Stephen R. Silverstein concentrates his practice in the areas of estate and disability planning, estate administration, guardianships and elder law.
He is a graduate of the University of Rochester and the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law. He is a former bank trust officer, where he worked on administration of estates, trusts and employee benefit plans.
Mr. Silverstein is a member of the Bar Association of Erie County Surrogate’s Court Committee and serves as the Committee’s Recording Secretary. He is also a member of the Bar Association of Erie County Elder Law Committee and the New York State Bar Association (Trusts and Estates Section, Elder Law Section).
He has spoken to community groups and appeared on radio programs to discuss his areas of practice.
Honors & Awards
Superlawyers, Upstate New York Edition, 2010 - Trusts and Estates
Professional & Community Activities
New York State Bar Association, Member
Bar Association of Erie County, Member
Niagara County Bar Association, Member
- June 16, 2016
J.D., 1980, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
B.A. in English/ Political Science, 1976, University of Rochester, cum laude, with distinction in English