Jeffrey B. Simon

JEFFREY B. SIMON
Founding Shareholder

Dallas, Texas
phone: (214) 276-7680
fax: (214)276-7699
email: jsimon@sgpblaw.com

 

JEFFREY B. SIMON is a founding shareholder of Simon Greenstone Panatier Bartlett, PC. Jeffrey was admitted to the bar in 1993, and is licensed in Texas, California and in New York. An experienced and skilled trial attorney, Jeffrey has enjoyed litigating toxic tort and pharmaceutical injury cases for many years. He graduated from The University of Texas School of Law in 1993. Prior to law school, Jeffrey graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude in 1990 from Colgate University.

Jeffrey has repeatedly been recognized by his peers for his excellence in trial law. For the years 2004 through 2013, he has been recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer in Texas Monthly Magazine, a distinction voted on by his peers throughout the State of Texas. Jeffrey served as President of the Dallas Trial Lawyers Association in 2013. Jeffrey also serves on the Executive Board of Directors of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and he served in 2009 as a Vice President of the organization. He is a Fellow of the American Board of Trial Advocates, a distinction bestowed only upon those who have been primary counsel in a minimum of 25 cases tried to verdict. He enjoys sports and played varsity tennis for Colgate University.

Areas of Practice:

Toxic Torts
Asbestos
Benzene
Pharmaceutical Drugs
Mesothelioma
Commercial Litigation

Litigation Percentage:

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:

Texas, 1993
New York, 2005
California, 2008

Education:

The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, 1993 J.D.
Colgate University, Hamilton, NY, USA, 1990 B.A.
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
Major: History

Classes/Seminars Taught:

Asbestos Defense Cases, Mealey’s, 2002 – 2003
Page Keeton Civil Trial Conference, 2005
Plaintiffs’ Asbestos Litigation Seminar, 2000-2012
Cutting Edge Issues in Asbestos Litigation Seminar 2009-2014

Honors and Awards:

The Trial Lawyers RoundTable: America's 100 Most Influential Trial Lawyers, 2013
Texas Super Lawyers 2004-2013
DTLA President 2013
D Magazine’s Top Lawyers Under 40, 2003 – 2004
American Registry of Outstanding Professionals, 2004 – 2007
Listed in AM Law Daily – “Who Are the Top Plaintiff’s Lawyers?”

Professional Associations and Memberships:

American Bar Association
Dallas County Bar Association
American Trial Lawyers Association
Texas Trial Lawyers Association
Trial Lawyers for Public Justice
ABOTA Fellowship Member
TTLA Vice President
DTLA Board of Directors
Chief Commissioner: Dallas County Special Civil Service Commission 2011-2013
Board Member: Dallas Holocaust Museum 2011-Present
Board Member: The da Vinci School 2012-Present

Past Employment Positions:

Waters & Kraus, LLP, Partner (2000-2005)
The Simon Law Firm, P.C., President (1997-2002)
Baron & Budd, P.C., Associate (1993-1997)
Fraternities/Sororities:
Phi Delta Theta

Birth Information:

1968, Ft. Worth, Texas, United States of America

Our Shareholders

Jeffrey B. Simon
Dallas, Texas
Phone: (214) 276-7680
Fax: (214) 276-7699
Email: jsimon@sgpblaw.com
David C. Greenstone
Dallas, Texas
phone: (214) 276-7680
fax: (214)276-7699
email: dgreenstone@sgpblaw.com
Chris Panatier
Dallas, Texas
phone: (214) 276-7680
fax: (214) 276-7699
email: cpanatier@sgpblaw.com
Jennifer Bartlett
Long Beach, CA
phone: (562) 590-3400
fax: (562) 590-3412
email: jbartlett@sgpblaw.com
Brian Barrow
Long Beach, CA
phone: (562) 590-3400
fax: (562) 590-3412
email: bbarrow@sgpblaw.com
Jessica Dean
Dallas, Texas
phone: (214) 276-7680
fax: (214) 276-7699
email: jdean@sgpblaw.com
Robert Green
Long Beach, CA
phone: (562) 590-3400
fax: (562) 590-3412
email: rgreen@sgpblaw.com
Stuart Purdy
Long Beach, CA 
phone: (562) 590-3400
fax: (562) 590-3412 
email: spurdy@sgpblaw.com
Jay Stuemke
Dallas, Texas
phone: (214) 276-7680
fax: (214) 276-7699
email: jstuemke@sgpblaw.com
Lisa Shirley
Dallas, Texas
Phone: (214) 276-7680
Fax: (214) 276-7699
Email: lshirley@sgpblaw.com