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Sullivan & Worcester LLP

1633 BROADWAY, NEW YORK, NY 10019-6708, USA
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Gerry Silver

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Sullivan & Worcester LLP

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Gerry Silver is a litigation partner and leader of the firm's Litigation Group. Mr. Silver has unique experience in software, privacy, cloud computing, internet and IT outsourcing disputes. Mr. Silver also regularly represents clients in financial services disputes, IP disputes, employment discrimination/restrictive covenant litigation and other business disputes. Mr. Silver has substantial trial experience in state and federal courts throughout the country, in appellate proceedings, and in U.S. and international arbitration.


New York, 1991
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Supreme Court of the United States


Member, Federal Bar Council, Second Circuit Courts Committee 


J.D., Fordham University School of Law, Associate Editor, The Fordham Law Review, 1990
B.S., in accounting, magna cum laude, State University of New York at Albany, 1987

United States: Dispute resolution

General commercial disputes

Within: General commercial disputes

The lean team at Sullivan & Worcester LLP is capable of handling a range of commercial disputes around the US; standout areas include tax, art and tech-related litigation. In ongoing work, Jeffrey Gleit is representing a technology hardware company in connection with the recovery of over $110m of avoidable transfers to multiple parties in around 300 separate actions. Elsewhere, David Nagle and the team successfully represented Delta Dental in litigation involving insurance premium excise tax before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. Gerry Silver heads the practice, and Laura Steinberg is another key contact.

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