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Joseph A. Simon, Criminal Defense Attorney

“His cross-examination is unreal.  His ability to see two steps ahead is magical to watch.” - Client’s parent
“He was a mastermind of how to bring about the truth… He was able to protect my child’s reputation.” - Client’s parent
“There isn’t a more well-prepared attorney I’ve ever seen – for every single one of his clients. He puts the same care into a drunk driving case as he does a capital case.” - Retired Judge
“Mr. Simon proved to be an outstanding attorney who has a clear grasp of the law as well as the court system.” - Client’s husband
“Joe went above and beyond our expectations as a counselor. He was instrumental in protecting my son's reputation both in and outside the courthouse.” - Client’s parent
“Joe Simon is AMAZING. As a parent of a son who was facing the scariest time in his life, Joe came highly recommended and exceeded all expectations.” - Client’s parent
“Simon is one of the top criminal defense attorneys in Ann Arbor, say his peers” - Ann Arbor Observer
“Mr. Simon and his office resources will do everything in the power of the law to take your case on and offer the best possible outcome.” - Past client
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The Law Offices of Joseph A. Simon

Ann Arbor Criminal Defense Attorney

The Law Offices of Joseph A. Simon is a full-service law firm handling only criminal defense matters, misdemeanor and felony, from traffic offenses to homicide. For some lawyers, criminal defense is a mere add-on to their practice.  For Joseph A. Simon it’s been a life-long passion; it’s been a craft he has seasoned over an impressive 30-plus year career.  Mr. Simon has vigorously defended thousands of cases throughout southeast Michigan with an established history of proven results.

Mr. Simon’s concentrated experience and intimate knowledge of the criminal law have combined to earn him numerous professional accolades and recognitions:  Listed in the Best Lawyers in America© since 2000, under the specialty of criminal defense, having twice been selected as Ann Arbor’s criminal defense lawyer of the year (2013, 2015); *Achieving Martindale-Hubbell's AV-Preeminent* peer-reviewed rating for the highest standards in ethics and legal ability; Achieving AVVO's highest “10.0” rating; selected as a Michigan Super Lawyer in the specialty of criminal defense since 2007; named a criminal defense Leading Lawyer since 2014.

Serving Washtenaw and Surrounding Counties in
the Following Criminal Defense Practice Areas

Driving Offenses

Drunk Driving (OWI)


Expungement of Records


False Pretenses

Financial Transaction Device Charges

Fleeing/Eluding Police


Home Invasion

Homicide Offenses/Murder/Manslaughter

Internet Crimes

Juvenile Crimes

Malicious Destruction of Property

Moving Violation Resulting in Death/Serious Injury

Narcotics/Drug Offenses

Police Investigations

Resisting and/or Opposing the Police

Retail Fraud (shoplifting)

Traffic Offenses

Weapons Offenses

Contact Us Anytime at (734) 887-6200 or use the contact form below.

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