Derek I.A. Silverman is a Vice President and eDiscovery Counsel at Barclays, where he advises the Bank on electronic discovery for cross-border investigations and litigations.
Prior to joining Barclays, Mr. Silverman was an eDiscovery attorney at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, where he participated in and supervised all aspects of domestic and international eDiscovery. Mr. Silverman was previously an attorney in the litigation department of a national law firm, where he focused his practice on reinsurance law, antitrust, and real estate disputes. Mr. Silverman has represented health insurers, insurance brokers, ceding companies, commodities traders and real estate developers in bench trials and appeals in federal courts, and in various disputes in New York state court.
Mr. Silverman received a B.A. in Computer Science with Great Distinction from McGill University, and a J.D. from Boston University School of Law, where he was a Note Development Editor for the Boston University International Law Journal.