Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, GA (J.D., cum laude, 2021)

Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid, Spain, 2018

Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA (summa cum laude, 2014)

Bachelor of Arts, English, Minor in French

l’Université Sainte-Anne, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2013

Certificate in French Studies


Mr. Naquin joined the firm after graduating from Emory University School of Law, where he was an Executive Managing Editor of the Emory Law Journal, a student attorney with the Turner Environmental Law Clinic, and a research assistant to Professor Martha Grace Duncan.

While attending Emory Law, Mr. Naquin externed for three administrative law judges at the Georgia Office of State Administrative Hearings and served as a legal assistant to Jack P. Batson, Attorney at Law. He was also a Summer Law Clerk for the United States Environmental Protection Agency—Region IV.

Prior to law school, Mr. Naquin taught English and French at E.D. White Catholic High School in Thibodaux, Louisiana and Colegio Santa Ana y San Rafael in Madrid, Spain.


Comment, Canals, Community, and Coastal Permits: Overcoming Inadequate Remedies for Erosion Within the Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary, 70 EMORY L.J. 663 (2021).

Acknowledgement, FRANÇOIS-RENÉ DE CHATEAUBRIAND, ATALA (Robin Anita White ed., 2016).

Acknowledgement, Todd Kennedy & Brittany Kennedy, Basqueing on the bayou: conflicting visions of authenticity in Julio Medem’s Vacas and Benh Zeitlin’s Beasts of the Southern Wild, 8 TRANSNATIONAL CINEMAS 145, 145 (2017).


Student Attorney, Turner Environmental Law Clinic, Emory University School of Law, 2020-2021

Legal Intern, Environmental Protection Agency, Region IV, 2020

Judicial Extern, Georgia Office of State Administrative Hearings, 2019

Legal Assistant, Jack P. Batson, Attorney at Law, 2019


E.D. White Catholic High School, Thibodaux, LA, 2014-2016 – French I, French II, British Literature

Colegio Santa Ana y San Rafael, Madrid, Spain, 2016-2018 – English as a Foreign Language, French as a Foreign Language

Bar Admissions

Louisiana, 2021

U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana, 2021

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 2021

Recognitions & Awards

Executive Managing Editor, Emory Law Journal

Outstanding Graduate in Literary Studies, Nicholls State University, 2014

Outstanding Graduate in Poetry, Nicholls State University, 2014

President’s Medal, Nicholls State University, 2014

First Place, Humanities Undergraduate Research Symposium, Nicholls State University, 2013 & 2014