Mary Laurin Brunson

Director of Investigations
202-467-4900 Ext: 
542

As the director of investigations at Children’s Law Center, Mary Laurin supervises a team of seven Guardian ad Litem Program investigators who work to support the attorneys in abuse and neglect cases and helps to manage three additional investigators who support attorneys on the Healthy Together and Families First Programs. Additionally, Mary Laurin manages the annual Holiday Hope Drive, which recruits volunteer Santas to make Christmas wishes come true for our neediest children and families each year. Prior to joining Children’s Law Center in 2004 as a staff investigator, Mary Laurin worked for the Center for Capital Litigation assisting attorneys who represented men and women sentenced to South Carolina’s death row.

Education: 
University of South Carolina, MPA
Professional Activities: 
Adjunct Professor, Francis Marion University, SC