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Thomas William Wilson, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1962, United States District Court (southern and eastern district) New York 1962, District of Columbia 1972. Member of Professional Liability Underwriting Society, International Bar Association, Defense Research Institute (editorial board professional liability reporter), New York State Bar Association, American Bar Association.

Background

Wilson, Thomas William was born on September 14, 1935 in Brooklyn. Son of Matthew and Alice (McCrory) Wilson.

Education

Son of Matthew and Alice (McCrory) W.;m. Eileen Marie McGann, June 4, 1960. Bar:New York 1962, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1962, District of Columbia 1972.Assoc.

Mendes and Mount, New York City, 1961-1965, Haller & Small, New York City, 1965-1966. General counsel Prudential of Great British, New York City, 1966-1968. Managing partner Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker, New York City, since 1968.

Career

Worked at Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker (New York, NY) specializing in General Insurance and Reinsurance Practice and Litigation. Commercial, Corporate and Securities Law. Domestic and International Property and Casualty Insurance and Reinsurance.

Products and Professional Liability, Toxic Tort Defense, Environmental Impairment Liability, Medical and Hospital Malpractice, Municipal and Public Officials Liability, Trusts and Estates. Aviation, Marine and Inland Marine. Securities and Fiduciary Liability and General Subrogation.

Admitted to the bar, 1961, New York and United States. District Court, Southern District of New York. 1962, United States. District Court, Eastern District of New York.

1972, District of Columbia. Member, Claims Executive Council, American Insurance Association, 1967, 1968. Panelist, American Bar Association Video-Tape Continuing Education on Attorney's Malpractice, 1978.

Member: New York State, American (Member, Sections on: Litigation. Tort and Insurance Practice) and International Bar Associations. Defense Research Institute.

Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker is a full service international law firm, ranking among the largest law firms in the United States with offices in twelve major cities in the United States. We have provided our clients with a full range of expert and innovative legal services for more than a quarter of a century. Our dramatic growth during this period has been a response to the emerging needs of existing clients and addition of new ones.

Initially, ours was an insurance-related practice and we maintain a preeminent position with regard to all aspects of insurance law and the insurance/reinsurance industry serving insureds, brokers, insurers and reinsurers. As our clients have matured and broadened in scope, so have our services and expertise and we have expanded into the general corporate law, including creditors' rights and bankruptcy, trusts and estates and real estate transactions and regulatory work.

Membership

Member, Claims Executive Council, American Insurance Association, 1967, 1968. Panelist, American Bar Association Video-Tape Continuing Education on Attorney's Malpractice, 1978. Member: New York State, American (Member, Sections on: Litigation.

Tort and Insurance Practice) and International Bar Associations. Defense Research Institute.

Connections

Children: Jeanne Alice, Thomas William, David Matthew, Bachelor of Arts, Columbia University, 1957, Bachelor of Laws, 1960.