Elyse Schindel Associate



Elyse Schindel focuses her practice on insurance defense, including general liability and professional malpractice matters. From inception through trial Elyse handles claims brought against professionals and those acting in various positions of trust, such as fiduciaries and trustees. As dictated by a client’s needs, she works “cross-practice” with other functional areas within the firm to assist with the growing number of challenges that arise in various facets of a case, including cyber risk, privacy rights, employment law, management liability, government affairs, unfair competition, class actions and commercial/transactional services.

Prior to joining Wilson Elser, Elyse worked at a firm in Monmouth County, New Jersey, specializing in personal injury litigation and criminal defense litigation. She has significant experience in trial court and appellate work, most notably as counsel in the New Jersey Supreme Court. Upon graduation from law school, Elyse served as law clerk to the Honorable Ronald Lee Reisner, J.S.C., in the New Jersey Superior Court, Monmouth County, Law Division.