Watch Tamika Washington, attorney, Washington Law Firm in Philadelphia, share why she loves to own her own business and be her own boss. Due to her early talent for compelling arguments, both she and her parents knew she was destined to be a lawyer. Her favorite subject was social studies because she wanted to know what makes people tick. At Temple Law School she received a scholarship for her work with victims of domestic violence. One of her proudest days as a attorney was when she helped an abused child get adopted by a loving family.