Jenel Vales Associate




Jenel Vales concentrates her practice in nursing home/medical malpractice defense. She also has experience in insurance defense and litigation. Jenel is familiar with state and federal regulations surrounding nursing home malpractice claims and implements carefully crafted strategies designed to limit or avoid punitive damages available to plaintiffs under statute. 

Prior to joining Wilson Elser, Jenel practiced at a mid-size insurance defense firm representing doctors, nurses and medical providers in medical malpractice claims. Jenel holds an M.P.A. degree in Health Care Management from Long Island University.