Haworth Barber & Gerstman, LLC


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Benjamin F. Silfen represents and advises clients in the defense of litigation matters involving product liability, toxic torts, property damage, New York Labor Law, construction accidents and general negligence matters. Prior to joining Haworth Barber & Gerstman, LLC as an associate, Mr. Silfen served as a litigation associate at a large insurance defense law firm, where he represented a wide array of clients in cases concerning professional liability, general liability, construction accidents, and insurance coverage disputes. Mr. Silfen has experience within the Appellate Divisions for the First and Second Departments of the State of New York.

Affiliations, Activities & Accomplishments

Mr. Silfen graduated cum laude from The University of Colorado at Boulder with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. He received his J.D. from New York Law School, where he was a member of the Law Practice Technologies Clinic. During law school, Mr. Silfen interned at Kings County Hospital Center's Risk Management Office, as well as at various commercial and civil litigation law firms in New York City.


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J.D. (2013) New York Law School
B.A. (2008) University of Colorado