Vincent E. Nelson worked his way through undergraduate school and law school. He understands the struggle that most people confront reaching their goals in life as they work hard to support their families. Vince received his Bachelor of Arts degree in History from San Francisco State University. He is a graduate of New College of California School of Law, which was a public interest law school dedicated to the training of socially-responsible lawyers that shared his commitment to working in the public interest. While attending law school he worked for The San Francisco Community Law Collective. Vincent E. Nelson received the Degree of Juris Doctor in 1989 and was admitted to practice law in California the same year. After working with the law firm of Larry Klein, Inc., Vince built an independent law firm, which continues to be focused on helping individuals through very difficult personal legal challenges in the areas of family law and personal injury.

Vincent E. Nelson is a skilled negotiator, litigator, and advocate who has a natural ability to translate complex legal concepts to his clients in a common-sense manner. He knows how to guide each unique case through the legal system to achieve the best result. Vince has successfully litigated complex personal injury cases against aggressive corporate defendants and insurance companies.  He also has the skills required to resolve matters with minimal court involvement. He has the legal knowledge and temperament to help efficiently resolve dissolution cases involving complex property division, support issues or custody matters. Vince has been Vice President of the Napa County Bar Association and the Chair of the Napa County Bar Association Family Law Section. He enjoys helping people transition through the difficult periods in their lives as they confront legal issues related to personal injury, marital dissolution or other personal legal challenges.​

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Vincent E. Nelson
1001 2nd St Ste 311
Napa, CA 94559

Business Hours

Mon – Fri: 08:30 AM – 04:30 PM
Sat – Sun: Closed

Contact Information

Phone: (707) 259-0228