Jack H. Simmons - Berman & Simmons

Jack H. Simmons

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1983
Phone: 207-784-3576

Jack has been an active trial lawyer since his admission to the Bar in 1964 and has tried complex medical malpractice cases, all types of tort cases and significant criminal cases. He has been listed in every issue of The Best Lawyers in America under every litigation heading. He has published numerous articles about various aspects of trial law and is the lead author of the definitive text, Maine Tort Law.

In addition to his trial work and his writing, Jack has served as both a member and Chair of the Supreme Court Advisory Committee on the Rules of Evidence and the Rules of Civil Procedure. He is a regular speaker on trial practice at CLE Seminars.

Jack served as the Chair of the Medical-Legal Committee of the Maine State Bar Association for twenty years. He also served on the Board of Governors of the Maine Trial Lawyers Association and has served his community in a variety of positions.

Bates CollegeBA 1961Boston University School of LawJ.D. 1964
Maine State Bar AssociationMaine Trial Lawyers AssociationMedical-Legal Committee of the Maine State Bar AssociationSupreme Court Adivisory Committee on Rules of Civil ProcedureSupreme Court Advisory Committee on Rules of Evidence

Office Location

129 Lisbon Street
Lewiston, ME 04240
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs of the Augusta-ME Metro Area2011 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation of the Augusta-ME Metro Area
Jack H. Simmons has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!Jack H. Simmons has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2011!

Practice Areas

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation (Civil Litigation, Plaintiffs, White-Collar Criminal Defense)
Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs (Birth Trauma, Hospital Malpractice, Litigation, Medical Negligence, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death)
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs (Automobile Collision, Brain Injury, Medical Malpractice, Product Liability, Wrongful Death)
Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs

Other Information

Gender: Male