Hussein received his law degree in Lansing, Michigan from Thomas M. Cooley Law School where he was a member of the school’s exceptional National Mock Trial Team. During Law School Hussein also received a diploma in international comparative law while studying in Paris, France at the Paris Institute of International Law. Hussein received his B.A. in Political Science and History from the University of Toronto while living in his native Toronto, Canada.
He is admitted to practice in the State Court of Florida, the Federal Court in the Southern District of Florida, and in Ontario Canada. Hussein is trilingual and along with English he speaks both Arabic and French.
Hussein is also 1 of about 434 lawyers in the State of Florida that is Board Certified in Criminal Trial Law. There are over 100,000 lawyers in the State of Florida. This distinction puts Hussein’s clients at a special advantage when seeking his representation.
Prior to founding The EH Law Firm, Hussein worked as an Assistant State Attorney in Florida’s Seventeenth Judicial Circuit, where he served the people of Broward County for seven years. He prosecuted thousands of criminal cases and specialized at the State Attorney’s Office in bringing those to justice that were responsible for committing acts of sexual violence and child abuse upon the most vulnerable of victims. He spent his last two years while serving the people of Broward County prosecuting traffic homicides and supervising dozens of attorneys in the Felony Trial Unit. In his seven years as a prosecutor, Hussein tried over 50 cases before jurors of Broward County ranging from simple drug possession, home invasion robberies to first degree murder charges. Hussein was frequently recognized for his staggering conviction rate and exceptional rapport with victims and their families.
Following his time as a prosecutor Hussein went into private practice at a prestigious personal injury firm in Fort Lauderdale where he recovered millions of dollars in settlements for his clients. He litigated personal injury cases against the worlds largest corporations in both State and Federal court.
Hussein’s biggest point of pride however is his family. There is nothing Hussein enjoys more than spending time with his wife and young daughters in sunny South Florida.