Steven D. Silin, Esq.

Steven D. Silin, Esq.: Attorney with Berman & Simmons, P.A. AV stamp icon


Awarded "Maine's Personal Injury Litigator of the Year" by Best Lawyers in America and listed in Best Lawyers in America for personal injury and medical malpractice litigation; Recognized by Benchmark, the Definitive Guide to America's Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys as a "Litigation Star"; Maine Supreme Judicial Court's Advisory Committee on the Rules of Civil Procedure, 1999 -; Chairperson 2005 - 2008; Advocate, American Board of Trial Advocates, 1993 - ; Board of Governors, Maine Trial Lawyers Association, 1992; President, 2001-2002; Founding director, Maine College of Trial Advocacy, 1996; Maine Supreme Judicial Court's Advisory Committee on the Rules of Evidence, 1988-1997; Maine Supreme Judicial Court's Advisory Committee on Gender Justice and the Courts, 1993-1996; Law Clerk, Maine Supreme Judicial Court (former Chief Justice Daniel E. Wathen), 1982-1983; has achieved the highest rating for legal ability and ethics in Martindale-Hubbell.

Maine Bar Foundation; American College of Trial Lawyers.

Areas of Practice (46)

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Professional Liability
  • Birth Trauma
  • Chiropractors Malpractice
  • Cosmetic Surgery Malpractice
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Failure to Diagnose
  • Gynecology Malpractice
  • Medical Negligence
  • Medication Errors
  • Nursing Malpractice
  • Nursing Negligence
  • Obstetric Malpractice
  • Orthopedic Malpractice
  • Pediatric Malpractice
  • Wrong Site Surgery
  • Accidents
  • Animal Attacks
  • Aquatic Injuries
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Bus Accidents
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Dog Bites
  • Electrical Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Slip and Fall
  • Spinal Injury
  • Tourist Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Clergy Sexual Misconduct
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Conduct
  • Professional Negligence
  • Professional Sexual Misconduct
  • Wrongful Death

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
888-711-9446  Phone
207-784-3576  Phone
207-784-7699  Fax
University Attended:
Tufts University, B.A., cum laude, 1977
Law School Attended:
Northeastern University, J.D., 1982
Year of First Admission:
1982, Maine, Massachusetts and U.S. District Court, District of Maine; 1984, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
Maine State Bar Association; Maine Trial Lawyers Association; American Association For Justice; American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate, 1993—); Maine Bar Foundation; American College of Trial Lawyers.
Birth Information:
Boston, Massachusetts, May 26, 1955
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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Lewiston, Maine

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