Prior to joining Weil, Mr. Simmons worked as an elementary school educator at a charter school in Harlem, New York. Later, he interned for the Honorable Robert P. Patterson, Jr of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Mr. Simmons received his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he served as Head Executive Editor of the Journal of International Law and received a Certificate in Business Economics and Public Policy from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He received his M.S. in Education from Hunter College’s School of Education, and his B.A. in Sociology from Georgetown University.