Kenneth P Silverman

Kenneth P Silverman (Jericho, New York)

Kenneth P Silverman

Attorney in Jericho, NY
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.
516.479.6310
Credit Cards Accepted
Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 4.8 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights
  • Corporate Restructuring

Peer Reviews (7)

Peer Reviews (7)
AV Rated
4.8/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Bankruptcy Reorganization, Bankruptcy Mediation, Family Corporations and Bankruptcy
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
Legal Knowledge
4.8/5
Analytical Capabilities
Analytical Capabilities
4.8/5
Judgment
Judgment
4.7/5
Communication Ability
Communication Ability
4.9/5
Legal Experience
Legal Experience
4.9/5
Peer Reviews (7)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 12/10/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 12/10/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
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
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 12/10/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
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
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 12/02/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Kenneth is one of the more respected bankrutpcy lawyers practicing in my geographical area.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.8/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 11/25/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
2.6/5.0 Posted by a Member on 11/25/11
Legal Knowledge
2/5
Analytical Capabilities
2/5
Judgment
2/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
4/5
1.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 12/10/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
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
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
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.

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
SilvermanAcampora LLP
100 Jericho Quadrangle, Suite 300,
Jericho, NY 11753
U.S.A.
Phone
516.479.6310
Fax
516.479.6301
Office Information
Office Information
Kenneth P Silverman
Partner
SilvermanAcampora LLP
100 Jericho Quadrangle, Suite 300,
Jericho, NY 11753

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