Pamela J. Silk

Senior Counsel

  • Office Contact Info
  • Biography

    Pamela is Senior Counsel for the Commercial Litigation, Tort & Product Liability, and Construction Practice Groups in the Orange County office of GRSM.

    Pamela has extensive experience handling all aspects of civil litigation prosecuting and defending business entities in a wide variety of matters including breach of contract claims to cases involving fraud and business torts.  Pamela evaluates and offers advice to individuals and business entities regarding entity formation, as well as contract drafting, analysis, and dispute resolution.

    Pamela has defended manufacturers and suppliers in product defect actions, with product types ranging from industrial to consumer products including automotive, power tools and heavy equipment.

    Pamela’s construction experience includes defending general and subcontractors in a variety of premises liability actions, delay claims, change order disputes, and bid protests.

    Representative Appellate Experience

    Formet v. The Lloyd Termite Control Co. (2010) 185 Cal.App.4th 595; 110 Cal.Rptr.3d 551


    • California
    • U.S. District Court, Central District


    • Orange County Bar Association
    • Volunteer Arbitrator for Fee Dispute Committee – OCBA
    • Legislative Resolutions Committee – OCBA

    Community Involvement

    • The Public Law Center of Orange County
    • Boy Scouts of America, Committee Chair Member and Merit Badge Counselor
  • Practice Areas
  • Education


    J.D., University of Southern California Law Center, 1995

    • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity
    • Southern California Review of Law and Women’s Studies
    • Externship with Hon. Robert W. Alberts, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, 1994

    B.A., cum laude, Anthropology, California State University Long Beach, 1991

    • Golden Key Honor Society


    OneOC, Grant Writing Certificate; Management Skills Certificate