Practice Areas

Business

Silis & Associates offer expert counsel for a variety of business transactions, disputes, and litigation. Our attorneys strive to become intimately familiar with their clients’ respective industries because they understand that the best and most creative solutions often come from a full appreciation of the relevant commercial context. Our attorneys understand that commercial litigation disrupts their client’s business and can even interfere with their personal life. Therefore, our attorneys make every effort to minimize the disruptions that such litigation inevitably entails.

Litigation

Aware of the immense expenses surrounding litigation, Silis & Associates works creatively and effectively to minimize litigation as much as possible. In these cases, our attorneys work closely with opposing counsel to avoid the expense, distraction, and risk of litigation through such means as negotiation, mediation, and other forms of alternative dispute resolution. However, when litigation becomes the only viable solution, our attorneys work comfortably and skillfully to ensure that the best results for our clients are attained in the most cost-efficient manner. Our attorneys have represented clients before judges, juries, administrative agencies, mediators, and arbitrators. Their diverse litigation experience enables Silis & Associates to advocate relentlessly and successfully on behalf of their clients.

Estate Planning

The attorneys at Silis & Associates recognize that for many, nothing can be more daunting than thinking about end of life decisions. Hence, our attorneys work carefully with clients to create and implement an estate plan that reflects the individual’s personal and financial objectives. With the understanding that financial burdens and legal disputes add weight to the burden of losing a loved one, our attorneys work meticulously and effectively to minimize the many difficult circumstances surrounding a loved ones estate. In crafting an individual estate plan, we take into consideration all of our client’s goals, resources and liabilities so as to develop a variety of creative approaches to accomplishing the client’s estate and family objectives.

Criminal Defense

In the unfortunate event our client finds themselves charged with a crime, Silis & Associates has the necessary experience in order to zealously advocate on behalf of our client. Being charged with a crime jeopardizes the individual’s freedom, personal reputation, and professional future. In this highly stressful situation, it is imperative to seek the counsel of skilled and aggressive lawyers. Our attorneys believe that no matter the accusation, every individual deserves the right to quality representation. Accordingly, they work tirelessly to ensure that the rights of their clients are protected and that they do not receive an unjust punishment.