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  1. Adoption: 90%
    21 years
  2. Appeals: 10%
    19 years



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The Shanker Law Firm, PLC

201 E. Birch Avenue
Suite 201
Flagstaff, AZ, 86001-5254

The Shanker Law Firm, PLC

700 East Baseline Road, Building B

Tempe, AZ, 85283



AZActive 199405/25/2015
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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Senior EditorGeorgetown University Law Center’s Legal Journal: Law & Policy in International Business1992
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerThe Shanker Law Firm, PLC2003 - Present
Chair - Scholarship ProgramArizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation1994 - Present
Sole PractitionerLaw Offices of Tamera Crites Shanker1994 - 2003
Founding Board MemberNative American Communications Council1993 - 1996
Association namePosition nameDuration
Arizona Friends of Foster Children FoundationExecutive Board Member1994 - Present
National Indian Child Welfare AssociationMember1994 - Present
American Professional Society on the Abuse of ChildrenMember1994 - Present
State of Arizona’s Foster Care Review BoardBoard Member1993 - 1996
National Association of Counsel for ChildrenMemberN/A
State Bar of ArizonaMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Children’s Action Alliance/Juvenile Justice Project/ArizonaA Citizen’s Guide to Fact Finding and Action in the Juvenile Justice System1995
American Bar Association-Section of International Law and PracticeFinancial Services in the European Market of 19921989
Utah Business MagazineEurope 1992: Obstacles & Opportunities for United States Business1989
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawN/A1994
University of Southern CaliforniaInternational RelationsN/A1984
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Developing Arizona's Human CapitalPost-Secondary Needs & Challenges of Former Foster Youth2007
47th Legislature 3d Regular SessionEducational Vouchers - Core Support2006