County Attorney
R.A. Cuevas Jr.

County Attorney's Office
111 NW 1st Street, Suite 2810
Miami, Florida 33128

Phone
305.375.5151

Fax
305.375.5634

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Attorney Profile

Benjamin D. Simon

Practice Areas

  • Tort Liability & Medical Malpractice

Education

  • University of Florida, J.D., 2002, with High Honors, J.D., 2002, with High Honors
  • University of Florida, B.A. in History, 1999, with Honors

Court Admissions

  • The Florida Bar, 2003
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 2007

Benjamin D. Simon

Joined the Office in 2006
Assistant County Attorney
bdsimon@miamidade.gov 305-375-3663

Ben Simon practices primarily in the Office’s Tort and Medical Malpractice section, and also handles matters relating to the Miami-Dade Police Department and Corrections and Rehabilitation Department.

As a litigator, Ben has handled cases at both trial and appellate levels defending the Public Health Trust in personal injury and medical malpractice actions, as well as defending Miami-Dade County in personal injury, false arrest, replevin, malicious prosecution, property damage, and excessive force cases.

Ben previously worked in the State Attorney’s Office and litigated and tried numerous criminal cases as a prosecutor, involving a wide range of offenses including DUI, reckless driving, burglary, sexual battery, trafficking in controlled substances, grand theft, domestic violence, aggravated battery, and attempted murder.

Prior Experience

  • Assistant State Attorney, Office of the Miami-Dade County State Attorney, 2003-2006, where he served as a supervisor in the misdemeanor criminal traffic and DUI unit as well as a division prosecutor in the felony unit.