's Insurance & Reinsurance Coverage practice counsels numerous insurance carriers on all aspects of disputes and related matters, from high-stakes litigation to insurance...
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Kristin N. Ivanco, Wilson Elser, Asbestos Attorney, Products Liability Lawyer
Associate
Kristin Ivanco practices in the area of product liability with a concentration in asbestos matters. Prior to joining Wilson Elser, she worked for a social security law firm focusing on SSA...
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Rod Janis, Wilson Elser, Reinsurance Lawyer, Employment Matters Attorney
Partner
Rod Janis is the regional managing partner for Wilson Elser's Florida offices encompassing Miami, Orlando and West Palm Beach. He also serves as the managing partner of the West Palm Beach...
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Alex Kaplan, Wilson Elser, Litigation Management Lawyer, Risk Mitigating Attorney
Associate
Alex Kaplan assists clients in preventing, mitigating and managing exposure through risk, crises and litigation management. Working through the firm’s dynamic operating model, he draws on...
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Susan Karlovich, Wilson Elser, Toxic Torts Lawyer, Employment Immigration Attorney,
Partner
Susan Karlovich has extensive experience in federal, state and administrative trial and appellate courts, with emphasis on toxic torts, employment and immigration law as well as liability...
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Bruno W. Katz, professional liability litigator, Wilson Elser, Law firm
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Bruno Katz maintains a diverse business litigation practice that includes labor and employment, professional liability, corporate litigation and complex, multi-party litigation. Bruno...
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Kevin Kavanagh, insurance attorney, Wilson Elser, transportation-related issues, property lawyer, fraud investigation legal counsel, trial and arbitration representation
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Kevin Kavanagh focuses his practice on insurance and reinsurance matters with a particular emphasis on property and transportation-related issues. Kevin has extensive trial and arbitration...
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Barbara Hopkinson Kelly, Wilson Elser, toxic tort litigation lawyer, insurance coverage attorney
Partner
Barbara Hopkinson Kelly focuses her legal practice on environmental and toxic tort litigation and insurance coverage, including issues involving employment law. She also has more than 25...
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Lenore C. Kelly, Wilson Elser, private security lawyer, waste management industry attorney
Of Counsel
Lenore Kelly engages in the defense of general liability, employment practices, and workers compensation defense with case exposure ranging from seven-figure losses to situations triggering...
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Edna S. Kersting, Wilson Elser, ERISA matters Lawyer, fiduciary duty Attorney
Partner
Edna Kersting is considered an authority in life, health, disability and ERISA law, an area in which she has concentrated throughout her legal career. Her experience extends to matters...
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Matt S. Kiel, Insurance Litigator, Commercial Litigation Attorney, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Associate
Matt Kiel has managed litigation for various Southern California municipalities, national insurance providers and mid-sized businesses. He has represented individuals as well as Fortune 500...
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James Kloss, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Litigation Attorney
Of Counsel
James Kloss handles a wide variety of complex matters, with a concentration in general liability, commercial litigation, premises liability, products liability, construction, insurance...
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Jason Kuzniar, Litigator, Life, Health, Disability Insurance, Wilson Esler Law
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Jason Kuzniar is an experienced federal and state court litigator, who focuses his practice on defending professionals and representing a large and expanding base of life, health and...
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Peter Larkin, Accounting Firms, Attorney, Law Firm
Partner
Peter Larkin provides legal counsel and representation to accountants and accounting firms in connection with all aspects of their businesses. He is co-chair of Wilson Elser’s national...
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Walter G. Latimer, Wilson Elser, Toxic Tort Litigation Lawyer, Products Liability Attorney
Partner
Walter Latimer is a results-driven litigator who has successfully tried numerous complex high-exposures cases to verdict in state and federal courts. His areas of experience include toxic...
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Peter Lauricella, Litigator, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Partner
Peter Lauricella is the chair of the Albany office’s Litigation practice, leading a growing team of more than 15 attorneys and paraprofessionals. Additionally, Peter is vice chair of the...
