Cozen O’Connor: Simpson, Joseph

Joseph Simpson

Law Clerk

Washington, D.C.

(202) 747-0796

(202) 861-1905

Recent Publication:

Amazon Echo Data at Center of Another Legal Battle [Cyber Law Monitor Blog]

Amazon, Inc. is on the receiving end of another court order demanding it release the data and recordings associated with one of its Echo smart devices. For the uninitiated, Echo smart devices support voice interaction, music playback, and other administrative tasks for its users. The device...

Joseph is a law clerk in the firm's Washington, D.C., office.

Joseph received his J.D., cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center and his Bachelor of Science in business management from the University of Maryland R.H. Smith School of Business. While at Georgetown Law, Joseph was a staff member of the Georgetown Technology Law Journal, where he published an article on the role of artificial intelligence in expanding access to mental health. He was also a Barrister’s Council Appellate Advocacy member and was named Best Oralist at the 2017 NYU National Immigration Law Competition. In his final year at Georgetown, Joseph was a student attorney with the Center for Applied Legal Studies Immigration Clinic, where he represented persons seeking asylum in U.S. immigration court.

Before entering law school, Joseph spent five years as a portfolio manager for a national property management firm in Washington, D.C., where he managed the business operations of multiple luxury condominiums, commercial buildings, and mixed-use properties.

Joseph just graduated from law school and sat for the D.C. bar exam.  

Publications

Amazon Echo Data at Center of Another Legal Battle [Cyber Law Monitor Blog]

December 10, 2018

Amazon, Inc. is on the receiving end of another court order demanding it release the data and recordings associated with one of its Echo smart devices. For the uninitiated, Echo smart devices support voice interaction, music playback, and other administrative tasks for its users. The device...

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2018
  • University of Maryland, B.S., 2008