Rebecca K. Chan Associate




Rebecca Chan practices in the areas of construction liability, premises liability and general liability cases. Her primary clients include insurance carriers, municipal entities, property owners, property management companies, and construction companies. Rebecca has successfully defended dozens of Labor Law cases, most of which involved alleged violations of Labor Law §§ 240(1), 241(6) and 200.

Prior to joining Wilson Elser, Rebecca worked at a small insurance defense law firm also focusing on Labor Law and general liability cases, where she honed her skills on multiple successful summary judgment motions, motions to dismiss, and secured settlements that benefitted her clients.

During law school, Rebecca served as the President of Hofstra’s Asian Pacific American Law Students Association (APALSA) and was the Team Captain of Hofstra’s International Moot Arbitration Team (IMAT). Her IMAT leadership provided opportunities to compete in Vienna, Austria and Hong Kong, China, arguing before renowned arbitrators from around the world.