Dealing with any type of legal matter - from a divorce to a drunk driving arrest to a car accident - can be a difficult experience. It can take a financial and emotional toll on your life, but with proper legal representation you have the chance to seek a positive result. Your attorney's skill, experience and dedication will all play a role in his or her ability to reach a successful outcome for your legal case.
Since 1999, when Ilkhanoff & Silverstein opened its doors in Shrewsbury, Pennsylvania, we have been providing high-quality legal representation and personalized service to clients throughout the area. We serve the residents of Pennsylvania in their family law, personal injury and criminal defense related matters. Attorneys Bernard Ilkhanoff and Paula S. Silverstein have more than two decades of combined legal experience and are committed to helping clients by addressing their unique needs and concerns with practical, affordable legal solutions.
The area of family law covers the legal relationships among family members, such as adoption, child custody, domestic violence and divorce. Ilkhanoff & Silverstein understand the complications that can arise with family law matters, and have a proven track record of settling these cases for clients. We stay up to date with current laws and regulations and do the grueling research for you.
Victims of personal injury cases are usually suffering from physical injuries or emotional wounds. The compassionate support and legal advice of our firm can help victims recover to the fullest extent. We are committed to helping clients get full compensation for their suffering in order to move on with their life.
We recognize that every case is different and provides a distinctive set of difficulties. Every client will have unique concerns and needs that should be addressed with tailor-made legal strategies. We are committed to offering our clients the best opportunity for reaching a successful resolution as swiftly and smoothly as possible. By taking the time to get to know each client, we are able to develop the right approach. We are here to provide answers to your tough questions and concerns. Our experience and resources allow us to implement the specific plan that we have developed for your case.
Contact Ilkhanoff & Silverstein today to discuss your legal concerns with a friendly and knowledgeable professional.
Ilkhanoff & Silverstein
249 South Main Street
Shrewsbury, PA 17361
Paula S. Silverstein has been a practicing attorney since graduating from Widener University School of Law in 1991. Ms. Silverstein graduated from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts degree. In 1990, she was appointed as a Law Clerk to the City of Philadelphia's Law Department. In 1991, Ms. Silverstein was appointed as an Assistant City Solicitor for the City of Philadelphia and its Operating Departments. The Philadelphia City Solicitor's Office is Counsel to the Mayor of Philadelphia. During her tenure at the Law Department for the City of Philadelphia, Ms. Silverstein appeared in State and Federal Trial and Appellate Courts in Pennsylvania.
Following her tenure with the City of Philadelphia, Ms. Silverstein accepted an Associate Position with the Philadelphia-based law firm of Post & Schell, P.C., with over 120 lawyers. Ms. Silverstein was an Associate in the General Liability Department and handled a wide range of civil litigation matters.
Following her employment as an associate with Post & Schell, P.C., Ms. Silverstein worked as in-house counsel for two insurance carriers handling general liability, construction and surety construction cases. Working for the insurance carriers enabled Ms. Silverstein to learn how to effectively negotiate and understand their philosophy on claims, and allowed her to become successful in negotiating complex injury cases.
Ms. Silverstein is licensed in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey, and she is a member of the Pennsylvania Association For Justice. Ms. Silverstein won the 2011 Jeremiah Sullivan Black Barrister Award.
On a personal note, Ms. Silverstein's interests are reading, traveling and fine dining
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