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Gregory Lee, Litigator, Aviation, Employment, Product Liability, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Of Counsel
Greg Lee is an experienced civil litigator who has resolved complex disputes – often involving novel issues – brought in state and federal courts throughout the country. Greg’s litigation...
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Suna Lee, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Product Liability Attorney
Of Counsel
Suna Lee focuses her practice on the defense of product liability litigation, including benzene matters and other toxic torts, consumer fraud claims, and class actions. Suna also handles a...
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Josephine Lee-Nozaki, E-Discovery, General Liability Attorney, Wilson Elser Law
Associate
Josephine Lee-Nozaki is an associate in the Los Angeles office whose practice focuses on e-Discovery, General Liability & Casualty, Toxic Tort and Asbestos.
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Robert Lesko, Commercial LItigator, Arbitration, Federal, State, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Partner
Robert Lesko is a commercial litigator with more than 20 years of experience before state and federal courts, state and federal agencies, and arbitration panels throughout the country. Rob’...
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Tori Levine, Wilson Elser Moskowitz, manufacturers legal counsel, product liability attorney, mass tort lawyer, insurance defense litigation, expert witness selection
Partner
Tori Levine is a trial attorney with an innate ability to balance courtroom ingenuity with the practical needs of business clients in a variety of scenarios. She has significant experience...
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Lalit K. Loomba, Wilson Elser, Federal Civil rights Claims Attorney, Defense Litigation Lawyer
Of Counsel
Lalit Loomba focuses his litigation practice on the defense of municipalities and municipal officials in federal civil rights claims. Lalit represents several Westchester County, NY,...
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Sean B. Maraynes, Wilson Elser, medical malpractice attorney, health care matters lawyer
Associate
Sean Maraynes concentrates on medical malpractice and health care matters. His clients include doctors, nurses and other health care providers. Over the course of his career, Sean has...
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Nicolas P. Martin, Wilson Elser, Products Liability Lawyer, Toxic Tort Attorney
Partner
Nicolas Martin focuses his practice on product liability, toxic tort, premises liability, construction defect, and other complex and catastrophic litigation matters, including trials and...
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Austin Mazzella, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Corporate Governance and Compliance Attorney
Associate
Austin Mazzella concentrates his practice in breach response management, international and domestic privacy law and regulation, international cross-border data transfer mechanisms, and...
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William F. McDevitt, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Commercial Litigation Attorney
Partner
William McDevitt defends attorneys in professional liability claims in Pennsylvania’s state and federal courts. Cases involve statutory issues, professional negligence, breach of contract,...
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Joseph Mc Govern, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Litigation Attorney
Partner
Joe McGovern practices in the general liability area and has extensive experience litigating high-exposure personal injury claims in New York and Connecticut state and federal trial and...
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Erica L. Meek, Wilson Elser, Insurance Coverage Counsel,
Associate
Erica Meek focuses her legal practice on the representation of insurance companies as coverage counsel, including insurance coverage matters addressing bad faith, construction defects and...
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Jonathan E. Meer, Wilson Elser, insurance coverage lawyer, coverage determinations attorney
Partner
Jonathan Meer focuses his practice on insurance coverage, including monitoring and coverage determinations, with a concentration on directors and officers (D&O), professional errors and...
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Suzanne M. Meintzer, Wilson Elser, Technology Lawyer, Cyber Breaches Adviser
Of Counsel
Suzanne Meintzer's legal practice focuses on the representation of insurance companies as coverage counsel, with an emphasis in matters involving complex international and domestic crisis...
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George Melo, Wilson Elsner Law Firm, Commercial Litigation Attorney
Partner
George Melo’s diverse civil litigation practice is focused on complex product liability, personal injury and commercial matters and encompasses a significant international component. George...
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James Monagle maintains a comprehensive practice in intellectual property and technology law, handling litigation in state and federal courts. Matters include copyright infringement,...
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Arron Nesbitt focuses his practice in the areas of wrongful death, catastrophic personal injury, mass tort, and other complex matters, routinely for product liability and trucking clients....
