Simona Portelli was born in Palermo in 1991. In 2017, she graduated in Law from Università degli Studi di Palermo and immediately started her legal practice in a law firm in Agrigento and, at the same, her judicial training, ex art. 73 D.L. 69/13, in the penal section at the Court of Caltanissetta.
After receiving her professional license to practice law in 2019, she was enrolled in the Register of Lawyers of Palermo in January 2020.
She started her professional career by dedicating herself exclusively to penal law, specifically crimes against persons and heritage.
At present, she also deals with immigration law, in particular cases of acquisitions and recognition of Italian citizenship.
She speaks Italian and English.