David B. Shanies represents clients in all stages of civil rights litigation, including:

David's recent civil rights experience includes representing:

  • Exonerated individuals in federal and state court wrongful conviction cases
  • Transgender inmates subjected to abuse and denied necessary medical treatment 
  • Victims of unjustified police shootings
  • Employees who suffered harassment and wrongful termination based on race, gender, and sexual orientation
  • Victims of sexual assaults and abuse
  • Victims of violence and abuse in prisons and jails
  • Victims of false arrests