Debrina Washington

  • Family law attorney for 13 years
  • Owned and operated a “virtual law practice” to serve families, particularly single-parent families, in New York

Experience

Debrina L. Washington is a former writer for The Balance who covered family law and child support. As a lawyer she operated a “virtual practice” that offered affordable legal services to families, especially single parent families, in and around New York. Before she was admitted to the New York bar, Debrina provided legal services to modest-income communities in Pittsburgh, PA. 

Education

University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Skidmore College

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