Anthony G. Simon - The Simon Law Firm, P.C.

Anthony G. Simon

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010
Phone: 314-241-2929

Tony Simon is a registered patent attorney. His practice focuses on intellectual property and other complex commercial litigation. Tony has served as lead trial counsel in over 200 patent, copyright, trademark, antitrust and other intellectual property cases in courts across the United States. Tony has tried cases to verdict in both state and federal courts, has argued in several federal courts of appeal across the country, and has handled numerous Markman and other pretrial and preliminary hearings.

Tony has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame, and he earned his law degree at St. Louis University School of Law. In addition to his legal expertise, his engineering background provides him with the skills necessary to understand and explain complex technologies to juries.

In his 22 years of practice, Tony has represented both plaintiffs and defendants. He has been a partner at one of the largest firms in St. Louis and at a boutique patent firm before starting the IP Group at The Simon Law Firm. He has litigated cases against, and has been co-counsel with, a majority of the large intellectual property law firms across the country. His clients have included Fortune 500 companies, as well as small businesses and individuals

University of Notre DameBS 1988St. Louis University School of LawJ.D. 1991
The Missouri BarIllinois State Bar AssociationMissouri Association of Trial AttorneysAmerican Association for JusticeAmerican Intellectual Property Law AssociationAmerican Bar AssociationBar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisLawyers Association of St. LouisSt. Louis County Bar AssociationBar Association of Federal District of Illinois

Case History

Creative Internet Advertising Corp. v. Yahoo! Inc. (E.D. Tex.) (favorable jury verdict)

Represented plaintiff in jury trial against Yahoo. Received Plaintiff’s verdict and judgment of approximately $13 million in favor of plaintiff, including a royalty rate of 20% and ongoing royalty rate of 23%.

World Wide Stationery Mfg. Co., Ltd. v. U.S. Ring Binder, LP, (E.D. Mo.) (favorable jury verdict)

Represented defendant in jury trial. Received defense verdict and judgment invalidating all 45 claims in two patents asserted against U.S. Ring Binder.

Storage Technology Corporation, d/b/a Storagetek v. Custom Hardware Engineering and Consulting, (Dist. of Mass.) (favorable jury verdict)

Represented Defendant CHE on Plaintiff Storage Tech’s patent and copyright infringement allegations and asserted counterclaims against Plaintiff Storage Tech for antitrust claims including monopolization and illegal tying.  Confidential resolution in client’s favor on all claims including settlement of CHE’s antitrust counterclaims against Storage Tech.

Client Comments

"I'd trust Anthony in any courtroom"

-John Guidry
Simulvision Cable Management Systems

Office Location

800 Market Street, Suite 1700
St. Louis, MO 63101
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Patent of the St. Louis Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Intellectual Property of the St. Louis Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Patent of the St. Louis Metro Area
Anthony G. Simon has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!Anthony G. Simon has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Anthony G. Simon has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!


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Practice Areas

Litigation - Antitrust
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Patent

Other Information

Gender: Male