100 King St W, Suite 6200, 1 First Cdn Pl, PO Box 50, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1992 (ON); 1996 (NL)
Simon’s practice concentrates on technology-related commercial transactions and all types of outsourcing. He leads complex IT transactions, including projects in the technology, financial services, retail, utilities, public and healthcare sectors. Simon provides advice on large strategic outsourcing transactions from planning stage, through vendor selection to final agreement. He also provides advice and leads a team providing commercial technology law advice to early stage and high growth technology companies. Current projects include transactions related to AI, Fintech, Blockchain, SaaS/cloud computing and eHealth. Simon regularly presents at conferences and client events on topics such as commercialization of technology, cloud computing, fintech, technology procurement, contracting for cybersecurity, and outsourcing. Past president of the Canadian IT Lawyers Association (IT.Can) and Toronto Computer Lawyers Group.