Major local and national news outlets regularly contact the Law Office of David P. Shapiro for their legal expertise on high-profile court cases.
Here are some of our appearances in the media.
Associate Attorney Ally Keegan was interviewed by the San Diego Union Tribune in May 2023 to discuss Senate Bill 1437 , a 2018 California law which limits accomplice liability for felony murder. Ally notes how although those serving life sentences for felony murder have been “out of sight” to many, they are not “out of mind” for criminal defense attorneys and the California legislature.
Check out David Shapiro’s interview by host Jeff Blanton on the Conscious Curiosity SD podcast from the Fall of 2022. The podcast provides insight and inspiration from San Diego Leaders who bring purpose to their work and are proving business can positively change the communities we work and live in. David shared his personal story and the values he and the entire LOODPS team infuse into their work with every client.
David Shapiro had a great time appearing on “The Let Good Things in Show” podcast with Amanda Acker, where they discussed their respective experiences as defendants in the criminal justice system, mindset, and ways to help the justice involved get back on their feet.
How was Will Smith not arrested after delivering “the slap heard around the world” at the Academy Awards? Hear what David P. Shapiro told ABC 10 News in San Diego when called upon to discuss what criminal charges the acclaimed actor could face.
Check out this interview David P. Shapiro gave to San Diego’s ABC 10 News on March 13, 2022, about the San Diego Deputy Sheriff accused of soliciting minors for sex and what impact how he got caught could have on the possibility of criminal charges being filed.
Disgraced actor Jussie Smollett was sentenced by a Chicago judge to 150 days jail and 2 ½ years’ probation on March 10, 2022, after previously having been convicted of staging a hate crime against himself. The actor was also ordered to pay over $120,000 in restitution to the city of Chicago. See what Associate Attorney Ally Keegan told Fox News about the sentence being a favorable one for Smollett when faced with the alternative.
David P. Shapiro was asked about why school administrators have been charged with child abuse for allegedly neglecting to fulfill their mandatory reporter duties in Rialto, California.
Tier 1 listener and criminal defense attorney David Shapiro joined Ben & Woods on Thursday morning! Listen here as David talks about the recent developments in the allegations against Trevor Bauer of sexual assault, what this could mean with his contract with the dodgers, the timeline for this all to play out in court, and much more.
Here’s an interview with ABC 10 News in San Diego on May 10, 2021, where David Shapiro discussed the implications of the temporary Gun Violence Restraining Order issued against Larry Millete. Larry’s wife, Maya, has been missing and was last seen at her Chula Vista home in January, 2021.
When the verdicts were delivered in the Derek Chauvin murder trial on April 20, 2021, San Diego’s ABC 10 News called upon David P. Shapiro to provide an analysis of the case and what will come next at sentencing. David was brought on to the 1130am, 4pm, 5pm, and 6pm editions of 10 News that monumental day.
Ally Keegan joins Diane Winbush on the “Women Who Rock: Investigates” podcast to discuss the legal definition of domestic violence, common issues individuals face when they get to court, and resources that can help them break the cycle of violence.
See what David P. Shapiro had to say to ABC 10 News in San Diego about how a 2nd Degree Murder conviction may not be as straightforward as many hope, even with that terrible cell phone video of George Floyd’s death.
Without fail, Court TV’s Vinnie Politan never misses a chance to pay homage to David’s Staten Island roots, introducing him into “the Think Tank” the evening of March 4, 2021, as “coming to us from San Diego via Staten Island….” Watch this Court TV appearance where David outlines what to keep an eye on in the murder trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin, social unrest due to the tragic loss of George Floyd’s life, and breaks down some of the nation’s other most fascinating criminal cases.
David P. Shapiro was interviewed for a celebrity news article by Nicki Swift discussing the possible charges and jail time facing the thieves who stole Lady Gaga’s two French Bulldogs.
David was invited on Court TV as part of Vinnie Politan’s “Think Tank” of criminal lawyers commenting on some of the nation’s most intriguing criminal cases, including Jacob Blake waiving his Preliminary Hearing from his hospital bed in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
Stefano Molea quoted in a Yahoo News article with regard to the Lori Loughlin college admissions scandal and potential sentence to be imposed.
Stefano Molea in the San Diego Union Tribune discussing how his high profile client, a pro skateboarder, was able to avoid further jail time after a federal drug conviction.
David was invited on Court TV with Vinnie Politan to break down some of the nation’s most intriguing cases, including Doomsday prophet Chad Daybell’s Preliminary Hearing, the unsealing of explosive documents relating to the Jeffrey Epstein & Ghislaine Maxwell case, and more.
Ally Keegan is invited as a guest on the podcast to discuss prison reform, Black Lives Matter, and domestic violence.
David P. Shapiro on Court TV discussing some of the nation’s most intriguing criminal cases and the tension between law enforcement and the public.
David P. Shapiro quoted in the Northern California Record regarding Covid-19 and CDCR early release of inmates.
David P. Shapiro on Court TV offering insight into the high profile case of a woman involved in a religious cult, whose children went missing.
David P. Shapiro on ABC 10 News San Diego, discussing the recent court closures due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
David P. Shapiro’s commentary on Harvey Weinsten’s sentence
David P. Shapiro’s commentary on Harvey Weinstein’s Rape Trial
David P. Shapiro discussing the upcoming sentencing of sentencing of Allison Mack for her involvement in the Nxivm sex cult.
David P. Shapiro shed light on what might have led San Diego Rep. Duncan Hunter to plead guilty to misusing campaign funds.
David offers insight into the guilty plea deal, and next steps for Kellen Winslow Jr. and his legal defense team.
Law and Crime Trial network features David in a discussion about the Kellen Winslow Jr. case.
David Shapiro weighs in on the college admissions scandal and the unusual legal strategy taken by Lori Loughlin and her husband.
Law and Crime Trial network features David in a discussion about the Kellen Winslow Jr. case regarding the charges, evidence, and alleged victim testimony.
David Shapiro discusses a high-profile mistrial, presenting his expert opinion on how mixed verdicts can impact the outcome of a criminal court case.
Returning a verdict of “not guilty”, the jury brought to a close the highly-publicized, Navy ‘love-triangle’ stabbing trial.
An international baseball star is arrested on suspicion of distribution of cocaine. ESPN reached out to David, for his assessment of the case.
David P. Shapiro weighs in on defense and prosecution strategy and possible reasons for the mistrial of the Kellen Winslow Jr. case.
The military, a love triangle, and claiming self-defense.
Bravo network interviews David as a top defense attorney in San Diego. In this article, David discusses the importance of proactive cybersecurity for public figures.
In the Kellen Winslow II trial, a fitness app became a focal point for the prosecution. David discusses digital evidence and how it can impact a case.
The Kellen Winslow II trial has been highly publicized. David appears live on Court TV to discuss the opening statements.
David was invited to explain the significance of a partial jury verdict. This court case garnered significant media attention.
David Shapiro and Stefano Molea are featured defending a San Diego sailor alleged to have committed murder in this story by NBC 7.
David contributes his opinion on the scandal involving Hollywood movie mogul Harvey Weinstein.
David discusses the ongoing Kellen Winslow II trial in this interview streamed live on Court TV.
When the owner of the New England Patriots was arrested for soliciting prostitution, it quickly became national news.
David is interviewed following the prosecution’s decision not to press charges against his client.
The Kellen Winslow Jr. Trial: David is contacted by Yahoo! Sports for his legal opinion regarding charges in the Kellen Winslow Jr. case.