Prior to joining Court TV, Seema served as a host for HLN’s Crime & Justice while also appearing regularly on MSNBC and CNN as a legal analyst. She previously was a prosecutor in New York City before running her own criminal law practice in Manhattan where she represented the NYPD and handled constitutional law and civil rights cases. Seema developed an expertise in forensic technology, science, medicine and psychiatry by completing a post-baccalaureate program in Physics and Biochemistry. She graduated from the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in NYC and went to law school at Southwestern University School of Law in Los Angeles.
COURT TV IS YOUR FRONT ROW SEAT TO JUSTICE. Coverage continues in West Virginia v. Vandergriff. Mr. Vandergriff is facing life in prison after he allegedly struck and killed a 38-year-old father trying to protect children on a school bus. Now available in Court TV’s Trials On Demand: Ohio v. Yazeed Essa. Dr. Essa was on trial for allegedly poisoning his wife, Rosemarie, with cyanide, resulting in her death. Essa fled the country when he became a suspect, ensuing an international manhunt.