Note: Mr. Simons remains “of counsel,” with the firm but has retired from active practice.
Daniel A. Simons is from Fleming County, Kentucky. He is a 1978 summa cum laude graduate of Transylvania University. He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 1981 again graduating summa cum laude and Order of the Coif. While attending the University of Kentucky College of Law he was honored to be named to the editorial board of the Kentucky Law Journal. He was admitted to the Kentucky State Bar in 1981, and in that same year to the United States District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky. He was admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court in 1985, and also to the United States Tax Court.
For 32 years, Dan's law practice has focused on achieving maximum results for his clients in and out of the Court room. Dan has successfully tried many cases in our local, state and federal courts. His cases have ranged from personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice, insurance disputes, family law, bad faith, contracts and criminal conspiracy. Dan is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association where he serves on the Supreme Court Rules Committee. He is a member and past President of the local Madison County Bar Association, and is a member of the Kentucky Justice Association and the American Association for Justice. He has served as an invited lecturer at many seminars in his particular areas of practice.
Dan has been honored by his peers with the second highest possible recognition, a BV® Distinguished Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, for his legal skill and ethical integrity.