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Since 2013, Flint Stebbins has been representing parents and foster children in dependency and child welfare matters with ABC Law Group. Flint has a Bachelor's degree in Biology with high honors and went to graduate school where he studied molecular development in the fruit fly, the molecular structure and operation of the Acetylcholine neurotransmitter receptor, and infectious diseases including Hantavirus and West Nile Virus. There, he also taught laboratory sections in Basic Biology and Mammalian Physiology. Flint then went to Chapman University School of Law. Before coming to ABC Law Group, Flint was an extern at the Orange County District Attorney’s Office and worked for several years in the Snohomish County Superior Court including 2 and a half years as the law clerk to the Honorable David A. Kurtz. Melinda L. Drewing began her legal career in child welfare cases as a Rule 9 Intern while Seattle University School of Law. Discovering a passion for an area of law she never even knew existed she worked in multiple capacities in this unique niche including child representation, serving as an Attorney Guardian ad Litem and a brief stint as an Assistant Attorney General. A defense attorney at heart she dedicated a majority of her career to reunifying families by providing legal defense to parents in dependencies for over ten years in Snohomish County, Wa. She is currently on a sabbatical as an associate attorney for ABC Law Group so she can chase after her five-year old twin boys.

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July 1, 2017: NAPD announces Save the Date for 2017 Workloads Institute, to be held at SLU Law School (St. Louis, MO) on November 17-18, 2017. Click HERE for a brochure with details and faculty!
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April 16, 2017: 60 Minutes' Anderson Cooper features the Orleans Public Defenders and NAPD General Counsel in a substantive segment about public defenders' excessive workloads, pervasive injustice, and the obligation of defenders to resist the "conveyer belt" of mass-incarceration. You can watch the compelling segment HERE 

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On March 18, 2017 - the 54th anniversary of the Gideon v. Wainright decision - NAPD published its Foundational Principles, which are recommended to NAPD members and other persons and organizations interested in advancing the cause of equal justice for accused persons.