Milton Silverman has been a commercial litigation and dispute resolution partner at Streathers since 1984. He has been involved in substantial litigation over the years with some high profile cases including specialist art trade disputes, commercial work in the Court of Appeal, leasehold enfranchisement and matrimonial finance in the High Court. Milton was trained in mediation with the Alternative Dispute Resolution Group, and is a member of the London Dispute Resolution Service for whom he has carried out mediation work. He is also a member of the London Solicitors Litigation Association. A particular area of expertise concerns the art world. Over the past 20 years, he has had considerable involvement with the art and antiques trade, advising internationally on all aspects of the business, lecturing trade interests in the UK, including Sotheby’s Institute, and abroad. He is a member of the Institute of Art and Law and is a regular contributor to domestic and international publications.
Chambers and Partners Legal Directory 2015:
“Milton Silverman of Streathers Solicitors LLP has distinguished himself as a significant figure in the art and cultural property law arena. He advises a number of significant dealers associations, in addition to galleries and auction houses.”
Winner of Finance Monthly 2015 Law Award.