Simon Ferro

 

Simon has spent the more than a decade litigating in state and federal Florida courts. During that time, he has represented individuals, financial institutions, insurance companies, foreign and domestic investors, lenders, and other businesses in an array of complex business and real estate disputes.

In court, Simon strives to win by having a keen understanding of the facts and the law that will be applied to those facts. Outside of court, Simon strives to deliver value by getting to know his clients personally, studying their businesses, and understanding their ultimate goals.

Simon is Of Counsel to Lewis Tein.

 

Representative Matters

  • Represented foreign and domestic companies and individuals in complex litigation involving breaches of contract, fraud, Ponzi schemes, civil theft, federal and Florida civil RICO claims, premises liability, injunctions, garnishment, enforcement of judgments, landlord-tenant disputes, and other business-related disputes.
  • Successfully represented depositor against national bank in federal lawsuit involving claims for negligent supervision, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract, conversion, and civil theft.
  • Obtained final summary judgment on behalf of creditor for unpaid amounts due on promissory note.
  • Successfully defended Italian yacht builder in lawsuit by former employee for unpaid commissions.

LICENSES

Simon is admitted to practice in the State of Florida.

EDUCATION

2006
J.D., University of Florida, cum laude

2003
B.A. – Florida International University