Lauren Birzon Harriman

Senior Attorney
202-467-4900 Ext: 
520

Lauren is a Families First Staff Attorney whose work focuses on custody, adoption and guardianship cases.  Her clients include both adult caregivers seeking to provide the children in their lives with safe, permanent homes and children at the center of contentious custody disputes.  Before joining Children’s Law Center in 2013, Lauren worked as an attorney at the Judge David L. Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law and as a communications associate at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. As a law student, Lauren also worked on issues related to employment, children’s rights and family violence.

Education: 
The George Washington University Law School, JD
University of Maryland, BA, Government and Politics