Misty R. Percifield Associate




Misty Percifield is a dedicated civil litigator who defends workers' compensation and automobile and premises liability matters. Misty also manages and defends personal injury, product liability, dram shop and other general liability claims. Ever mindful of the increasing economic pressures under which clients conduct their businesses, Misty is committed to resolving claims quickly and efficiently. She makes good use of Wilson Elser’s centralized resources and firm-wide talent. This type of collaboration frequently spawns innovative and cost-effective solutions to our clients’ most complex legal issues. 

In addition, Misty has extensive experience providing insurance opinions, including questions with regard to the duty to defend and the duty to indemnify. She has worked extensively in the travel and hospitality market assisting clients within the travel industry in contract drafting and negotiation, data privacy (including compliance with GDPR and CCPA), and in mediating and litigating breach of contract cases. In this role, Misty provided informational seminars to industry stakeholders and has written industry papers specifically with regard to duty of care applications to corporations with traveling employees. 

Misty joined Wilson Elser in 2022 with close to ten years of litigation experience on the plaintiffs’ side. This experience gives her clear insight into how plaintiffs view and value specific cases.