Simone Washington joined Burke Law in August 2017 as a legal assistant to explore a career in criminal law. She quickly progressed to the role of paralegal as her passion for criminal defense grew. After two years with the firm, Ms. Washington dedicated her efforts to become a criminal defense attorney. She is presently a J.D. candidate at Washington & Lee School of Law in Lexington, Virginia. Simone continues to expand her role at Burke Law as a part-time legal researcher for the firm from Virginia and hopes to return to the firm full time as a criminal defense attorney after completing her schooling.
In her free time, Ms. Washington enjoys traveling, eating good food, and watching The Office.