Joshua Branch was selected as the 17th Zubrow Fellow in Children’s Law. Prior to coming to Juvenile Law Center, Branch taught middle and high school English and Language Arts in Miami, Florida. He has had legal and policy internship experiences with Children’s Law Center (D.C.), Bronx Defenders, NAACP-LDF (D.C.), Democrats for Education Reform, and Cohen, Milstein, Sellers & Toll PLLC. Joshua participated in Professor Kristin Henning’s Juvenile Justice Clinic at Georgetown where he received the “JJC Public Interest Award” for his performance and dedication to juvenile law. He was also selected as one of eight Public Interest Law Scholars for his commitment to public interest work at Georgetown.
He comes to Juvenile Law Center with high praise by Georgetown professors, Paul Butler, Kristin Henning, and former Juvenile Law Center board member, Peter Edelman. Joshua graduated from Penn State University—Schreyer Honors College with degrees in Political Science and Sociology with high honors. At Juvenile Law Center, Branch is a member of the Economic Justice and Education teams.