The David B. Shanies Law Office is a public interest law firm focused on civil rights law, including wrongful convictions, police and prosecutorial misconduct, LGBTQ rights, prisoners’ rights, and advocacy for victims of sexual abuse.   We offer lawyers, law students, and staff an opportunity to work in a small-firm setting on a wide range of sophisticated matters with colleagues who maintain the highest professional and ethical standards.


The David B. Shanies Law Office is committed to a diverse workplace free of discrimination and harassment.  The firm is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, color, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, marital or familial status, domestic partnership status, caregiver status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, change of sex or transgender status, genetic information, medical condition, pregnancy, or any protected military or veteran status. The Firm will recruit, hire, train, and promote into all job levels the most qualified persons in accordance with this policy.