Moses Silverman - Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Moses Silverman

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

A partner in the Litigation Department, Moses Silverman has a diverse practice with significant experience in antitrust litigation, securities litigation, corporate and derivative litigation, commercial litigation and international and domestic arbitration.

Additional Information


Over his career at the firm, Moses has:

  • successfully tried cases involving complex commercial disputes, antitrust law, bankruptcy law, copyright law and employment issues;
  • successfully argued appeals involving antitrust, securities, bankruptcy, patent and corporate law;
  • defeated class certification in securities and antitrust cases;
  • defended clients in civil and criminal investigations involving antitrust and securities law;
  • represented board committees in independent investigations;
  • represented clients in international arbitration and litigation in Europe, South America and North America;
  • litigated the first "fast-track" arbitration under the auspices of the International Chamber of Commerce;
  • counseled clients on antitrust matters and negotiated mergers and acquisitions with the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice, including responding to "second requests;" and
  • represented pro bono clients in large issue/impact cases, including cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, and in individual criminal and civil cases.
Colby CollegeAB 1969New York University School of LawJ.D. 1973

Client Comments

"Moses Silverman consistently displays outstanding judgment and wisdom in complex matters. He is someone I always want on our side."

-Jeffrey S. Sherman
Becton Dickinson and Company

"Moses Silverman takes a very cautious approach but we can fully comply with his practical advice. Always, we can expect his timely and articulated responses. [I would delete the last sentence for confidentiality purposes.]"

-Shuji Emoto
General Manger (Corporate Legal Affairs)
Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd.

"Moses Silverman is the best litigator that I have ever worked with. He is most responsive to the needs of clients and, based upon his deep understanding of his clients' needs, comes up with the strategy that makes perfect sense."

Office Location

1285 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019-6064
United States

Practice Areas

Antitrust Law
Litigation - Antitrust