EDUCATION Univ of California, Berkeley (CA) 2008 B.A. Economics Univ of California, Los Angeles (CA) 2013 J.D.
EXPERIENCE: Superior Court of Alameda Co., Pretrial Services Division; served as intern from 8/06-5/07 Intern Manager 2007 2008 Crowell & Moring Summer Associate 2012 2012 US Attorney's Office, Central District of California Student Extern 2013 2013 U.S. District Court, C.D. Cal., Honorable Beverly Reid O’Connell Judicial Law Clerk 2015 2016
Sima is active in several professional organizations, including the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles, the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, the Federal Bar Association, and the American Bar Association.
Sima Namiri-Kalantari is an associate in Crowell & Moring's Los Angeles office and is a member of the firm's Antitrust Group. Sima is a complex commercial litigator, focusing on antitrust and unfair competition law. Her primary practice includes defending clients in civil antitrust litigation as well as representing Fortune 500 companies as plaintiffs in recovery actions when they have been victims of price-fixing cartels.
From 2015 to 2016, Sima served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Beverly Reid O’Connell, U.S. District Court in the Central District of California.
Sima received her J.D. from UCLA School of Law, where she served as co-editor-in-chief of the Journal of Law and Technology. While in law school, Sima worked as an extern in the U.S. Attorney's Office Criminal Division, Central District of California. Before attending law school, Sima was an analyst at a technology consulting firm. She received her B.A. in economics, with a minor in public policy, from the University of California, Berkeley, where she graduated with high honors and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.