Lawrence Simon, in addition to the time he spends working for his clients, stays active in Bar and Trial Lawyer Associations. He is the Chair of the Section Leaders Council of the American Association for Justice ("AAJ"), Past Chair of the AAJ Small Firm and Sole Practitioner Section, and Newsletter Editor for the AAJ Interstate Trucking Litigation Group. He is an active member of the New Jersey Association for Justice ("NJAJ"), and serves on its Board of Governors. Lawrence Simon is a frequent lecturer for AAJ and NJAJ on topics that include trucking litigation, trial practice, and technology in the courtroom. He is also a Trustee of the Bergen County Bar Association, and a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association and the New York State Trial Lawyer's Association. He is also the author of the "Library of the New York Personal Injury Firms," published by the New York Law Journal, and has written chapters for Lexis Nexis on "Technology in the Courtroom" and "Governmental Liability."
Founded in the late 1940s and incorporated in 1976, the New Jersey Association for Justice (NJAJ) is headquartered in Trenton, New Jersey. NJAJ is a statewide association of over 2,700 members in private practice and public service, paralegals, law clerks, law students and law school graduates not yet admitted to the bar. NJAJ is dedicated to protecting New Jersey’s families by working to preserve and strengthen the laws for safer products and workplaces, a cleaner environment and quality health care.