Of Counsel

Gowen Rhoades Winograd & Silva, PLLC is proud to have the following counsel associated with the firm:

Aaron Marr Page, Esq.
Of Counsel


As a recent court-appointee to represent indigent criminal appellants in the District of Columbia Court of Appeals under the Criminal Justice Act, Aaron assists the law firm in its appellate, criminal law, and complex civil practices. His relevant experience includes the development of amicus curiae briefs and providing legal counsel to individual, organizational, and community-based clients on a variety of complex international law, human rights, public interest, and environmental matters. He is Managing Attorney of Forum Nobis, a public interest law firm helping individuals and communities address issues of international law, human rights, and the environment in the forums of law, policy and opinion. Before joining Forum Nobis, Aaron was with the law firm Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, where he specialized in investment treaty arbitration and human rights litigation.

With a background in journalism, Aaron received his law degree from the University of Michigan Law School. He is a member of the Bar of the Court of Appeals of the District of Columbia and the Bars of the United States District Court and Court of Appeals of the District of Columbia. He is also an Adjunct Professor of international human rights and environmental law at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law. Aaron joined the Gowen Group as an of counsel attorney in 2013.

Shawn Curtis, Esq.
Of Counsel


shawn curtis photoBefore law school, Shawn spent over 15 years in the technology industry with companies such as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., WeightWatchers, Dial Inc., and a number of other small, medium, and large size companies. His experience ranges from positions such as programmer to VP of Engineering. He also spent a number of years consulting in the industry as well as starting and running his own business. He left the tech world in pursuit of his law degree and graduated from The George Washington University Law School. Since then he has focused on providing legal advice and counsel to business owners and executives to serve the needs of the companies he knows best – the small and medium sized technology shops. Shawn joined the Gowen Group as an of counsel attorney in 2012.