Claudio Simpkins graduated from Harvard Law School and the Macaulay Honors College at the City College of New York, magna cum laude, where he won the Harry S. Truman Fellowship for his commitment to public service. Prior to joining Lewis & Lin, Mr. Simpkins worked in the litigation department of a large Manhattan law firm. Mr. Simpkins has also counseled creative professionals in business formation and the protection of intellectual property. While in school, Mr. Simpkins interned with the Department of Justice, the Conference Board, the Foreign Policy Association, the Institute of International Education and the Council of Foreign Relations. He has also had the chance to study in Cuba and Hungary, two deeply affecting experiences for him.
- • New York
- • United States District Court, Eastern District of New York
- • United States District Court, Southern District of New York
- • Harvard Law School, JD
- • Macaulay Honors College at the City College of New York, BA in Philosophy and Political Science