Dawn C. Wheeler


Office:   Main Office
Phone:   (212) 747-1230 Ext. 123
Fax:   (212) 747-1239 


Practice Areas: construction, federal practice, premises liability, insurance coverage, Accident,  auto/commercial

Dawn C. Wheeler joined McMahon, Martine & Gallagher LLP as an associate in early 2019. Her practice areas focus on construction site accidents and premise liability. Dawn is very experienced in trials with over 20 years of experience.



Dawn started in plaintiffs’ personal injury after graduating law school, but quickly switched to defense work as a staff attorney with State Farm Insurance Companies and later with Royal and Sun Alliance, gaining considerable experience in discovery and trial practice. For the 16 years prior to joining MMG, she worked as a senior associate at Cullen & Dykman LLP handling construction cases, utility work cases with the gas company, (B.U.G./Keyspan) and premises cases defending the New York City Housing Authority. She has also handled Appellate practice matters for those clients. Additionally, Dawn served as an arbitrator in small claims night Court in Kings County for many years.



Dawn graduated from the City University School of Law  in 1994. She was a teaching assistant in Contract Law. She earned a  Bachelor of Science degree in marketing prior to attending law school. 



New York State Courts 2nd department (March 1995); Federal District Court for the Eastern District of New York; Federal District Court for the Southern District of New York