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Stephen Jay Silverberg

Stephen Jay Silverberg

also known as Steve Silverberg

Practice areas:

Elder Law, Trusts, Estate Planning

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Elder Law: 34%
  2. Estate Planning: 33%
  3. Trusts: 33%



Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (45 minutes)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Jack M. Rosenkranz

    I endorse this lawyer. Steve has a national reputation in Elder Law. He is creative and pragmatic in his advice.


    Jack Rosenkranz Elder Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Timothy P. Crawford

    I endorse this lawyer.Steve is a very knowledgeable tax lawyer. he knows his tax law in the estate planning and elder law area. You could not go wrong by hiring Steve to be your lawyer.


    Timothy Crawford Elder Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Stephen J. Silverberg, PC

185 Roslyn Road
Roslyn, NY, 11577-1356



NYCurrently registered 197703/13/2015
FLMember in Good Standing197608/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Outstanding NAELA member of the yearTheresa Foundation2006
FellowNational Academy of Elder Law Attorneys2004
Certified Elder Law AttorneyNational Elder Law Foundation2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerCertilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP2003 - 2009
Managing PartnerSilverberg & Hunter, LLP1995 - 2003
PartnerVaccaro & Prisco, PC1991 - 1995


Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York State Bar Association, Elder Law SectionVice Chair - Legislative Committee2014 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysPresident2009 - 2010
New York State Bar AssociationTax and Estate Planning Chairman2007 - 2009
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysOfficer2006 - 2009
New York State Bar AssociationOfficer - Elder Law Section2006 - 2007
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysDirector2001 - 2006
New York State Bar AssociationTax & Estate Planning Chairman2001 - 2005
Nassau County Bar AssociationMember1989 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Business WeekNew Trust Investment Theory2008
Trusts & EstatesPlanning For Troubled Marriages2007
NewsdayLynn BrennerN/A
NewsdayLynn BrennerN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
Hartwick CollegeEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1973

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
NYU Institute on TaxationTax Basis Issues2005
NYU Institute on TaxationEstate Tax Planning Techniques for Elder Law Attorneys2001