Shari Karney is a widely respected legal expert for breaking cases of the day. Her most recent commentary covers the Netflix’s hit docuseries “The Keepers”, the Bill Cosby trial and proposed changes in Megan’s Law that would take sex offenders off the registry.

Karney has appeared as a guest and expert on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Larry King Live, ABC’s PrimeTime with Diane Sawyer, 20/20, The Today Show, Weekend Today Show, Inside Edition, CNN, FOX, MSNBC, HLN, ABC, NBC, CBS Evening News, Inside Edition as well as hundreds of other television news programs. Karney has also been featured in the New York Times, Sunday Magazine Section, The Los Angeles Times, Glamour Magazine, Variety Magazine, Hollywood Reporter, and TV Guide. Shari was featured daily in a syndicated reality court show on Fox television called “Power of Attorney” where the ten most influential and notorious attorneys in the US tried cases against each other. As lead attorney on the show, Shari would go head to head with Christopher Darden, Marcia Clark, Geoffrey Feiger, Lisa Bloom (author of bestseller Think!) and Gloria Allred. In 2013 Lifetime Television featured Karney in a reality series chronicling her life and legal work on behalf of trauma survivors.

Shari continues to inspire others as the author of Prey No Longer, A Step-by-Step Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse. Shari’s is currently working on her memoir, The Girl Behind the Curtain, to inspire victims of childhood sexual abuse, rape and trauma to find their voice.

Television Series Appearances:

Shari Karney reality show on Lifetime, airdate, January, 2012.

Shari did live satellite hook-up at NBC appearing on 105 television shows throughout the United States.

Shari Lead Attorney Syndicated Reality Court Show-Fox Television


Power of Attorney–The ten most influential and notorious attorneys in the US tried cases against each other. As lead attorney on the show, Shari went head-to-head with Christopher Darden, Marcia Clark, Geoffrey Fieger (Jack Kevorkian’s lawyer), Lisa Bloom (author of bestseller Think,) and Gloria Allred.

Television Movie Made About Shari’s Life: “Shattered Trust: The Shari Karney Story


Radio Appearances


Look for Shari Karney’s upcoming book, The Girl Behind the Curtain—Twisted Obsession, Love & Law…One Woman’s Journey.
First and foremost, this book is intended to reach out to all survivors from all over the world to let you know that you are not alone in this struggle.


Motivational Speaker

Shari Karney’s Triumph Over Trauma–is teaching audiences around the world how to triumph over trauma and that by doing so, everyone can uncover their greatest gift hidden in their greatest trauma.

Sexual Abuse Advocacy