Lisa Toth Simpson

Degree and Year: 
BA 1991, JD 1994
Professional Title: 
Partner
Employer: 
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Professional Background: 
I am a copyright and trademark litigator practicing law at Orrick in NYC. Here is a link to my bio: https://www.orrick.com/Lawyers/Lisa-T-Simpson/Pages/default.aspx

How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?: 
I call on my Duke English degree every day in my practice of law -- at Duke I learned how to analyze and assess facts and witnesses (characters), weave together and tell engaging stories and write clearly and persuasively.