Etienne Toussaint

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Title:
Visiting Associate Professor of Clinical Law and Friedman Fellow
Address:
2000 H Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
Email:
etoussaint@law.gwu.edu

Etienne Toussaint joins the Small Business & Community Economic Development Clinic, directed by Professor Susan Jones. Previously, he worked as a Project Finance Associate with Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP and subsequently as a Law & Policy Fellow with the Poverty & Race Research Action Council in Washington, D.C. Prior to law school, he worked as a strategy consultant for Booz Allen Hamilton, focusing on environmental policy analysis and sustainable development initiatives. He earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from MIT, where he was designated a Ronald McNair Scholar and received the Alpha Phi Alpha Distinguished Collegiate Award. He also completed an MS in Environmental Engineering from The Johns Hopkins University, where he served as the Graduate Student Adviser for Engineers Without Borders. Professor Toussaint earned his JD at Harvard Law School, where he was a student-attorney in the Transactional Law Clinic, the Ghana Human Rights Clinic, and the Harvard Defenders, while also serving as an editor of the Environmental Law Review, Vice-President of the Board of Student Advisers, and a member of the National Executive Board of the National Black Law Students Association.

Education

BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; MS, Johns Hopkins University; JD, Harvard University