Justin Abbasi

Investigator
202-467-4900 Ext: 
510

Justin joined Children’s Law Center in 2018 as an Investigator with the Healthy Together Program wherein he assists attorneys address the health needs of children through legal representation. Prior to this position, Justin worked at the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute as its Programs & Resident Assistant and interned with the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance. While in college, Justin co-founded Harbor Scholars: A Dwight Hall Program at Yale, which provides academic, financial, and social support to students who have experienced familial instability. Justin also completed ten years of participation in Mock Trial and currently serves on the National Foster Care Youth & Alumni Policy Council. His professional interests encompass juvenile justice, health care, and child welfare.

Education: 
Yale University, BS, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Sociology, and Global Health Studies