Lowey Dannenberg Associate Shelly Chauncey was selected by Drexel University as part of its annual 40 Under 40 Distinguished Alumni Awards. Shelly attended law school after a 15-year career as a counter-intelligence officer with the CIA. She has not only served her country as a diplomat across the globe, but as worked domestically on hostage working groups with the military and other government agencies to free hostages in war-torn countries. Prior to joining Lowey, Shelly was a candidate for U.S. Congress in Pennsylvania’s 5th Congressional District.

Shelly has provided extensive pro-bono representation on issues of immigration/asylum, criminal record expungement, and prisoner civil rights and serves as the firm’s contact with the Eastern District of Pennsylvania Civil Rights Panel. With Lowey, she focuses her practice on healthcare litigation.