Shelly Rosenfeld is Co-Director of the Disability Rights Legal Center’s Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC). As Co-Director, Ms. Rosenfeld provides legal services through CLRC’s national telephone assistance line to people with cancer-related legal issues, counseling cancer patients, health care professionals, and caregivers. Ms. Rosenfeld’s close to twenty legal articles have been featured in a variety of legal publications, including California Lawyer, Los Angeles Lawyer, and Berkeley Journal of Entertainment and Sports Law.
Prior to this position, Ms. Rosenfeld worked as an in-house entertainment counsel at a production company and a studio, as an associate attorney at a large law firm, and as a prosecutor for misdemeanor cases in Los Angeles. Before becoming an attorney, Ms. Rosenfeld worked as a television anchor and reporter for an NBC affiliate in Arizona. She won a 2006 Edward R. Murrow Regional Award for Spot News Coverage and a 2005 Arizona Associated Press Award.
Ms. Rosenfeld is a member of the State Bar of California and earned an LL.M. at UCLA Law School, a JD at UC Hastings College of the Law, a Masters Degree at Northwestern University and a BA at UC Berkeley.