David R. Osborne is CEO of Americans for Fair Treatment, a community of current and former public-sector workers offering resources and support to exercise their First Amendment rights. Prior to joining Americans for Fair Treatment, David was President & General Counsel of the Fairness Center, a nonprofit, public interest law firm providing free legal representation to those hurt by public-sector union officials.
In 2017, David received a Presidential appointment to the Federal Service Impasses Panel, which resolves labor impasses between federal agencies and federal employee unions. He was reappointed in 2020, with his second term expiring in 2025. David also serves on Pennsylvania’s State Advisory Committee for the United States Commission on Civil Rights.
David served as clerk to a Florida Supreme Court justice from 2010 to 2012. And before attending law school, he served as official staff for a member of Congress.