Our Team

Jennifer Bond, Daniel K. Simon, Carolyn Layfield


My Professional Biography

     Born Los Angeles, California, December 1, 1956.
Admitted to State Bar of California, 1984; Admitted U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 1985; Admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, 1994.
     Education: University of California at Santa Barbara (B.A., 1977); Santa Barbara College of Law (J.D., 1983).
     Member: State Bar of California; Santa Barbara County Bar Association.

     Delegate First Barrister's Club; Judge Pro Tem, Santa Barbara Superior Court, 1989 to 2005. Legal Aid Project Outreach Attorney, 1984 to present.

     Past Member: American Bar Association  (Panel of Arbitrators);

Consumer Attorneys of California; and California Public Defenders Association, and California Applicants' Attorneys Association.

Since 1984, my law practice has been located in the same office in downtown Santa Barbara in the beautiful La Arcada Building.


Put your legal problems where they belong- In my lap!

Please contact the Law Office of Daniel K. Simon to assist you with your injury claims. 

 We work hard to realize your legal goals and to maximize your  recovery under the law, 

 We ensure direct contact and response;  And we work hard to minimize the negative impacts bringing your claims can have. 




As our Paralegal and Hearing Representative,  Carolyn Layfield, works directly with clients, attorneys and insurance companies. She prepares legal documents and manages all files to keep them moving in the right direction. 

Carolyn received her J.D.  in 2016 from Georgetown University Law Center.



A key member of our staff and Office Manager,  Jennifer Bond, works with the attorney and the rest of the staff, communicates with clients,  assists in calendaring,  managing files, and oversees the office file clerks.

Our Practice

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Workplace Injuries
  • Wrongful Death
  • Civil Settlements
  • Auto Accidents
  • Slip and Fall Injuries
  • Motorcycle Injuries
  • Worker's Compensation

Our Approach

No Charge for Initial Consultation

Contingency Fee or Hourly Fee Available

"Be happy; Be healthy!"

 My Commitment To You 

The Law Office of Daniel K. Simon is dedicated to helping solve your legal problem(s) in a fair and timely manner.  I provide a free telephone or in-person first consultation.  I can assist you by explaining the legal issues you present and by determining if it would be appropriate for you to hire a lawyer for your situation.  The choice is yours.  Most people are happier after putting their legal problems where they belong: into their lawyer's lap!

A Team in Your Corner

Every morning, our legal team is ready to take on issues that stand between our clients and the equitable resolution of their cases.   Feel Free to Contact Legal Assistant Jennifer Bond or Carolyn Layfield to make an inquiry or to set up a free appointment with Mr. Simon!

Legacy of Success

The Law Office of Daniel K. Simon has been working over 34 years and has a proven track record of success. We use that experience to help you down a path to the results you need.  Call us today at (805) 963-6604 to schedule your free phone or in person consultation!

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