26 Metro Rankings
Wilson Elser helps individuals and organizations transcend challenges and realize goals by offering an optimal balance of legal excellence and bottom-line value. More than 800 attorneys strong, our firm serves clients of all sizes, across multiple industries and around the world. Wilson Elser has 38 strategically located offices in the United States and another in London. This depth and scale has made us one of the nation?s most influential law firms, ranked in the Am Law 200 and top 56 in the National Law Journal 500. 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. Our firm?s uncommonly high concentration of seasoned senior litigators gives us an advantage when handling our clients? most challenging and technical cases. More broadly, many of our attorneys have specialized degrees in business, engineering, medicine and accounting, as well as extensive on-the-ground professional experience, which translate into client solutions that work in the real world. By combining our attorneys? deep experience with the vast resources and technical capacity of a large and highly respected firm, Wilson Elser consistently provides our clients with sound, uncompromising legal representation.
The nearly 300 attorneys in Wilson Elser's New York City, White Plains and Garden City offices make up our New York Metro presence. The greatest single concentration of attorneys firmwide, we live in the same communities, practice in the same courts and split our office time based on where and when our clients need us most. Indeed, the seamless nature of these three offices ? strategically located in and around the country's most vibrant center of commerce ? allows cases to be staffed in the most efficient manner and takes full advantage of our broad base of local talent (see our office capabilities for White Plains and Garden City). Comprising the largest portion of our "New York Metro" presence, the New York City office is home to more than 200 attorneys whose collective skills cross every major practice of law. Wilson Elser traces its beginnings to the opening of its New York City office more than 40 years ago when its attorneys focused exclusively on insurance litigation. Today, it is one of 38 offices nationwide and has grown to include more than 200 attorneys who provide a full breadth of legal services to our clients. We routinely draw on the collective experience resident among our own office attorneys, the balance of those throughout the New York Metropolitan region as well as our colleagues across the broader firm. Wilson Elser's national practice team structure, leveraging the benefits of technology, makes it possible for one point of contact to marshal any or all of the resources our clients require to advance even their most ambitious legal objectives.
Total Offices: 38
|Practice Areas||No. of Attorneys|
|Environmental and Land Use||1|
|Government and Government Relations||4|
|Labor & Employment||19|
|Maritime and Transportation||4|
|Trusts and Estates||5|
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Defense Litigation Attorney
Kentucky - Louisville
Louisville office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a defense litigation attorney with experience in one or more of the following areas: insurance defense, commercial litigation, insurance coverage, professional liability, commercial and products liability, and personal injury. The candidate will represent clients in a wide range o....
Defense Litigation Associate Attorney
Michigan - Detroit
Detroit office of an AmLaw firm seeks defense litigation associate attorney with 3+ years of experience with insurance defense litigation experience and exposure to practice areas including commercial automobile/trucking litigation, catastrophic PIP claims, production liability and general liability insurance claims. The candidate will independentl....
Product Liability and General Litigation Attorney
New York - New York City
New York City office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks product liability and general litigation attorney with 3+ years of experience. The candidate will take a leading role on a dynamic and growing litigation team. Will independently manage a litigation caseload, working cases from beginning to end. Work closely with other attorney....
Commercial Litigation Associate Attorney
New York - New York City
New York City office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks commercial litigation associate attorney with 3+ years of defense/commercial litigation experience (experience with accounting practices, public accounting and/or CPA firms preferred). The candidate will independently manage a litigation caseload, working cases from beginning t....
Claims Management and Insurance Coverage Counsel Attorney
New York - New York City
New York City office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks claims management and insurance coverage counsel attorney with 2+ years of legal practice experience. The candidate will independently manage a claims caseload, working claims from beginning to end. Will provide coverage, liability and damages analysis for complex professional ....
Medical Malpractice Defense Attorney
New Jersey - Florham Park
Florham Park office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks medical malpractice defense attorney with 2+ years of defense litigation experience. The candidate will independently manage a caseload involving medical malpractice claims. Will work closely with other attorneys, team members, and Partners on legal projects. Regularly handle co....
Litigation Associate Attorney
Illinois - Edwardsville
Edwardsville office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks defense litigation associate attorney with 8+ years of experience. The candidate will litigate matters on behalf of firm clients. Will independently manage a litigation caseload, working cases from beginning to end. Work closely with other attorneys and Partners on legal project....
General Liability Associate Attorney
Texas - Houston
Houston office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks general liability associate attorney with 2+ years of experience. The candidate will represent sophisticated clients confronted with complex legal challenges. Will manage a litigation caseload, working cases from beginning to end. Work closely with other attorneys and Partners on leg....
Litigation and Trial Attorney
Texas - Dallas
Dallas office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks litigation and trial attorney with 5+ years of general casualty litigation experience. The candidate will represent a large international logistics and transportation client in all aspects of litigation, regulatory work and general counseling issues. Will independently manage a litiga....
Senior Litigation Associate Attorney
Illinois - Chicago
Chicago office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks senior litigation associate attorney with 10+ years of experience. The candidate will independently manage a litigation caseload, working cases from beginning to end. Will work closely with other attorneys and partners on legal projects. Regularly handle court appearances, deposition....