V. James DeSimone

Also known as Jim DeSimone

V. James DeSimone

Employment / Labor Attorney

Venice, CA





No Misconduct

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Payment Types

Cash, Check


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Client Reviews

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Passionate, Crusading, Professional Employment Law Expert Lawyer

Posted by: R.T. over 1 year ago.

Jim represented me and a colleague as lead plaintiffs in a class action overtime lawsuit against my company. While I believed my case was open and...

Attorney review

Posted by: Tesha over 1 year ago.

I was very pleased with the out come of my case. Justice was served. Jim and his team worked very hard.
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Michael P. Gerace
Michael Gerace

Worcester, MA

7 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Daniel Forouzan
Daniel Forouzan

Los Angeles, CA

9 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I have had the opportunity to meet and speak with Mr. DeSimone and endorse him whole heatedly. It is immediately apparent that he has a true passion...
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1985 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1990 – present

Schonbrun DeSimone Seplow Harris & Hoffman, LLP


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1985 in Law

University of California at Los Angeles School of Law


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2012 Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers


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2006- 2009 Honorary Board Member

Fostering Imagination

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2007 Discovery in Employment Civil Rights Cases: Finding Where the Bodies are Buried


Speaking Engagements

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2007 Voir Dire and Opening Statement in Employment Discrimination Trial

at Successful Trial Techniques in Employment Law Litigation

2007 Winning Don't Come Easy, Tales from Trial Lawyers in the Trenches.

at California Employment Lawyers Association Annual Conference