Jeffrey Silence

Jeffrey Silence

Knowledgeable. Trustworthy. Efficient.
  • Employment Law, Education Law
  • Arizona
Claimed Lawyer Profile

Jeff Silence has more than ten years of experience in the following areas:?

EMPLOYMENT LAW - representing both employers and employees

DEFAMATION LAW - helping people and businesses protect their reputation

EDUCATION LAW - helping university students and professors challenge allegations of misconduct and poor performance and pursuing and defending Title IX sex harassment claims.

Since becoming an attorney in 2012, Jeff has had many notable trial victories, some of which have resulted in significant media coverage. Jeff is a frequent speaker at attorney events and has published over 70 articles on a broad range of legal topics. Jeff has been named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers, which is an honor given to only 2.5% of attorneys.

When Jeff is not practicing law, he enjoys running, listening to books and podcasts, and spending time with his wife and daughter.


Phoenix Magazine, Top Lawyer, Labor & Employment (2022)

Southwest Super Lawyers, Rising Star (2019 to present)

AVVO Rated 10.0 (2017 to present)

Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch (2021 to present)

Martindale Hubbell, Client Champion (2019 to present)


Arizona Employment Lawyer’s Association – President

Arizona State Bar Executive Council for Labor & Employment Section - Board Member

Practice Areas
Employment Law
Employee Benefits, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, ERISA, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
Education Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Commercial & Contract Law
  • Defamation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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9th Circuit
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Arizona State University
J.D. (2011) | Law
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Websites & Blogs
Law Office of Jeffrey Silence, PLLC
Contact & Map
Law Office of Jeffrey Silence, PLLC
3241 E. Shea Blvd Ste 1 # 434
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Telephone: (602) 321-1538