Allison R. Graffeo Partner




Allison Graffeo focuses her legal practice on the defense of medical malpractice and professional liability claims. Additionally, she is experienced in Article 81 proceedings and treatment over objection applications pursuant to the Family Decisions Act. Allison’s clients include physicians, nursing and hospital staff, major New York hospitals and health care facilities, nursing homes and community agencies. She is involved in all aspects of litigation, from case inception to trial, and is experienced in appellate practice.

Allison is extremely active in attorney mentoring and education. She has developed and presented CLE courses for attorneys on the topics of litigation and professional liability. She has also given numerous presentations and participated in multiple mock trials at New York area medical institutions for the purpose of educating health care professionals about best practices.

Prior to joining Wilson Elser, Allison was associated with a Manhattan-based medical malpractice defense firm.