Arrested for a crime he, admittedly, did commit in 2004, David P. Shapiro experienced firsthand the same fear, uncertainty, and concern for his future and freedom so many of his clients undergo when arrested or under investigation for allegedly committing a crime. That experience motivates him each and every day to provide the best representation possible to any and all who entrust his Firm to handle their criminal defense matter in their time of need.
David has dedicated his career to helping good people get through bad situations and regain control of their future when charged with a crime.
Practicing exclusively criminal defense in San Diego since 2007, David has built one of San Diego's most respected criminal defense firms since opening its doors in 2010. In addition to being the recipient of several peer-reviewed, merit based, awards and accolades for his work as an attorney, David was recognized in August of 2018 as being one of San Diego's Next Top Business Leaders under 40 and then again in October for being one of San Diego's Top 40 Under 40 Business Leaders by San Diego Metro Magazine. In October 2019, David was recognized by the San Diego Business Journal as one of its Leaders in the Law. 2020 saw a 6th straight SuperLawyers (Rising Stars) recognition, along with a 4th straight recognition as one of San Diego's Three Best Rated Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Charged with a crime in San Diego? Wondering how the case will affect your reputation, career, and freedom? Trying to figure out what comes next? Look no further! David P. Shapiro is a published author of several criminal defense related books, most notably his 2018 book entitled "Facing Criminal Charges in San Diego? Here's What You Need to Know to Regain Control of Your Future". Complimentary copies are given to all those who schedule their case evaluation with the Firm. Call today!