Sima is an Intellectual Property attorney with a background in systems neuroscience and neuronal circuitry mapping, having completed dual degrees from Wellesley College in Neuroscience and Philosophy. In May 2020, Sima earned her JD from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Prior to law school, Sima worked as a neuroscience researcher for the University of Pittsburgh. During law school, Sima competed in four external moot competitions, including the Giles S. Rich patent law moot competition for which her team advanced to become national quarter-finalists.
U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, PA, 2020
Pittsburgh Journal of Technology Law and Policy, Managing Editor
Pitt Law Women’s Association, Vice President
Honors: Order of Barristers, CALI Award for Excellence in Evidence, CALI Award for Excellence in Business Organizations, CALI Award for Excellence in Biotechnology Law
Wellesley College, Neuroscience, Philosophy, Wellesley, MA, 2013
Honors: Sigma Xi Scientific Research Honor Society