Edward Silverman

Personal:
Edward Silverman is licensed to practice in the state of Nevada and focuses his work on medical malpractice defense and personal injury defense.

As an undergrad, Edward studied English and History at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. He earned a Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude. Edward went on to earn his Juris Doctor and Masters of Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. At Pepperdine, Edward was a member of the Mediation Competition Team and the Trial Team. He was also a member of the 2014 International Chamber of Commerce Mediation Competition Team that competed in Paris, France, against sixty-six teams from around the world. Edward has written articles on the topic of arbitration, served as a Los Angeles Superior Court Small Claims Mediator, and received a CALI award for Managing Litigation and Conflict for Corporations and Organizations.

While at Pepperdine, Edward externed in the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office where he had the opportunity to participate in mediations on behalf of the City of Los Angeles.

Away from the office, some of the things Edward enjoys are movies, music, coaching wrestling, and jiu-jitsu.

Education:
Lehigh University (B.A. summa cum laude)
Pepperdine University School of Law (J.D., M.D.R.)

Bar and Court Admissions:
Nevada Supreme Court – 2014

Professional Recognition:
Legal Elite 2016, Nevada Business Magazine, June 2016

Publications:

“The Suspicious Existence of the ‘Repeat Player Effect’ in Mandatory Arbitration of Employment Disputes” National Law Review, March 2013
“Dick Woodson’s Revenge: The Evolution of Salary Arbitration in Major League Baseball” Pepperdine Law Review Online, (2013 Pepp. L. Rev. 23)

Special Distinctions and Achievements:
Pepperdine Law Review
Pepperdine Mediation Competition Team – 2012
Pepperdine Trial Team – 2013
International Chamber of Commerce Mediation Competition Team – 2014