Stephen M. Silvestri is a Shareholder in the Baltimore office of Jackson Lewis P.C. He has nearly 30 years of experience representing companies, public sector employers, and institutions of higher learning in complex labor disputes, and has acted as their chief spokesperson and bargaining strategist in negotiations throughout the country.
His practice also includes union avoidance, EEO trials in state and federal courts, employee benefits litigation, labor arbitrations and WARN Act and restrictive covenant litigation. Mr. Silvestri is primary labor and trial counsel to employers in a broad range of industries, including, health care, retail, transportation and manufacturing.
For the six years prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Mr. Silvestri was the head of the labor law practice at a leading competitor firm. Prior to that, he served as chief outside counsel to an international manufacturing company with facilities throughout the United States. After law school, he clerked for the Honorable John Fanning, Chair of the National Labor Relations Board.
Honors and Recognitions
•Who's Who in American Law Stephen M.
Pro Bono and Community Involvement
•Catholic University's Columbus School of Law, Member of the Board of Visitors
•Maryland State Bar Association
• Digging into the Health Care Reform Laws-Issues for Employers and Employees, Maryland State Bar Association, 2010 [Author]
In the News
June 9, 2015 Jackson Lewis
Jackson Lewis Recommended in The Legal 500 United States 2015
June 9, 2015
WHITE PLAINS, NY (June 9, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's largest and fastest-growing workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the firm and its attorneys have been recommended in The Legal 500 United States 2015 in the following practice areas falling under the Labor and Employment designation:...
May 19, 2015 Chambers & Partners
Jackson Lewis Attorneys Ranked in 2015 Chambers USA Guide
May 19, 2015
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (May 19, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's largest and fastest-growing workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the firm and 62 of its attorneys have been recognized in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, a prestigious annual guide ranking...
October 2, 2012 Jackson Lewis
Jackson Lewis Grows Attorney Ranks in Baltimore
October 2, 2012
BALTIMORE, MD (October 2, 2012) -Jackson Lewis LLP, one of the country's largest and fastest-growing workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the addition of three attorneys to its growing Baltimore office. Laura A. Pierson-Scheinberg and Louis J. Cannon, Jr., formerly with Miles & Stockbridge P.C., have joined...