Silverman Acampora is a New York based Law Firm, that businesses regularly face. By understanding companies, they can tailor their advice and solutions, to the individual needs of each client in order to reach a resolution quickly and efficiently
In a global competitive environment where the difference between success and failure is razor thin, law firms need to be efficient and equally competitive. By providing the exceptional service needed to protect and grow the business, the firm is able to achieve results when others fail. The difference lies in their simple philosophy - their success is measured against the big picture. “SilvermanAcampora- where business meets common sense”.
The firm’s main areas of expertise include: Business Law; Real Estate; Corporate Restructuring; Labor and Employment Law; Litigation and Government Contracts and Compliance.
James M. Black II is Counsel to Silverman Acampora in Jericho, NY. A 1986 graduate of Hofstra Law School, Jim has over 30 years’ experience in corporate and government compliance, government contracts, trade regulation and information technology. He has been in-house counsel for most of his career, serving as Senior Staff Counsel at Northrop Grumman's Data and Information Division, Vice President, Senior Counsel and Associate Chief Compliance Officer at CA Technologies and now splits his time between his General Counsel and Chief Compliance duties at OMSC and Silverman Acampora, where he serves as General Counsel and chair of the firm’s Government Contracts and Compliance Group.
Throughout his career, he has established worldwide corporate compliance and export compliance programs, codes of ethics, employee help lines and ethics and compliance training. He is an adjunct professor at Maurice Deane Law School, Hofstra University, where he teaches Corporate Compliance and Ethics and a visiting professor at the Naval Postgraduate School, where he teaches a course in Government Contracts.
He is a member of the Nassau County Bar Association Ethics Committee and the New York State Bar Association Committee on Attorney Professionalism. Furthermore, Jim is a member of the Catholic Lawyer's Guild and a Knight Commander of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem.