Attorney David Shapiro

David ShapiroCriminal defense attorney, David Shapiro, is a member of The Kavinoky Law Firm’s intake unit. David provides both an initial analysis of a client’s case and an ongoing commitment to their thorough defense strategy.

David is a graduate of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, having obtained both a bachelor’s of science in chemistry and a law degree. Upon moving to the United States, David obtained an LL.M. from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1995. Besides being a member of the California Bar, David is also registered as a Patent Attorney at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.

David’s background in chemistry gives him a firm foundation to comprehend the complex science behind blood-alcohol analysis, having worked for four years doing chemical analysis at Glaxo, a leading international pharmaceutical firm. Before joining The Kavinoky Law Firm, David spent many years in global operations, and has travelled extensively around the world.