Jill Davis Simon
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Jill D. Simon

Of Counsel

407-418-6268 Direct
jill.simon@lowndes-law.com

Jill works in the firm’s Labor and Employment Law Group. She represents companies with issues regarding human resources. Jill regularly represents employers in federal and state courts and before administrative agencies in defending against claims involving allegations of employment discrimination and violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA), and other employment laws. Jill drafts employee handbooks, employment agreements, non-competition agreements and separation agreements. She regularly counsels clients regarding workplace issues and compliance with the FMLA, FLSA, WARN Act, the Affordable Care Act, and other employment laws.

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS

  • Orange County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, President
  • Orange County Bar Association, Executive Council
  • Ninth Judicial Circuit Professionalism Panel
  • Graduate of Florida Bar Leadership Academy, Class V
  • Member of Florida Bar Leadership Academy Committee, 2018-2021
  • Former Board Member and Governance Chair, Mustard Seed of Central Florida
  • Former President-Elect, Secretary, and Communications Coordinator for OCBA YLS
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars from 2012-2018

Services & Industries

Admitted

  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2010
  • U.S. District Court , Southern District of Florida, 2010
  • The Florida Bar, 2008

Education

  • University of Florida Levin College of Law (J.D. cum laude, 2007)
  • University of Florida (B.S. in Finance cum laude, 2004)