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Lindsay Nickle, Wilson Elser, risk management attorney, financial industry law
Partner
Lindsay Nickle is experienced in assisting clients with the development and implementation of risk management processes and data security measures related to the receipt and use of...
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Eric W.F. Niederer, Wilson Elser, Health Care Liability Lawyer, Compliance Issues Attorney,
Partner
Eric Niederer handles health care liability, product liability, catastrophic loss and high-exposure matters in state and federal court. He has represented a variety of health care providers...
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Edward O’Brien, Wilson Elser, nursing home litigation, insurance defense,";
Associate
Edward O’Brien focuses his practice on nursing home litigation, insurance defense, arbitration, business consulting, risk management, appellate advocacy and general civil defense. Eddie is...
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Michael O'Brien, Product Liability Defense Attorney, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Partner
Michael O’Brien is a Partner in Wilson Elser’s New York Metro offices. He is co-chair of the firm’s Product Liability practice and a member of the Data Privacy & Security practice. With...
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Brian C. Padove, Wilson Elser, Commercial Litigation Lawyer, Toxic Tort Attorney
Associate
Brian Padove focuses his practice primarily in the areas of general liability and casualty, toxic tort and commercial litigation. He also has experience with professional liability and...
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Yoora Pak, Wilson Elser, Employment related Litigation Lawyer, Worker Disputes Attorney,
Partner
Yoora Pak has extensive experience handling complex employment-related litigation matters. In addition to her litigation practice, Yoora provides counseling to human resources staff and in-...
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sara papasidero, wilson elser law firm, product liability attorney
Associate
Sara Papasidero handles a range of product liability and consumer complaints filed in the United States against domestic and foreign manufacturers, specializing in claims against Asian...
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Carl Pernicone, Wilson Elser, Toxic Tort Lawyer, Environmental Liability Attorne
Partner
Carl Pernicone is co-chair of the firm’s Insurance-Reinsurance Coverage practice. Carl has extensive experience with matters involving toxic tort and environmental liability claims,...
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George Pisano, products liability attorney, Wilson Elser Law firm
Partner
George Pisano has 30 years of experience handling a wide range of personal injury and casualty-related matters. His practice focuses primarily on the defense of product liability claims...
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John H. Podesta, Wilson Elser, Casualty lawyer, Liability Insurance Attorney, Las Vegas,
Partner
John Podesta focuses his practice in the areas of insurance coverage and bad faith, business litigation and general civil litigation. In his 20-year legal career, John has handled a wide...
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Carlos Provencio, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Commercial Litigation Attorney
Of Counsel
Carlos Provencio has broad experience as corporate counsel, most recently for one of the country's largest independent full-service wealth management and capital market firms, where he...
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Stanley Pun, Wilson Elser, civil litigator, general liability attorney, commercial dispute lawyer, medical malpractice legal counsel, nursing home law
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Stanley Pun is a civil litigator who focuses his practice in the areas of product liability, general liability matters and commercial disputes. Stan frequently defends his clients in large...
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Philip Quaranta, Wilson Elser, Product Liability Defense Lawyer, Commercial Manufacturing Attorney
Partner
Phil Quaranta is the leader of the firm's Asia practice team and a member of the Executive Committee. He has built his practice around an enviable record of success defending product...
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Thomas F. Quinn, Wilson Elser, Professional Liability Defense Lawyer, Class Action Matters Attorney
Partner
Tom Quinn’s commercial civil litigation practice spans 30 years and focuses on professional liability defense and insurance coverage. He represents lawyers, accountants, insurance brokers...
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Finney Raju, Wilson Elser Law Firm, General Liability Attorney,
Associate
Finney Raju handles general liability and casualty matters, principally in the construction industry, defending building owners, contractors and subcontractors. Finney is also adept at...
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Associate
Marty Ready is an experienced attorney handling a wide range of general liability defense and complex civil litigation matters. He also has experience with intellectual property and has...
