Bruce L. Simon, of Hillsborough, California, was appointed in September 2003. He served as Chairman of the Board from 2009-2011. Mr. Simon has led his firm Pearson, Simon & Warshaw, LLP to national prominence, specializing in complex cases involving antitrust, consumer fraud and securities. He has served as lead counsel in many business cases with national and global impact.
In 2013, Mr. Simon was chosen as one of the Top 100 attorneys in California by the Daily Journal. He received a CLAY award from California Lawyer magazine as one of the attorneys of the year for his work in the In re TFT-LCD (Flat Panel) Antitrust Litigation trial and settlements. He was also selected as one of the seven finalists for Consumer Attorneys of California's Consumer Attorney of the Year award. Mr. Simon has been included in the Top 100 for Super Lawyers, has been selected as a Super Lawyer eleven years in a row, and was featured in this year’s Super Lawyer magazine as well as San Francisco Magazine. He also received a Trial Lawyer Excellence award in Chicago from the Law Bulletin for the settlement reached in In re Potash Antitrust Litigation (II). He has attained Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating (AV) for legal ability and ethical standards. Mr. Simon was just recently appointed as Co-Chair of the Civil Redress Committee for the Antitrust Section of the American Bar Association. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Legal Aid Society – Employment Law Center.