Areas of Practice
J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2012
B.A., Rutgers University, 2006, summa cum laude
Brian P. Simons
Brian P. Simons is an associate in the Commercial Litigation Practice. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School, Brian was a judicial intern to the Honorable Jay Garcia-Gregory in the U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico. He was also a summer associate at Saul Ewing.
Before attending law school, Brian was a community educator for Planned Parenthood of Central New Jersey, an English instructor for the Burford Institute in Santiago, Chile, and managing director for Garden State Equality. In his role for Garden State Equality, Brian was responsible for assessing the strength of incoming discrimination and bias claims and referring callers to state agencies, lawyers or the executive director to work on seeking redress. He also screened potential expert and lay witnesses for testimony to the Civil Union Review Commission, a gubernatorial commission assessing the functionality of civil unions in New Jersey.
Articles, Alerts & Newsletters
- Casting a Smaller Net: Seventh Circuit Requires "Net Trebling" Under FCA – Potentially Impacting Settlement Dynamics for all Industries Subject to Government EnforcementApril 2013
- April 2013
- Supreme Court Holds SEC to Five-Year Statute of Limitations for Civil Enforcement Actions; Decision May Extend to Other Federal AgenciesMarch 2013
- March 2013
- January 2013
- Death and Taxes? Recent Supreme Court Arguments in Gabelli v. SEC Concerning a General Statute of Limitations for Civil Fines May Also Affect How Long the IRS Has to Assess PenaltiesJanuary 2013