Simon is a legal director at TLT LLP and specialises in public and regulatory law.
A former government lawyer he is a trusted adviser to governments, regulators, trade unions, corporates and individuals across a spectrum of commercial, legal, regulatory and policy issues.
He has substantial experience and expertise in conducting civil litigation in courts and tribunals up to the UK Supreme Court and the European Court of Human Rights, including closed material proceedings in national security cases, as well as proceedings associated with regulatory investigation, decision-making and enforcement.
Simon has supported witnesses at sensitive and high profile inquests and public inquiries. His work with ministers and senior officials gives him a special insight into the workings of parliamentary and government business. As a visiting Pegasus scholar, he spent time with the Parliamentary Counsel’s Office in New Zealand.
Chambers & Partners UK (2023) ranked Simon an ‘Associate to Watch’ in Administrative and Public Law with The Legal 500 recommending him as a key lawyer in Private Client > Charities and Not-For-Profit.