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Alexander L. Reich, Wilson Elser, educational institutions lawyer, nonprofit organizations attorney
Associate
Alexander Reich focuses his practice on labor and employment law. He represents and counsels employers on a variety of employment-related matters, including issues pertaining to Title VII,...
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Richard Reiter, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Commercial Litigation Attorney
Partner
Richard Reiter represents client interests in complex business disputes, intellectual property, cyber, real estate, and insurance coverage. A member of the firm’s Information Governance...
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Sara E. Robinson, Wilson Elser, Whistleblower Protection Lawyer, Labor Litigation Attorney
Associate
Sara Robinson‘s practice focuses primarily on employment litigation, specifically defending management against claims including discrimination, harassment, whistleblower protection,...
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Dean Rocco, Employment Attorney, Wilson Elser Law FIrm
Partner
Dean Rocco is co-chair of Wilson Elser’s national Employment & Labor practice. He represents employers of all types and sizes across the country as well as executives and members of...
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Ricki E. Roer, Wilson Elser, Collective Bargaining Lawyer, Labor Disputes Attorney
Partner
Ricki Roer is the chair of Wilson Elser’s Employment & Labor litigation practice. She has litigated thousands of cases in state and federal courts at the trial and appellate levels. Her...
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Jeremy Ross, Professional Liability, Data Privacy, Wilson Elser, Law Firm
Associate
Jeremy Ross handles a wide range of matters, with particular concentrations in professional liability, products liability, employment and data privacy issues. He represents the Los Angeles...
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Shawna Ruetz, Wilson Elser, Employment Law Litigation, Labor Rights Lawyer,
Associate
Shawna Ruetz has a diverse civil litigation practice that includes employment law, commercial litigation, general liability and insurance coverage claims, with an emphasis in matters...
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Kevin Scott, Wilson Elser, data security attorney, privacy breach lawyer,
Associate
Kevin Scott focuses his practice on data security and privacy breach response and litigation. His exceptional background involved working for the Special Inspector General for Iraq...
312-821-6131
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Angela M. Sekerka, Wilson Elser, Property Management Lawyer, Fair Housing Development Attorney
Associate
Angela McManus Sekerka concentrates her practice in employment and housing discrimination law. She has successfully defended numerous employers and property management companies against...
312.821.6171
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Lori R. Semlies, Wilson Elser, Nursing Home Malpractice Lawyer, Personal Injury Litigation Attorney
Partner
Lori Semlies focuses on the defense of medical and nursing home malpractice claims in both state and federal courts, including all phases of litigation through trial. She has handled...
914.872.7731
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Tara A. Sheldon, Wilson Elser, Risk and Crisis Assessment Lawyer, General Liability Attorney
Associate
Tara Sheldon assists clients in preventing, mitigating and managing exposure through risk, crises, and claims and litigation management. She scrupulously attends to every detail in...
203.388.2432
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Associate
Samuel Shusterhoff focuses his practice on general liability matters, with a concentration in transportation/trucking cases. He has worked cases from inception to trial or settlement on the...
203.388.2408
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Henry L. Solano, Wilson Elser, Fortune 100 Lawyer, appellate strategies Attorney
Partner
Henry Solano has extensive private and public sector litigation and counseling experience. He has handled numerous complex matters, developing effective and successful trial and appellate...
303.572.5330
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Thomas M. Spitaletto, Wilson Elser, Insurance matters attorney, partner
Partner
Combining extensive litigation experience with proven coverage analysis capabilities, Tommy Spitaletto provides legal assistance to a large and growing base of clients. For his insurance...
214.698.8099
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Robert A. Spolzino, Wilson Elser, Appellate Lawyer, Municipal Matters Attorney
Partner
Bob Spolzino is senior appellate counsel in the firm’s Appellate practice and co-chair of the Municipal/Local Government practice. He focuses on appellate matters, municipal, commercial and...
