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Bernard Ilkhanoff has nearly 20 years of experience representing clients with their personal injury law matters, criminal law matters, and domestic family law matters and general civil litigation. If you are facing divorce or domestic mattter of any kind, a criminal offense, car accident or any law related matter, contact Bernard Ilkhanoff today. Attorney Ilkhanoff is married to his law partner, Paula S. Silverstein. The Firm opened in 1999, after serving as a City Solicitor for the City of Baltimore, having clerked for a Federal Judge.  Attorney Ilkhanoff has a wealth of courtroom experience.


Languages spoken: Farsi, Spanish, English

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 40%
    16 years, 250 cases
  2. Family: 30%
    16 years, 650 cases
  3. Criminal Defense: 30%
    16 years, 1 thousand cases


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Katrina Luedtke

    I endorse this lawyer. I have found Attorney Ilkhanoff to be very knowledgeable of divorce and support laws and he has always been prepared for his cases and he is very professional in his demeanor.


    Katrina Luedtke Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Bernard. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Ilkhanoff & Silverstein, PC

135 North George Street
Suite 223
York, PA, 17401

Ilkhanoff & Silverstein

249 South Main Street
Shrewsbury, PA, 17361

Ilkhanoff & Silverstein

2085 State Street
East Petersburg, PA, 17520



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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Jeremiah Sullivan Black Barrister AwardYork County Bar Foundation2011
Volunteer of the YearYork YMCA2010
Pro Bono Service to the CommunityBar Foundation2008
Rising StarSuper LawyersN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerIlkhanoff & SIlverstein1999 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
York Couty Bar AssociationTreasurer2013 - Present
York County Bar AssociationAssistant Treasurer2011 - Present
YMCA Southern BranchPresident2011 - Present
YMCA Southern BranchBoard of Directors2006 - Present
Rotary ClubPast PresidentN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Suppression of EvidenceThe State withdrew the felony charges.
Dismissal of Felony ChargesCharges were dismissed by the District Court.
Father gets shared custody rights to his daughterClient was awarded shared custody and mother was found in contempt of the custody order and ordered to pay our client's attorney's fees.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Frostburg State UniversityPolitical Science / SpanishBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A