Laurel L. Simes

One of the leading trial lawyers in her field, Laurel has successfully tried many mesothelioma cases to verdict in California.

Trial Experience

She specializes in mesothelioma and pharmaceutical cases. Has largest verdict in a mesothelioma case, the Evans case and one of the few successful verdicts against Lorillard Tobacco Company.

Settlement Experience

Has settled hundreds of mesothelioma cases and over a thousand pharmaceutical cases totaling in excess of $500 million.


Asbestos/MesotheliomaPharmaceuticalDenture CreamActosMedical DevicesTransvaginal MeshGuidantMedtronic

Areas of Focus

Laurel Simes has been protecting the rights of working men, women and their families over 15 years.

Laurel understands the concerns and needs of working people because she worked at night to put herself through college and law school. Her own background gives her the insight and drive to fight for the rights of her clients.

Laurel understands that people want a quick and successful resolution of their legal program, particularly when they or their family member is ill. Laurel will fight for your rights and cares deeply about the results.

Contact Info:

44 Montgomery Street, 32nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: (888) 426-4156 | (415) 426-3000

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice:

  • California State Courts
  • United State District for the Northern and Eastern District of California
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Professional & Bar Association Memberships:

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of California
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice