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Steven D. Silverman is the managing partner of Silverman, Thompson, Slutkin & White, an AV rated law firm based in Baltimore, Maryland. Mr. Silverman  is rated as one of the top 10 lawyers on the east coast, top 100 trial lawyers in Maryland and has been recognized by his peers as a Maryland Super Lawyer from 2006-2014.  He regularly  handles high-profile cases across the United States. 


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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 75%
    22 years, 500 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    25 years, 7 thousand cases



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Gerard Richard Bosch

    If you want an expereinced and fearless lawyer Steve is your guy. The best endorsement that any lawyer can give in my opinion is to say that if I were in trouble I would hire Steve in a heart beat.


    Gerard Bosch Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Silverman Thompson Slutkin White LLC

201 North Charles Street
Suite 2600
Baltimore, MD, 21201-4109


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
RecognitionWho's Who in American Law -Marquis2014
Invited MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2014
Top 100 Trial Lawyers in MarylandAmerican Trial Lawyers Association (ATLA)2014
Maryland Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2014
Top 100 LawyersThe American Trial Lawyers Association2014
Fellow-Top Trial Lawyers in AmericaLitigation Counsel of America2014
Top Northeast Lawyers-Top 10 CriminalArrive Magazine2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerSilverman, Thompson, Slutkin & White, LLC1994 - Present
CommissionerMaryland Commission on Judicial Disabilities2005 - 2013
Assistant Public DefenderOffice of the Public Defender1991 - 1994
Law Clerk-Civil Litigation DivisionOffice of the Attorney General of Maryland1989 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
Litigation Counsel of AmericaFellow2009 - Present
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present
Maryland Criminal Defense Attorney's AssociationMember1999 - Present
Maryland Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1994 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present
Bar Association of Baltimore CityMember1994 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Stuart Fisher v. McCrary Crescent City, LLC, et al.Reversal on appeal of $33.3 million judgment.
State of Maryland v. Riddick BoweAquittal at Trial
State v. Mohmo ContehAcquitted on all charges
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Baltimore School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of RichmondHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Law Student SymposiumInterview Techniques for Law Student2009
First Year Student OrientationProfessional Advice from an Experienced Practitioner2009
Maryland State Bar Association LectureLecture2007