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Robert H. Silberman

Robert H. Silberman

Biography

Position:
Attorney at Law

Licensed:
Maryland State Bar, September, 1976

Admitted to Practice:

  • Court of Appeals of Maryland
  • United States District Court for the District of Maryland
  • District of Columbia Court of Appeals
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court

Years in Active Practice:
37

Areas of Legal Practice:
Social Security Disability Law
Personal Injury Law

Education:

Undergraduate:
Bridgewater College
Bridgewater, Virginia
1969-1971
University of Maryland
Bachelor of Arts
Class of 1973

Law School:
University of Baltimore
School of Law
Baltimore, Maryland
J.D.
Class of 1975

Professional Memberships:

Maryland State Bar Association

  • Budget and Finance Committee, 2000 – present
  • Solo Practitioner Committee, 1996 – present
  • Correctional Reform Committee, 1992 – present
  • Board of Governors, 1992 – 1994
  • Character Committee, 1994 – present Professionalism Committee, 1999 – present

Prince George’s County Bar Association

  • President, 1991
  • President- Elect., 1990
  • Secretary, 1989
  • Treasurer, 1988
  • Continuing Legal Education Committee, 1986 – 1990
  • Board of Directors, 1978 – 1988
  • Fee Conciliation Committee – Co-Chair
  • Judge – Moot Court Competition Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Maryland State Bar Foundation
Law Foundation of Prince George’s County

  • Charter Fellow
  • Treasurer, 1992

National Organization of Social Security Claimants
Representatives, Sustaining Member
Montgomery County Bar Association
Attorney Grievance Commission

  • Board of Review, 1996 – 1999
  • Inquiry Panel Member, 1985 – 1996

Lecturer:
The Do’s and Dont’s of Personal Injury Claims and Practical Pointers for Handling Personal Injury Claims.

Presented program for Judges of the United States Fifth Circuit, regarding Social Security disability and its impact on the general practice of law Presented at Symposium on Coping with Chronic Illness – Lupus Convention

Achievement’s:
Outstanding Services Award – Law Foundation of Prince George’s County, Inc. 1993
President’s Award – Prince George’s County Bar Association, 1986 and 1990
Served as arbitrator or mediator for more than fifty cases involving personal injury issues
Has served as an expert witness in fee disputes and with Social Security issues.

Biography:
Founding his own law practice in 1980, Robert H. Silberman has become one of Maryland’s most prominent lawyers, providing clients a complete range of legal services, but with an emphasis on Social Security Disability claims and personal injury litigation. His firm has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America, and has received the highest rating (AV) for professional and ethical standards by Martindale-Hubbell. He brings to the firm a rare combination of experience, talent, enthusiasm, and a demonstrated commitment to public service.