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David Remes gave up his career in corporate law to focus exclusively on representing Guantanamo Bay detainees. Fifteen of Remes’ clients are from Yemen. Remes is known for his representation of Adnan Latif, a young Yemeni who died in September 2012 at Guantanamo Bay under suspicious circumstances. Mr. Remes has also represented Christopher Hedges and other parties in their First Amendment challenge to the National Defense Authorization Act of 2012.