Managing Partner, Sacks Tierney P.A.
M.A. and Ph.D., Clark University
J.D., Arizona State University
Judith Dworkin is the managing partner of the Scottsdale law firm of Sacks Tierney P.A. Her practice is devoted primarily to Indian law and water resources law issues. Ms. Dworkin has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers of America in the fields of water law and Native American law and selected among Arizona’s “50 Most Influential Women in Business” by AzBusiness magazine. She received her M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in geography from Clark University and her J.D. degree, cum laude, from Arizona State University. She clerked for the Honorable William C. Canby, Jr. of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. She is admitted to the Arizona and Navajo Nation bars and is admitted to practice in the courts of the Tohono O’odham Nation, Gila River Indian Community, Hopi Tribe and Hualapai Tribe. Ms. Dworkin lectures regularly and publishes on topics relating to water resource management and economic development on Indian Reservations. Ms. Dworkin is an adjunct professor in the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law and the School of Urban Planning at Arizona State University where she teaches graduate courses in water and natural resources law and planning.