MARK S. SILVER is a lawyer and New York State Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a doctorate in psychology and post-graduate certificate in family therapy. He is the author of several publications, including “Handbook of Mitigation in Criminal and Immigration Forensics: Humanizing the Client Towards a Better Legal Outcome.” (2018). Since 2002, Mark has worked as a consultant for law firms throughout the United States conducting psychosocial evaluations and writing formal reports in forensics and mitigation in criminal, immigration, and personal injury cases. He has worked with thousands of clients from over 40 countries on various individual, family, and mental health issues. He has also provided expert testimony in many of these cases in Immigration Court and lectures to lawyers in the  United States on a wide range of forensic issues with case samples. He can be reached at or 917-608-1346.



Phone: (917) 608-1346



U and T (non-immigrant) Visa Petitions: Forensic Psychosocial Evaluations to Prove Harm

Rethinking Harm in Personal Injury Cases and The Workplace: Using Psychosocial Evaluations to Prove Harm and Damages

Sexual Orientation Asylum Evaluations: Using Forensic / Clinical Assessments to Help Demonstrate Persecution and Harm