Leslie Romeo Associate




Leslie Romeo represents public and private, small to large fleet carriers; freight forwarders and brokers; shippers; and taxi and limousine companies. Leslie understands the unique issues facing companies that transport cargo and people, first- and third-party liability, subrogation issues, and the interplay of legislation surrounding vehicle operation and ownership responsibility. 

Prior to joining Wilson Elser, Leslie worked as in-house counsel for Mercury Insurance and Farmers Insurance. She has first- and second-chaired jury trials in Sacramento County, Placer County, Stanislaus County, San Joaquin County and Butte County. 

As in-house counsel, Leslie defended general civil and personal injury matters for individuals and businesses, including auto and premises liability cases.

Before law school, Leslie was a claims adjuster for Farmers Insurance where she gained casualty and residential property experience. As a claims adjuster, she also handled claims in litigation in California and Nevada.