914.872.7497
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Ian A. Stewart, Wilson Elser, Data Privacy Lawyer, General Liability Attorney
Partner
Ian Stewart handles complex litigation in state and federal courts, where he frequently defends catastrophic multi-party litigation. Ian’s practice includes product liability, professional...
213.330.8830
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Tony Strasius, Wilson Elser,  Products Liability Attorney
Partner
Tony Strasius is the regional managing partner of the Miami office. He is a civil litigator who has successfully tried numerous complex and high-exposure cases in federal and state courts...
305.341.2287
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Gregg Tatarka, Wilson Elser Law Firm, Product Liability Attorney
Partner
Gregg Tatarka focuses on managing national counsel coordinating programs for products liability, with a particular specialization in fire litigation. Generally, he represents manufacturers...
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Kara Thorvaldsen, Wilson Elser, Class Action Defense Lawyer, IP Attorney
Associate
Kara Thorvaldsen practices in the areas of appellate work, professional liability, intellectual property, class action defense, and insurance and reinsurance defense. She has a track record...
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James K. Thurston, Wilson Elser, Bad Faith Litigation Lawyer, Insurance
Partner
Jim Thurston is a coverage lawyer who focuses his practice on insurance and bad faith litigation in the professional liability field. Jim’s career has been distinguished by the successful...
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Michael Tripicco, Wilson Elser, Professional Liability Attorney
Associate
Michael Tripicco focuses his practice on defending insurance brokers and lawyers against claims brought under errors and omissions policies. He also defends clients against claims alleging...
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Julie E. Van Wert, Wilson Elser, Complex Insurance Disputes Lawyer, Officer's Liability Attorney,
Of Counsel
With 12 years of experience handling complex insurance coverage disputes, Julie Van Wert is uniquely adept at bringing complicated and bitterly contested matters to resolution. Operating at...
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Melissa K. Ventrone, Wilson Elser, Payment Card Industry Lawyer, Security Law
Partner
Melissa Ventrone, chair of Wilson Elser’s Data Privacy & Security practice, focuses on class action privacy litigation, privacy breach response (pre- and post-event), payment card...
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Russ Vignali, Wilson Elser, New York, defense of products liability matters,
Partner
Russ Vignali is a tenacious advocate who focuses his litigation practice on the defense of products liability matters and related commercial disputes in New York state and federal courts....
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Danny Vogel, Wilson Elser, product liability attorney, general casualty lawyer, insurance coverage legal counsel
Associate
Danny Vogel focuses his practice on product liability, general liability and insurance coverage matters. He began his career as an in-house law clerk in the legal department of a generic...
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Associate
Aleksandra Vold focuses her practice on privacy breach response (pre- and post-event), payment card industry (PCI) standards and investigations, advising clients in identifying, evaluating...
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Kathleen D. Wilkinson, Wilson Elser, Complex Products Liability Lawyer, Pharmaceutical Litigation Attorney
Partner
Well known throughout Pennsylvania’s legal community for her consummate legal skills and uncompromising dedication, it is fitting that Kathleen Wilkinson served as chancellor of the...
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Of Counsel
Heidi Wolmuth concentrates her practice in the defense of complex civil litigation involving medical malpractice, pharmaceuticals and medical devices as well as general product liability....
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Melissa Youngman, Wilson Elser, bankruptcy attorney, mortgage creditors counsel, purchasers of distressed assets lawyer, florida legal services, real estate law
Partner
Melissa Youngman represents all types of creditors in bankruptcy proceedings and peripheral matters, including mortgage creditors, mortgage servicers, Fortune 500 companies, banks and...
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Jura Christine Zibas, Wilson Elser, Commercial Patent lawyer, Technology Matters
Partner
Jura Christine Zibas has an extensive technology background and focuses her legal practice on intellectual property and related commercial matters. Relying on her scientific and analytical...
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Michael Zidek, Civil defense Litigator, medical malpractice, Wilson Elser Law Firm
Of Counsel
Michael Zidek has conducted a diverse civil defense practice throughout his career, with a focus on medical malpractice, lawyer and other professional liability, and general liability...
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