Cary Silverman

Portrait of Cary Silverman
Title:
Professorial Lecturer in Law
Address:
2000 H Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
Email:
csilverman@law.gwu.edu

Cary Silverman is a partner in the Public Policy Group of Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P. His practice focuses on product liability, tort and consumer law, and civil justice reform. Mr. Silverman regularly authors amicus briefs on behalf of national business, trade, and other advocacy groups in cases before the U.S. Supreme Court and state high courts. He has testified before Congress and most state legislatures on a wide range of issues and assists clients with complex legislative, litigation, and regulatory matters. Mr. Silverman coordinates pro bono work in his firm’s D.C. office.

Mr. Silverman joined the law school’s adjunct faculty in 2013.  He currently teaches Legal Research and Writing and Introduction to Advocacy. He has also supervised students in the Field Placement Program.  Mr. Silverman serves on the Board of Advisors of The George Washington University Undergraduate Law Review.

Education

BS, State University of New York College at Geneseo; MPA, JD, George Washington University

Publications

Mr. Silverman has published more than thirty articles in prominent law journals. His publications are available here