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, including the Antiques Trade Gazette for which he is legal correspondent.
Chambers and Partners Legal Directory 2017:
“Milton Silverman of Streathers Solicitors LLP brings a vast amount of art world knowledge and experience to his varied and respected practice. His clients include dealers, auction houses and galleries, amongst others.”
Ranked in ‘CHAMBERS HNW – The world’s leading high net worth advisers’, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.
“Efficient, charming, knowledgeable and professional.”
“I think he’s a bit of a powerhouse“, states a fellow practitioner.