For the ninth consecutive year, Stephen J. Silverberg has been selected by his peers in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the practice area of Elder Law.
For the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, over 12.2 million votes were cast, which resulted in over 71,000 leading lawyers honored in the new edition. Candidates for Best Lawyers in America list are sorted by geographic region and practice areas. They are then subject to independent peer review on professional expertise and undergo an authentication process to ensure they are in current practice and in good standing.
Mr. Silverberg has an AV Preeminent (5 out of 5) rating, the highest possible designation from Martindale-Hubbell, and listed on the Super Lawyer New York metro list since 2007.
He is designated a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) by the National Elder Law Foundation, as authorized by the American Bar Association. To receive this designation, an applicant must pass a stringent written examination and independent peer review. Although the test started in 1993, fewer than 520 attorneys have earned the CELA designation. Silverberg is a graduate of Hartwick College and Brooklyn Law School. He has been a member of the New York and Florida Bars for over forty years.
Stephen J. Silverberg is a nationally recognized leader in estate and tax planning, estate and trust administration, asset preservation planning, and Elder Law. He is past President of the prestigious National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA). In 2003 he was named a NAELA Fellow, the highest honor bestowed by NAELA to “attorneys… whose careers concentrate on Elder Law, and who have distinguished themselves both by making exceptional contributions to meeting the needs of older Americans and by demonstrating commitment to the Academy.” Silverberg is also a former President and is a member of the New York State chapter of NAELA.
The Law Office of Stephen J. Silverberg, PC, represents clients in matters about estate planning, tax, estate administration, asset preservation planning, Elder Law, and related issues. The Law Office of Stephen J. Silverberg, PC is at 185 Roslyn Road, Roslyn Heights, NY 11577, 516-307-1236 and www.sjslawpc.com.