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John Seth Simms

John Seth Simms

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation

About Me

I was born and raised in Clearwater, FL.

I enjoy sporting events and concerts.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Divorce & Separation: 100%
    24 years



Hourly ($300/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Chris Matthew Limberopoulos

    I endorse this lawyer.


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  • Wendi L Hall-Gonzales

    I endorse this attorney as a highly skilled and knowledgeable family law attorney. I have worked with John as opposing counsel on many cases and find him to be an excellent advocate for his clients and very professional.


    Wendi Hall-Gonzales Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

900 Drew St
Suite 1
Clearwater, FL, 337554518


FLMember in Good Standing199105/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Service AwardClearwater Bar Association2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerStaack, Simms & Hernandez, P.A.1994 - Present
AssociateBruce R. Young, P.A.1991 - 1994

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Academy of Florida Trial LawyersN/A2006 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaN/A2000 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Armed ForcesN/A1996 - Present
United States Supreme Court BarN/A1996 - Present
United States Tax CourtN/A1996 - Present
United States Court of Federal Claims Bar AssociationN/A1996 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh CircuitN/A1991 - Present
United States District Court for the Middle District of FloridaN/A1991 - Present
Florida Bar, Family Law SectionN/A1991 - Present
Clearwater Bar Association, Family Law SectionN/A1991 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Mount v Mount 989 So2d 1208 (Fla 2nd DCA 2008)N/A
Clampitt v Clampitt 621 So 2d 586 (Fla 2nd DCA 1993)N/A
Struble v Struble 787 So 2d 48 ( Fla 2nd DCA 2001)N/A

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Publication NameTitleDate
Law in BriefVarious2000

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stetson University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
University of South FloridaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1987
St. Petersburg Junior CollegeN/AA.A.1985

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Support for Non Residential ParentsSupport for Non Residential Parents1996