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Steven M. Silverberg

Steven M. Silverberg

Silverberg Zalantis LLP
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  • New York
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Summary

Steven M. Silverberg is a partner in Silverberg Zalantis LLP. He has extensive experience in representing developers and municipalities in land use, zoning and environmental law matters including litigation and appeals in the New York State and Federal Courts. Starting his career as an assistant district attorney and then working as a town attorney, providing counsel in such diverse areas as contracts, construction, telecommunications and employment law, prepared him for the services he continues to provide to businesses, municipalities and individuals. In addition to his experience with the approval process for residential and commercial developments and related litigation, he has negotiated complex development agreements and counseled clients in the financing of commercial projects.

Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Business Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Construction Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Real Estate Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Zoning and Land Use
Fees
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
2nd Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Professional Experience
Partner
- Current
Boutique real estate firm which focuses on zoning, land use, real estate, environmental and municipal law and related litigation and appeals. The firm also provides assistance to our clients in areas of construction law and business formation and dissolution.
Partner
Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP
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Concentration in zoning, land use, municipal, environmental and real estate law and related litigation and appeals
Partner
Kirkpatrick & Silverberg LLP
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Adjunct Professor of Law
New York Law School
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Taught courses including State and Local Government Law
Education
New York University School of Law
J.D
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Honors: Editor,Journal of International Law and Politics
Activities: Environmental Law Society
Professional Associations
American Bar Association Law Practice Management Section
Council Member
- Current
Activities: Member of the governing council of this ABA section.
Village of Piermont , New York
Trustee
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Activities: Member of the Village Board
American Bar Association Law Practice Management Section
Chair, Education Board
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Activities: Chair of the committee which programs continuing legal education for this ABA section and its members.
Village of Piermont , New York
Chair, Planning Board
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Activities: The planning board reviews subdivision and site plan applications for proposed development in the Village.
Westchester Municipal Planning Federation
Director
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Activities: Member of the Board of Directors of this not for profit which provides training for municipal zoning and planning officials.
Westchester County Bar Association
Chair, Environmental Law Committee
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Activities: Organized and presented continuing legal education programs on issues related to environmental law.
Publications
Articles & Publications
Religion and Land Use in New York
New York Law Journal, ALM Media Properties LLC
Court of Appeals Upholds Atlantic Yards Condemnation
New York Real Estate Law Reporter
The Ultimate Challenge to SEQRA
New York law Journal
The Application of RLUIPA to Land Use Regulation
ABA State and Government Law News
Zoning: Proof of Inverse Condemnation from Excessive Land Use Regulation
Lawyers Cooperative Publishing
Wetlands and Coastal Zone Regulation and Compliance
John Wiley & Sons
Subdivisions and Site Plan Review
Matthew Bender
Websites & Blogs
Website
Steven M. Silverberg's Website Profile
Website
Silverberg Zalantis LLP Website
Blog
New York Zoning and Municipal Law Blog
Blog
Climate Change Attorney Blog
Social Media
Contact & Map
Silverberg Zalantis LLP
220 White Plains Rd
Tarrytown, NY 10591
USA
Telephone: (914) 682-0707
Fax: (914) 682-0708