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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

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Gregory Silbert

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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Career

Gregory Silbert, a partner in the firm’s Appellate and Complex Commercial Litigation Practices, has extensive experience litigating in both federal and state appellate courts. Widely acclaimed for his appellate advocacy, he has argued dozens of appeals and briefed many more, successfully representing clients in courts of last resort and intermediate appellate courts. Clients for which he has litigated appeals include Schindler Elevator, UnitedHealth, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, CBS, Sotheby’s, and The Walt Disney Company. Prior to joining the firm, he served as an Assistant Solicitor General of the State of New York.

Education

Hampshire College (BA, 1992); Yale University (MA, 1999); Yale Law School (JD, 1999).


United States: Dispute resolution

Appellate

Within: Appellate

Based largely in New York, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP’s broad practice spans areas including the media and publishing and financial sectors, with clients including Procter & Gamble, Morgan Stanley, Pandora Media and PayPal. Gregory Silbert led a team representing Simon & Schuster in the Second Circuit appeal, affirming the summary judgment against Abbey House Media and Lavoho in a dispute involving allegations of market conspiracy. At the Federal Circuit, Silicon Valley-based Edward Reines acted for Stanford University in an appeal stemming from a dispute with Chinese University of Hong Kong over inventorship of a non-invasive test for Down syndrome. Steven Reiss is also recommended. Adam Banks made partner.

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