About


Shakeer Rahman is an attorney working within the Stop LAPD Spying Coalition and Los Angeles Community Action Network


Shakeer previously worked as Senior Staff Attorney at The Bail Project and as an Impact Litigation Attorney at The Bronx Defenders, where he was a Skadden Fellow. Before that, Shakeer was a law clerk to Justice Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar on the California Supreme Court and to Judge Beverly Martin on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.


Shakeer is licensed to practice in California and New York. He received a J.D. from Harvard Law School, where he was a Harvard Law Review editor, and a B.A. in South Asian history from Columbia University. Shakeer is also a part-time lecturer at UCLA School of Law, where he co-teaches a clinic on community lawyering.

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