Commissioner Monica GARFINKEL
|2009 - Present:||Commissioner, Maricopa County Superior Court|
|2004 - 2009:||Deputy Legal Defender, Office of the Legal Defender|
|1999 - 2004:||Assistant Attorney General, Arizona Attorney General's Office|
|1987 - 1999:||Associate Attorney, David S. Rosenthal, P.C.|
|1986 - 1987:||Associate Attorney, Cruse & Firetag|
- J.D. with distinction, 1986, University of Arizona
- B.A. with distinction and honors, Phi Beta Kappa, 1982, University of Arizona
- Attorney Coach for Mock Trial Program, High School Teaching Program, The Courthouse Experience, American Bar Association, Maricopa County Bar Association, Arizona Association of Defense Counsel and Arizona Women Lawyers Association.
- MCBA Committees on Professionalism and on Children, Attorney Generals Office workgroups on Confidentiality and Jury Instructions.
- Mock Trial Judge
- National Adoption Day Volunteer