Simi Patel

Simi A. Patel, originally from Orange County, California earned her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Philosophy from Seton Hall University, Master of Public Administration from Seton Hall University, and Juris Doctorate from Elon University, School of Law.

While at Elon Law, Simi was a founding member of We the People: Elon’s Constitutional Law Journal. She also spent a summer participating in a law intensive through Stetson University in Den Haag, Netherlands.

The oldest child of immigrants from Kenya and Uganda, Simi has a passion for helping others as seen through her work with the Guilford County Teen Court program as a volunteer Judge and Guardian ad Litem in High Point, North Carolina.

Outside of work, Simi can be found traveling around the world and volunteering for Alpha Phi Fraternity as an advisor for the Virginia Tech chapter.