Among her recent notable experience, Ms. Semaya played an active role on a team representing a pharmaceutical client in a licensing, development, and commercialization dispute with a partner company. She also assisted the Weil team counseling an automobile parts manufacturer in connection with the mass tort and litigation claims of bankruptcy proceedings in what has been referred to as the largest automotive-related recall in U.S. history.
Ms. Semaya obtained her J.D., magna cum laude, from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2013, where she was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society. She was also a member of the Kukin Program for Conflict Resolution Mediation Clinic, where she served as a mediator in Manhattan Small Claims Court and Brooklyn Civil Court. Ms. Semaya received her B.A., summa cum laude, from The George Washington University in 2009, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
In 2018 and 2019, Ms. Semaya was selected as a Rising Star for Products Liability by Super Lawyers. Ms. Semaya is a member of the American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section.