Attorney Steven D. Silin of Berman & Simmons, PA, a trial law firm with a state-wide practice, has been named the 2012 Maine Plaintiff Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year-Augusta, Maine, by Best Lawyers in America. Attorney Silin was selected for this honor by earning the highest level of respect among his peers for his abilities, professionalism, and integrity.
Steven D. Silin specializes in claims involving serious personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability. He has successfully resolved hundreds of cases and obtained some of the largest jury verdicts in Maine. He was the chairperson of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court’s Advisory Committee on Rules of Civil Procedure from 2005 through 2008. He has been a Fellow of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers since 2002. He is one of the founding directors of the Maine College of Trial Advocacy and a Past President of the Maine Trial Lawyers Association. Attorney Silin has been awarded the highest rating, “AV®,” by Martindale-Hubbell.
To identify top lawyers in each state, Best Lawyers in America conducts exhaustive, confidential surveys of leading lawyers who are asked to evaluate their professional peers. He was selected as “Maine’s Personal Injury Litigator of the Year” for 2009 by Best Lawyers, the first time this award was ever given.