Jeffrey J. Simon: Lawyer with Husch Blackwell LLP

Jeffrey J. Simon

Partner
Kansas City,  MO  U.S.A.
Phone816.329.4711

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Practice Areas

  • Technology
  • Manufacturing & Transportation
  • Manufacturing
  • Business Litigation
  • Rail
  • Class Action
  • ERISA/Employee Benefits Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Transportation
 
Contact InfoTelephone: 816.329.4711
Fax: 816.983.8080
http://www.huschblackwell.com/jeff-simon/
 
University University of Missouri - Columbia, B.A., English, 1985; Order of the Coif
 
Law SchoolUniversity of Missouri - Columbia School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1988; Missouri Law Review, Board of Editors
 
Admitted1988, Missouri; 1988, U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri; 1991, Kansas; 1991, U.S. District Court, District of Kansas; 1992, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; 1993, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri; 1994, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 2001, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska; 2002, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas; 2011, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
 
Memberships 

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Health Lawyers Association

•Kansas Bar Association

•Lawyers Association of Greater Kansas City, Board of Directors, 2002-2004

•The Missouri Bar

•National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel

 
Biography

Jeff concentrates his practice in the area of commercial and business litigation for manufacturing and technology clients. He handles a variety of business disputes, including breach of contract, warranty, intellectual property, partnership and shareholder disputes, product liability, software licensing, real estate, Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), antitrust, healthcare and regulatory matters.

He has substantial experience prosecuting and defending trademark, trade dress, copyright, patent and trade secret cases, including temporary restraining order (TRO) and preliminary injunction proceedings. In addition, Jeff has achieved favorable results for clients in defending class action cases that involved antitrust, ERISA, healthcare and contract issues.

Jeff is the managing partner of the Kansas City office.

Awards and Recognitions

The Best Lawyers In America, Commercial Litigation, Litigation-Antitrust, Litigation-Intellectual Property, 2010-2014

Kansas City Business Journal, Best of the Bar, 2002, 2007

•Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent

Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, Business Litigation, 2007-2013

Civic Involvement

The 3 & 2 Baseball Club of Kansas City, Mo., Director, 2007-present

•Board of Police Commissioners, Kansas City, Mo., 1996-2000; President, 1999-2000

•Economic Development and Incentives Policy Task Force, Kansas City, Mo., 2007

•Funkhouser for Kansas City, Mayor Mark Funkhouser's Campaign Committee, Chair, 2007

•Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce Centurions Program, Class of 2002

•Harry S. Truman Good Neighbor Award Foundation, Director, 2004-present

•Liquor Control Review Board, Kansas City, Mo., Chair, 2003-present

•Little Sisters of the Poor, Advisory Board, Chair, 2004-present

•Missouri Health and Educational Facilities Authority, 2002-2006; President, 2005-2006

•Police Athletic League of Kansas City Inc., founding Director, 1998-2006

•UMKC Friends of the Library, Board of Directors, 2005-2007

Clerkships

The Hon. Howard F. Sachs, U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, 1988-1990

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In The News

10.16.13 In Missouri, 76 Husch Blackwell Attorneys Named 2013 Super Lawyers & Rising Stars
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8.16.13 Best Lawyers 2014 Names 109 from Husch Blackwell, 13 Lawyers of the Year
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10.15.12 A Combined 84 Husch Blackwell Attorneys are Named 2012 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in Missouri and Nebraska
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8.23.12 2013 Best Lawyers Includes 106 Husch Blackwell Attorneys in 56 Practice Areas and 7 States
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10.19.11 Super Lawyers 2011 Names 71 Husch Blackwell Attorneys from Missouri and Nebraska; an Additional 15 Listed as Rising Stars
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9.06.11 More Than 100 Husch Blackwell Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers 2012
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10.13.10 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers 2010 Names 64 Husch Blackwell Attorneys; An Additional 20 Listed as Rising Stars
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10.22.09 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers 2009 Names 73 Husch Blackwell Sanders Attorneys
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Office Information

Jeffrey J. Simon

4801 Main Street, Suite 1000
Kansas CityMO 64112




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