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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... 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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Court Hearing For Climate Activists

Nathan Clark | ANN ARBOR, MI – The University of Michigan doesn’t have to hand over any more information to defense attorneys than it did…

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Nessel set to appeal dismissed charges against former Ann Arbor priest

The Detroit News, BETH LEBLANC- The Detroit News – An Ann Arbor district judge has dismissed charges against a former Diocese of Lansing priest after deciding…

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Criminal charges dismissed against ex-Ann Arbor priest accused of molesting altar boy

Criminal charges dismissed against ex-Ann Arbor priest accused of molesting altar boy Criminal charges dismissed against ex-Ann Arbor priest accused of molesting altar boy Citing…

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Probation, apology letter ordered from man who stole from girls soccer team

By Nathan Clark | ANN ARBOR, MI – The Pioneer High School Girls Soccer Program got a check for more than $30,000 Thursday afternoon. Unfortunately,…

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Man pleads no contest to embezzling from Ann Arbor high school girls soccer program

By Nathan Clark | ANN ARBOR, MI – More than $30,000 embezzled from the Pioneer High School Girls Soccer Program by its former treasurer is expected…

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Ex-Ann Arbor priest accused of molesting altar boy has case delayed for review of large amount of evidence

By Nathan Clark | ANN ARBOR, MI – The case against a former Ann Arbor and Jackson priest accused of sexually assaulting an altar boy…

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‘He’s a predator probation can’t help,’ says mother of child abused by Ann Arbor man

By Nathan Clark | ANN ARBOR, MI – Ian MacGregor being sentenced to five years of probation and a lifetime as a registered sex offender is…

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State drops felony charges against officers with Downriver ties in auto inspections case

By Jackie Harrison-Martin – This is extraordinary, something that almost never happens. That’s the way Ann Arbor-based attorney Joe Simon described the decision by the…

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AG drops charges against Northfield police lieutenant

By Darcie Moran | WHITMORE LAKE, MI – A criminal case filed by the attorney general’s office last year against a Northfield Township police lieutenant and…

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Competency hearing delayed for son charged in Ann Arbor father’s slaying

By Darcie Moran | PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI – A son’s mental ability to contribute to his defense remains in question as he awaits trial in…

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Ex-UM Athletics staffer gets probation for driving ‘super drunk,’ fighting police

By Nathan Clark | ANN ARBOR, MI – An ex-University of Michigan Athletics staffer accused of fighting with police after crashing into a car while driving “super drunk” in…

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Ann Arbor Michigan criminal defense lawyer Joe Simon

Mother whose disabled son drank windshield fluid and died set for trial

By Nathan Clark | ANN ARBOR, MI – A trial date is set for a mother accused of failing to seek medical treatment fast enough…

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