Employment Law

Holly Silver, Esq. is President of Holly A. Silver, P.C., a U.S. and global employment law consulting company. Prior to founding the firm, Ms. Silver was Senior Employment Law Counsel for Philip Morris International in Switzerland, where she created and managed a global employment law practice involving 75,000 employees in 160 countries.

Ms. Silver's experience also includes working with companies such as Nestlé USA, Inc., McDonnell-Douglas Corporation and Marriott Corporation, providing overall management of the U.S. employment law function, including human resource counseling, executive advice, training, reorganizations, policy implementation and litigation.  

Ms. Silver earned her J.D. degree at Georgetown University Law Center and a B.A. at Mount Holyoke College, where she graduated magna cum laude. A member of the New York, California and District of Columbia Bars, she has held membership and officer positions in numerous professional organizations, including Chairperson of the Equal Employment Advisory Council (Legal/HR Representatives from more than 300 corporations) and 2012-2013 Vice-Chair of the International Corporate Counsel Committee of the American Bar Association of International Law.  She has also presented on various topics at the Association of Corporate Counsel Annual Meetings and prepared/delivered over 200 HR and management training programs throughout her career.

With over 30 years of in-house employment law experience, which includes a unique blend of U.S. and international labor law, Ms. Silver and her company provide a rare corporate employment law perspective.