David Fontana

David Fontana
Title:
Associate Professor of Law
Address:
2000 H Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
Phone:
202-994-0577
Fax:
202-994-1117
Email:
dfontana@law.gwu.edu

Background

David Fontana is an Associate Professor of Law at George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C. Before coming to GW Law, he clerked on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, went to law school at Yale, and attended graduate school at Oxford. He is the author or co-author of papers on constitutional or comparative constitutional law that have been or will be published by leading scholarly journals in law, including the Harvard Law Review, Yale Law Journal, Columbia Law Review, Virginia Law Review, Northwestern University Law Review, Georgetown Law Journal, Texas Law Review, and the UCLA Law Review, among others. Professor Fontana also writes about constitutional issues for a number of general interest publications, including, most frequently, Slate and The New Republic.  He regularly consults with Congress, presidential campaigns, and foreign constitution-drafters on issues of constitutional law.

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Education

BA, University of Virginia; JD, Yale University