Shannon Ramirez is a litigator and experienced legal writer, representing clients in state and federal court, both domestically and abroad. Her practice at Lawrence & Bundy focuses on crisis management, internal investigations, civil lawsuits for harmful white-collar activity, education law, Title IX matters, complex civil litigation, and alternative dispute resolution. She has been involved at all levels of litigation, including pretrial proceedings, electronic discovery, witness preparation, trail briefs, special instructions, and appellate practice. Shannon has also advised clients on an extensive range of matters, including policy development and compliance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
Shannon is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Emory University School of Law, teaching Transnational Criminal Litigation. She previously served as Diplomatic Liaison to Mayor Michael Bloomberg in New York City from 2006-2009, where she worked with c
ity agencies and the federal government on issues involving diplomatic security and international relations, and served as legal intern for three different offices at the U.S. Department of Justice in national security and comparative law. Fluent in Spanish and French, Shannon also completed studies at the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences Po) in Paris, France.
Shannon was a law clerk for the Honorable Charles B. Day and the Honorable Roger W. Titus of the U.S. District Court for District of Maryland, and appointed for the Honorable Andre M. Davis of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
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- J.D., American University, Washington College of Law
- M.A., American University, School of International Service
- B.A., New York University
State Bar of Maryland (2014), U.S. District Court, District of Maryland (2015), U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit (2015), U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit (2016)
Pro Bono Litigation Attorney, Southern Poverty Law Center (March 2017 – Present)
Ethical Preparation of Witnesses: The Not So Thin Red Line, ICLE: White Collar Crime 173 (April 7, 2017)