Ailie L. Silbert is a matrimonial attorney and mediator based in Manhattan. In 2012, she founded Ailie L. Silbert Family Law and Mediation, a boutique matrimonial firm dedicated to supporting clients in all matters of uncontested divorce and family law. Since being sworn into the New York and New Jersey Bars in 2003, Ms. Silbert has fostered a reputation of excellence among her clients and colleagues. She is known for her detail-oriented approach and insight along with her commitment to highly personalized client care.
Prior to launching her private practice, Ms. Silbert was a founding associate at Rosenthal & Herman, PC, and has handled complex, high-net-worth matrimonial cases alongside Manhattan’s top attorneys, including Pamela M. Sloan, William C. Herman, Karen B Rosenthal, Susan L. Bender and Bernard G. Post. She has worked effectively with clients and law partners on everything from settlement negotiations to trials, forensic evaluations and other litigation matters in New York City, Westchester and Long Island.
In 2012, Ms. Silbert launched Ailie L. Silbert Family Law and Mediation to support families in mediation, uncontested divorce and family law services. By drawing on her extensive training and experience, Ms. Silbert helps families and couples settle out of court.
Ms. Silbert serves on the Board and Continuing Education Committee for the Family & Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York (FDMC) and the Queens Court Matrimonial Mediation Panel. She is a member of the New York State Council on Divorce Mediation (NYSCDM), the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA), the New York City Bar Association and the Cornell Club NYC.
Ms. Silbert graduated with honors from Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences and Seton Hall University School of Law, where she was awarded a Dean Scholarship. From 2000 to 2003, Ms. Silbert was honored with a federal judicial intership to the Honorable William G. Bassler of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and a court mediator position and judicial clerkship to the Honorable Ira E. Kreizman, of the Superior Court of New Jersey. Ms. Silbert received a Family and Divorce Mediation Post-Graduate Certificate approved by New York State Unified Court System’s Office of Alternative Dispute Resolution and New Jersey Law Clerk Mediation Qualification.
She lives in Manhattan with her husband and whimsical dog.