About Howard D. Simmons
With more than 20 years in the field, Howard Simmons is highly experienced in both Criminal Defense, Civil Litigation, and Business Law. A superb litigator whose sharp skills are recognized by his peers, he is gifted with an exceptional capacity to address complex legal issues. As an attorney admitted in New York and New Jersey, Howard D. Simmons has excellent rapport with judges and cares deeply about his diverse clientele. The personal attention he contributes towards the success of each client makes him distinctive in his field, allowing him to consistently gain positive results.
A former Assistant District Attorney, Howard D. Simmons is a competent and compassionate professional with scrupulous ethics. Over the last two decades he has devoted himself to providing the finest Criminal Defense possible for any individual being prosecuted by State or Federal Law Enforcement Agencies. He has garnered the trust of investigators in New York and New Jersey, individuals who employ the latest technology to investigate and prepare cases for any crisis that may arise. Along with his exemplary Criminal Defense Knowledge, his Legal Services include Appellate Advocacy, Immigration, Civil Litigation, Real Estate Law and much more.
Howard D. Simmons is a graduate of Benjamin Cardozo Law School where he received his Juris Doctor in 1989. He then entered the Queens County District Attorney’s office where he spent two years investigating and preparing criminal cases for trial, and two years as a trial lawyer in the Supreme Court Trial Bureau where he tried dozens of felony cases. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, New Jersey Bar Association, New York County Lawyers' Association, and the New York State Bar Association.
Above all else, Howard is dedicated to achieving the success of his clients, and to advocate on thier behalf in state and federal courts. He promotes a comfortable and supportive environment, a place where people feel at ease because they know they are in good hands. His approach is prompt and professional, demonstrating a commitment to meeting his clients wherever they are. He has represented cases across the board, and his superior legal acumen has proved to be successful for hundreds of serious and minor cases.
Clients trust Howard D. Simmons because they know that he will work ceaselessly on their behalf to accomplish the results that they deserve. He understands the needs of his clients, and it's his mission to ensure their interests are protected.