David C. Shonka
David Shonka is a partner at Redgrave LLP in Washington, DC. With his outstanding record as a trial and appellate litigator and legal strategist, David is considered a thought leader in the broader legal community. His practice focuses on all things Information Law including privacy, security, eDiscovery, cross-border data transfers, government civil law enforcement investigations, and information governance. Prior to joining Redgrave LLP, David served three terms as the Acting General Counsel at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and ten years as the agency’s Principal Deputy General Counsel. In both roles, he oversaw the Office’s Litigation, Legal Counsel, and Opinions and Analysis Groups, as well as FOIA, Employment Law, and Energy Counsel Staff. David is currently a member of The Sedona Conference® Working Group on Data Security and Privacy Liability (WG11), serves on the Steering Committee for International Electronic Information Management, Discovery and Disclosure (WG6), and is a former member of the Steering Committee for Electronic Document Retention and Production (WG1).