Bridgette Villegas Associate

     

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Bridgette Villegas handles a variety of contractual and business disputes, representing accountants, insurance agents and brokers, securities broker-dealers and other professionals. General commercial disputes have included matters involving breach of contract and fraud, criminal and regulatory review, tax disputes, workers’ compensation issues and post-employment disputes. 

Before joining Wilson Elser, Bridgette worked at another national full-service firm and a civil defense litigation firm, both based in the New York area. Following law school, she served as a legal extern at FINRA, where she helped attorneys and investigative staff to investigate and initiate enforcement actions against FINRA regulated firms and associated individuals. Bridgette also researched topics relating to securities and regulation and reviewed documents and assisted staff in preparing for investigative testimony and hearings.