Joel Shapiro is an attorney and policy advisor. He has served as Chief Counsel to U.S. Senator Ron Wyden, Policy Counsel to Multnomah County Commissioner Diane McKeel, and as a Deputy District Attorney. As lobbyist for the “Kids Are Not For Sale" coalition, Joel has advocated on behalf of sex trafficking victims and survivors. He also represents trafficking victims and survivors in litigation.
JOEL SHAPIRO, J.D.
Andrea co-founded Trafficking Victims & Survivors Law Center after realizing the need for trauma informed legal advocacy for trafficked persons. She brings over 25 years of legal representation, law and policy analysis, victim’s advocacy, NGO experience, and legal writing to the center. She is a pro bono Attorney with the Oregon State Bar.
Lead Attorney & Center Coordinator
ANDREA LAMPERT, J.D.
Nina is a student at the University of Oregon with focuses in: Political Science, Public Policy, and International Relations. She has previously worked within the nonprofit sector and is involved with several social justice issues.