The Simon Law Firm, P.C.
800 Market St., Ste. 1700
St. Louis, MO 63101
A St. Louis native, John Simon received his Bachelor of Science degree in accounting (1983) and Juris Doctorate degree (1986) from Saint Louis University.
John's practice, The Simon Law Firm, P.C., founded in 2000, is among the most accomplished in the nation and is driven by improving the lives of his clients and making the products they use safer. He has secured over 150 verdicts and settlements in excess of $1 million each. John has obtained more than 15 verdicts/settlements over $10 million, and more than 25 verdicts/settlements over $5 million. On two occasions, John has won trails resulting in the highest verdicts in the state of Missouri. In one case, he obtained a $105 million verdict against Bridgestone/Firestone.
John is a sustaining member of the American Association for Justice. Since 1991, he has served on the Board of Governors of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys. Among his many accolades, John has been listed in Best Lawyers in America®
since 2005, and in 2018, 2016, 2015, and 2011, he was honored as a Lawyer of the Year in St. Louis. In 2016, he celebrated his 13th year listed in Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers®
and sixth year listed as a Top 10 attorney. John was inducted into the American College of Trial Lawyers in 2011.
John's passion to help people reaches beyond the courtroom. For the past 12 years, he has held a legal seminar and donated all of the proceeds to Legal Services of Eastern Missouri. In 2010, he launched Project XOXO, an annual 5K run/walk to fight against homelessness.
John has written and lectured on a variety of aspects of civil trial practice and shares his experience by serving as an adjunct professor at Saint Louis University School of Law teaching trial advocacy.