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Daniel Martin

Daniel joined the firm in 2022 as a litigation associate.  He has extensive experience in defending physicians, dentists, healthcare facilities and other healthcare providers against malpractice claims.

Daniel M. Woodbridge

Daniel is an Associate Attorney at Silverman Shin & Byrne where he is a member of the firm’s litigation department. Daniel received his Juris Doctor from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in 2019. During Law School he was a member of the National Trial Team. He is also a member of the (More…)

Samuel J. Reiser

Samuel J. Reiser became a member of the firm in April, 2016. Prior to joining the firm, Sam was a partner in the law firm of Ballon Stoll Bader & Nadler, P.C., where he specialized primarily in real estate, corporate and commercial transactional matters. Prior to that Sam was a partner in the law firm (More…)

Bonnie DelCarmen Espino

Bonnie Espino focuses her practice on a wide variety of commercial litigation matters.  Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Espino prosecuted commodities manipulations and antitrust violations at a regional law firm.  She is fluent in Spanish.

Elana Ben-Dov

Elana is a partner in the Litigation practice group and specializes in defending employers under their Employment Practice Liability Insurance and Directors and Officers Insurance, and she coordinates local and co-counsel in multiparty and multijurisdictional litigation. Elana litigates and mediates employment discrimination, harassment, whistleblowing, retaliation, wrongful discharge, defamation, misappropriation, and other employment-related cases before federal and state (More…)

Wayne Stanton

Wayne joined the firm in 2003 and became a partner in 2007. He supervises motion practice in our Insurance Defense Practice Division and is also active in our Commercial Litigation Division.

Peter R. Silverman

Peter has been practicing law since 1970 and is the founder and senior partner of the firm. He has over forty years of hands-on experience in all facets of corporate and commercial law. Peter started his career as an Assistant District Attorney in Kings County, New York and then honed his corporate and commercial skills as (More…)

Donald F. Schneider

Don is a litigation partner who heads our New York Commercial Litigation practice. For more than 30 years, Don has engaged primarily in commercial litigation and arbitration with an emphasis in the areas of real estate development and ownership, construction, co-op/condo disputes, representation of lenders and other creditors’ rights litigation, partnership and shareholder disputes, transactional (More…)

Gregory Mueller

Greg heads our New Jersey office. Greg has over twenty years experience in all facets of civil defense litigation, insurance litigation, corporate litigation and transactional law. Greg was a Ford Foundation Scholar at Rutgers Law (Camden) where he achieved an International Law Honors Certificate. After law school Greg accepted an invitation from the Austrian government (More…)

Jeffrey B. Liebowitz

Jeffrey is a litigation partner in our New York office specializing in defense of tort claims. He has been practicing law since 1992 and has successfully defended cases at trial, obtaining numerous defense verdicts in major personal injury litigation. Jeffrey is also an amateur magician, having skills that often come into play in his trial (More…)