Changing the Lives of Children In and Out of the Courtroom

Meredith Stewart from Pappas Lenzo LLP in Boston is honored as the February 2014 PBA of the Month!
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Jeannette's Story

“It was kind of like my dream was becoming true and I finally have a lawyer.”
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KIND in the Media

Protect the Most Vulnerable

Pro bono attorneys making difference to child migrants

  • Oct 23, 2014
  • By Brad Smith
  • Source:

    Houston Chronicle

Protect the Most Vulnerable

Far Fewer Unaccompanied Minors Are Now Crossing the U.S. Border

  • Oct 10, 2014
  • By Rachel Roubein
  • Source:

    National Journal

Protect the Most Vulnerable

A life-and-death struggle for asylum in America

  • Oct 08, 2014
  • By Susan Ferriss
  • Source:

    Center for Public Integrity


A Day in Baltimore Court
October 22, 2014
As a result of the large and mass influx of unaccompanied children entering the United States at it's southwest borders, the state court system has been significantly strained. To reduce some of this ...
Fragomen Launches Nationwide Pro Bono Initiative in Response to Unaccompanied Immigrant Children Crisis
September 17, 2014
Fragomen, the world's leading firm exclusively devoted to counseling corporate clients on global immigration law, is partnering with Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) on a major pro bono initiative to re...
New York State's role in addressing the influx of migrant youth from Central American countries
September 16, 2014
Testimony New York State Assembly Standing Committee on Social Services Assembly Standing Committee on Children and Families Task Force on New Americans Megan McKenna, Kids in Need of Defense (KIND...