Kenneth P Silverman (Jericho, New York)
Kenneth P Silverman (Jericho, New York)

Kenneth P Silverman

Licensed for 35 years

Practice Area: Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights, Corporate Restructuring

Awards
AV Preeminent

Kenneth P Silverman

Credit cards accepted

Serving Jericho, NY view address

Partner at firm SilvermanAcampora LLP

Serving Jericho, NY view address

Credit cards accepted

Awards AV Preeminent

About Kenneth P Silverman

Kenneth P. Silverman is the chairman of the Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights Group.

For over 30 years, clients have trusted Ken with their most sensitive issues in the world of bankruptcy, insolvency, and corporate restructuring. Ken routinely represents debtors, creditors, and creditors’ committees, who all turn to Ken to formulate solutions to their most complicated problems. He is widely recognized as a leader in the field of bankruptcy and insolvency, and his expertise puts our clients at ease that their case is being handled properly to achieve their goals.

Since 1989, Ken has served as a member of the panel of United States Bankruptcy Trustees for both the Eastern and Southern Districts...

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Kenneth P. Silverman is the chairman of the Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights Group.

For over 30 years, clients have trusted Ken with their most sensitive issues in the world of bankruptcy, insolvency, and corporate restructuring. Ken routinely represents debtors, creditors, and creditors’ committees, who all turn to Ken to formulate solutions to their most complicated problems. He is widely recognized as a leader in the field of bankruptcy and insolvency, and his expertise puts our clients at ease that their case is being handled properly to achieve their goals.

Since 1989, Ken has served as a member of the panel of United States Bankruptcy Trustees for both the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, and he was previously a member of the Pro Bono Panel of Bankruptcy attorneys for both the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. Ken also serves as a member of the Register of Mediators for the United States Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York. As a member of the trustee panels, he is frequently appointed to operate, reorganize and/or liquidate major national, regional, and metropolitan businesses in both chapter 11 and chapter 7 bankruptcy. Ken uses this experience to assist our clients in their own bankruptcies, preserving businesses while working with them through the bankruptcy process.

In addition to his representations, Ken is a published author and a recognized lecturer on bankruptcy and bankruptcy/matrimonial related issues. Ken is also a former Adjunct Professor of Law at the St. John’s University School of Law in its Bankruptcy LL.M. Program.

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Areas of Law

  • Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights
  • Corporate Restructuring

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Peer Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 7 reviews
  • AV Preeminent
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.8/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.8/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.7/5.0
  • Communication

    4.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.9/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 12/10/11 in Bankruptcy Reorganization

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 12/10/11 in Bankruptcy Mediation

    I made a mistake on the survey where I listed 1s. Ken's skills are excellent.. We have worked both as adversaries and for the same client and the experience was always... Read more

    I made a mistake on the survey where I listed 1s. Ken's skills are excellent.. We have worked both as adversaries and for the same client and the experience was always top rate.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 12/10/11 in Family Corporations

    I think his knowledge is excellent. The previous review sent was my mistake. I mis-read the scale, expecting the highest level to be to the left. Read more

    I think his knowledge is excellent. The previous review sent was my mistake. I mis-read the scale, expecting the highest level to be to the left.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Member on 12/02/11 in Bankruptcy

    Kenneth is one of the more respected bankrutpcy lawyers practicing in my geographical area. Read more

    Kenneth is one of the more respected bankrutpcy lawyers practicing in my geographical area.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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  • 4.8/5.0 by a Partner on 11/25/11 in Bankruptcy

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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  • 2.6/5.0 by a Member on 11/25/11 in Bankruptcy

    • Legal Knowledge

      2.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      2.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      2.0/5.0
    • Communication

      3.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      4.0/5.0

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  • 1.0/5.0 by a Principal on 12/10/11 in Bankruptcy

    Ken Silverman is one of the most experienced bankruptcy attorneys on LI. I have been in adverse positions from him on difficult corporate amatters and he has always trie... Read more

    Ken Silverman is one of the most experienced bankruptcy attorneys on LI. I have been in adverse positions from him on difficult corporate amatters and he has always tried to assist in resolving the matter.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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      Credentials

      Position
      Partner
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1981, New York
      United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
      United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
      United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
      Supreme Court of the United States
      Credit Cards Accepted
      Law School Attended
      New York Law School
      Class of 1980
      J.D.
      University Attended
      Syracuse University
      Class of 1974
      B.A.