Practice Areas

Some Areas of Practice:

Domestic Relations:

Divorce and other domestic relations issues can often present some of the most difficult problems a person will face in his or her lifetime, both emotionally and financially. It is important to choose an advocate familiar with resolving these issues. Our firm has a wealth of experience in guiding clients through matters such as divorce, property division, alimony, custody and support, modification and enforcement of existing orders, paternity and legitimation, and prenuptial and post-nuptial agreements.

Criminal Defense:

If you have been charged with a crime, you need the guidance of an experienced professional. Simons & Hancock, P.C. handles criminal matters of all types at the local, state, and federal levels. We routinely assist clients with issues ranging from speeding tickets and reckless driving to even the most serious of felonies.

Civil Litigation:

In layman’s terms, civil litigation is any kind of litigation that seeks monetary damages instead of criminal charges. These cases can be as personal as any in family law, so we make sure you are comfortable discussing any sensitive issues that may crop up during your case. Simons & Hancock, P.C. is well experienced in assisting clients with a wide variety of civil litigation matters. We have spent over 30 years litigating a wide range of civil cases including:

  • Car Accidents

  • Construction Defects

  • Breach of Contract

  • Wills, Trusts, and Estates

  • Negligence

  • Assault and Battery

  • Medical Malpractice

  • Premises Liability

  • Easements

Business Matters:

If you are looking to start a business or take an existing business to the next level, you probably want to consider forming an entity of some sort. Corporations, limited partnerships, and limited liability companies (LLCs) are all common terms in today’s business climate, but which one is right for your needs? Our firm is fully prepared to advise you on these matters, from the startup of a small business to the dissolution and winding up of an established corporation. Furthermore, we can provide common business documents such as leases, articles of incorporation, by-laws, and licensing agreements.