R. Christopher Simons

WE WILL FIGHT TO PROTECT YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS UNDER THE LAW

 

 

 

“We believe in helping you with our legal services in a way suited to the needs of today. Our solutions are designed by taking into account legal problems that clients are likely to face presently and our tested to work in their favor.”

Biography

R. Christopher Simons is an experienced criminal defense and traffic attorney. He is a life long Kansas City Native. He has represented over 5,000 clients on various criminal and traffic law matters. Call Chris today at 816-287-3787 for a free consultation regarding your pending criminal charges.

EDUCATION & COURT ADMISSIONS

R. Christopher Simons graduated from the William Jewell College in 2004 with a B.A.  He was bestowed the highest academic honor of “Suma Cum Laude.”  He was placed on the Dean’s List every semester of College.

He graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law in 2008 with a Juris Doctorate. He was the director of the Pro-Bono/Public Interest Law Program,  a member the National Trial Advocacy Team,  and an in intern in the Jackson County Public Defender’s Office.

Mr. Simons is Licensed in Missouri and Oklahoma

Experience That Counts

Mr. Simons worked for the Wirken Law Firm, was a contracting Foia Analyst for The Department of Homeland Security, and a Corporate Litigator and Compliance Officer for a Large Restaurant Group.  He was the founder of Speeding Ticket KC. He has been placed on the Missouri Pro Bono Wall of Fame.

Winner of Multiple Attorney Awards

The National Trial Lawyers        

Memberships & Awards

Top 40 Under 40 National Trial Lawyers
Excellence In Criminal Defense Law Lawyers of Distinction
Best Dui Attorneys Three Best Rated
Top Criminal Defense Firm Finance Weekly
Top 100 Trial Lawyers National Trial Lawyers
2017 Pro Bono Wall of Fame Missouri Bar
Nationally Ranked top 10 under 40 National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys
The order of the Barristers  

Phi Alpha Delta,

Association of Trial Lawyers of America, American Association For Justice,

Kansas City Missouri Bar Association-Student Division,

Student Bar Association,

Innocence Project

UMKC Death Penalty Clinic

Phi Epsilon National Honor Society

Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Societies

Awarded Lifetime Membership to Psi Chi (National Honors Society for Psychology) for research and publications.

Missouri Supreme Court Rule 9 Certification-2007-2008

American Trial Lawyer Trial competition 2007-2008

Appellate Advocacy

Director of Pro-bono/public interest law program, 2007-2008

 Phi Alpha Delta (Organizational Manager).

Constitutional Law Society

Enviromental Law Society

Midwestern Innocence project

Public interest law group, 2005-2008

Human rights Campaign,

Law Society, 2001-2008

Who’s Who among American Colleges and Universities 2001-2004

Articles Written Criminal and Academic

“A Man Who Represents Himself Has a Full As a Client”

“Contagion Theory, Ben Bernanke, and the Subprime crisis, 2009, working paper

“The Scarlett Letter Redux: A view of public policy and humiliation punishment”

“reverse full faith and credit, a constitutional review of the Defense of Marriage Act”

“The Six Day War,  A policy perspective”  2006 Research for a Professor

“Public Policy and Abraham Maslow” 

“The Effect of Advertising on expectation of a mate, 2004 Great Planes Psychological Convention

“Shopping for a mate” William Jewell Undergraduate Colloquium

“The Effect of employee meetings”