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Jason T. Simon focuses his practice on counseling public and private companies, investment banks and investors in connection with a broad range of corporate and securities matters. Jason has wide-ranging experience with public and private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions and general representation of emerging growth and public companies, both in private practice and as in-house counsel.


  • Public and private securities offerings
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Venture capital transactions
  • General corporate representation, including Exchange Act reporting
  • Corporate governance



  • Served as underwriters’ counsel in the $207 million initial public offering of Modern Media Acquisition Corp.
  • Represented RMG Networks Holding Corporation in its $4.8 million rights offering and its $40 million follow-on equity offering.
  • Represented Electrum Special Acquisition Corporation in its $175 million initial public offering.
  • Represented Platform Specialty Products Corporation in its $402 million follow-on equity offering.
  • Represented Vocus, Inc. in its $52 million initial public offering and its $69 million follow-on equity offering.
  • Represented Sev1Tech, LLC, a technology company providing information technology, cybersecurity, cloud, and program management services and solutions to U.S. government, in the sale of a controlling interest to DFW Capital Partners, a private equity investment firm focused on lower middle-market companies.
  • Counsel to InfoReliance Corporation in its sale to ECS Federal, LLC.
  • Counsel to Danya International in its sale to DLH Holdings Corp.
  • Represented Ellucian in its acquisition of certain assets from Helix Education.
  • Counsel to Abraxas Corporation in connection with numerous acquisitions, as well as its sale to Cubic Corporation.
  • Representation of various public companies in connection with Exchange Act reporting, preparation of shelf registration statements and corporate governance-related matters.
  • Associate General Counsel, Carnival Corporation, Miami, FL, 1996-1998
  • Associate Counsel, Scott Sports Group Inc., Boulder, CO, 1994-1996

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, Chambers USA Guide, 2017-2019
    • “Recognised Practitioner,” 2017-2019
  • Recipient, Lexology's "Client Choice" Award, Mergers & Acquisitions: Virginia, 2017
  • Team Member, BTI Power Rankings, "The 16 Strongest Firms for ‘Go-To Outside Counsel’ Insurance Work," 2016
  • Member, American Bar Association


  • J.D., cum laude, Georgetown University Law Center, 1993
  • B.A., Business Administration, University of Florida, 1990
  • Virginia