Barrister & Solicitor
Simon has been practicing law for more than 36 years and has held senior positions in the private and public sectors.
Simon was Deputy Commissioner at the Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission in Victoria (IBAC) from 2013 to 2019 and was involved in complex investigations of complaints and notifications involving serious and systemic public sector fraud and corruption and police misconduct.
Previously Simon was a partner in private practice acting and appearing for clients in civil, commercial, criminal and disciplinary matters. He specialised in litigation, administrative law, white collar crime, insurance, restitution, and insolvency.
Throughout his career, Simon has dealt with all levels of government and regulators. Simon is a trained mediator and has significant experience in alternative dispute resolution.
Simon holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Melbourne and a Master of Laws from the University of London. Simon is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria.