Fabio Silva, the principal of FRSilva Law, has over 18 years of experience both in private practice and as senior in-house counsel at well-known brands, including BURBERRY, Tory Burch, Fab.com and Giorgio Armani.
He has broad and in-depth knowledge in all areas affecting a consumer-driven company with domestic and foreign operations. As a seasoned general counsel, his specialty is identifying practical approaches that take into consideration business objectives, appetite for risk and budgetary constraints.
Fabio is licensed to practice in New York and California.
Complementing his legal degree (Stanford Law School, J.D. 1998), Fabio studied fashion design at Parsons School of Design (A.A.S. 2004). Fabio also holds a degree in Business Economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara (B.A. 1993).
Setting himself apart from other attorneys representing start-ups, Fabio understands creative as well as operational and financial processes.
Fabio serves on the 2017-2018 Elaine Gold Launch Pad Advisory Board of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), he was named Alumni of the Year in 2010 by Parsons School of Design (AAS) and has been twice featured in Hispanic Executive Magazine for his accomplishments in his field.