David  Fontana

David Fontana

Title: Associate Professor of Law

Telephone: 202.994.0577
Email: dfontana@law.gwu.edu

B.A., University of Virginia; J.D., Yale University

Specialties/Areas of Expertise:
Constitutional law; comparative constitutional law; federal courts and the judicial system; politics and the legal system; comparative law; international law


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Brief Bio:

  • clerk for Judge Dorothy W. Nelson on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • written for The New Republic Online, Legal Affairs, Findlaw, The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Atlantic Monthly (with Bruce Ackerman), The Los Angeles Times, and law reviews such as the Georgetown Law Journal, Virginia Law Review (with Bruce Ackerman), Connecticut Law Review, and Fordham Law Review, among other publications