Phone: 408-684-6113

Simona is a registered US patent attorney with over 10 years of legal experience. Her practice focuses on intellectual property strategy, patent portfolio analysis, and the preparation and prosecution of patent applications in various hardware and software technologies. Prior to joining NDWE, Simona worked as an in-house patent counsel for a global technology company for several years, as well as at patent law firms.

Prior to her legal career, Simona worked as an engineer at Sun Microsystems.  She worked in hardware and CPU design, as well as verification.

Simona enjoys spending time with her family, volunteering with ScholarMatch and local schools, cooking/baking, traveling, and reading.

Technology Competencies:

  • Semiconductor devices
  • Processing and manufacturing equipment
  • Computer hardware and software
  • Artificial Intelligence

Bar Admissions/Registrations:

  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • California

Law School:

  • Santa Clara University

Undergraduate/Graduate Education:

  • B.S. Computer Engineering; University of California, San Diego