Stephanie Nielson Associate



Stephanie Nielson represents established businesses and individuals in all aspects of civil litigation, with a focus on defense of claims related to general liability, construction liability, automobile liability, premises liability and personal injury.

In her construction practice, Stephanie has handled a wide array of claims, including construction liability and negligence cases ranging from alleged electrocution to routine trip-and-fall job site accidents. She also has litigated numerous New York State Labor Law cases, reaching favorable resolutions for her clients through settlement, motion practice or trial.

Prior to working at Wilson Elser, Stephanie was employed as Corporation Counsel defending New York City and its employees in all tort-related actions, including general liability, premises liability, NY Labor Law claims, personal injury, §1983 claims and automobile liability.

Representative Matters

Obtained jury verdict defending the City of New York in a false arrest matter in New York State Supreme Court.