Henry Silberberg's practice is focused exclusively on serving as an arbitrator and mediator in a broad range of business cases. His experience as an arbitrator began many years ago while he was practicing law and periodically served as a sole arbitrator and member of arbitration panels. His arbitrator experience, much like his practice as a lawyer, has covered the gamut of business, real estate, partnership, corporate governance, securities, employment, insurance, attorney malpractice, entertainment, e-commerce, advertising and intellectual property disputes. Moreover, as a lawyer representing his clients, Mr. Silberberg obtained substantial first hand exposure as lead counsel in many complex arbitrations and mediations.
Mr. Silberberg practiced law for 37 years (1970 - 2007) at two national law firms, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP and Brown Raysman Millstein Felder & Steiner LLP, which became part of Thelen Reid Brown Raysman & Steiner LLP in late 2006.
Mr. Silberberg is a member of the American Arbitration Association's Large Complex Case, Commercial , Securities, Financial Services and Entertainment Panels; the Independent Film and Television Alliance Arbitrator Panel; the U.S. Panel for the ICC International Court of Arbitration; and on a pro bono basis, the Mandatory Fee Arbitration Panel of the State Bar of California and the Los Angeles County Bar Association. Mr. Silberberg is a Fellow of the College of Commercial Arbitrators and a member of the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals. He also is a member of the Mediation Panel of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
Mr. Silberberg is a cum laude graduate of the New York University School of Law, where he was a Pomeroy Scholar, Order of the Coif and an editor and member of the Law Review. His undergraduate degree in Biology/Chemistry is from the City College of New York. Prior to law firm life, Mr. Silberberg clerked for the Honorable Sterry R. Waterman of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and served on the faculty of the UCLA School of Law.
Mr.Silberberg’s services are available nationally and internationally. He is based in Los Angeles, California.
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