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Heather J. Tanana

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Heather’s practice focuses on family law, environmental law, and Indian law. She has assisted individuals in divorces, modifications, adoptions, interstate custody disputes, guardianships, and Indian Child Welfare Act cases.

Heather has also co-authored a law review article on energy development in Indian Country and presented a paper at the EPA Environmental Justice Conference on waste management issues. She is an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation and licensed to practice before the Navajo Nation courts.

EMAIL:heather-tanana@rbmn.com
PHONE:801-531-2000
Heather J. Tanana

Heather J. Tanana

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Heather’s practice focuses on family law, environmental law, and Indian law. She has assisted individuals in divorces, modifications, adoptions, interstate custody disputes, guardianships, and Indian Child Welfare Act cases.

Heather has also co-authored a law review article on energy development in Indian Country and presented a paper at the EPA Environmental Justice Conference on waste management issues. She is an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation and licensed to practice before the Navajo Nation courts.

Practice Areas

Professional Affiliations

Utah State Bar Association, Family Law Section, Energy, Natural Resources & Environmental Law Section

Women Lawyers Group

National Native American Bar Association

National Indian Child Welfare Association

Federal Bar Association, Indian Law Section

Admitted To Practice

State of Utah, 2010

U.S. Federal, 2010

Navajo Nation, 2014

Education

Bloomberg School of Public Health – Johns Hopkins University, MPH, 2012 (Certificate in American Indian Health; Delta Omega Honorary Society member)

S.J. Quinney College of Law – University of Utah, JD, 2010 (Certificate in Environmental and Natural Resources Law; graduated with High Honors; Utah Environmental Law Review note and comment editor; Quinney Fellow)

Dartmouth College, BA, 2004 (Biology modified with Psychology)