Madeeha Syed Associate




Madeeha Syed handles complex litigation matters, with an emphasis on the defense of general, premises and construction liability claims, including those involving New York’s Labor Law and the defense of construction defect and property damage claims. She also works on behalf of transportation providers and trucking companies. 

Prior to joining Wilson Elser, Madi acquired an eclectic legal background, including medical malpractice defense, general liability, criminal defense, tax law, business associations and workers’ compensation law. She began her legal career as an associate at a criminal defense litigation firm in New York City where she served as a court-appointed attorney through the Assigned Counsel Program. She later joined an Arlington, Virginia, civil litigation firm and worked as a tax law editor for Bloomberg, BNA. Madi returned to New York City and joined a small law firm, focusing her practice on medical malpractice defense and premises liability.