Bio

Roy Shimon

Associate

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Phone: 212-946-9467

Education:
B.A., cum laude, Franklin & Marshall College, 2003
J.D., St. John's University School of Law, 2006

Bar Admissions:
New York, 2007
Mr. Shimon represents individual and institutional investors in complex business disputes with a primary focus on securities and stockholder litigation and director and officer liability. Mr. Shimon has additional experience in the areas of insider trading, ERISA litigation, and antitrust litigation. Super Lawyers recognized him as a “Rising Star” in the New York Metro area each year from 2014-2017.

Mr. Shimon has served as lead or co-lead counsel in a number of complex matters that recovered substantial benefits on behalf of stockholders and employee investors, including Zynga Inc. Securities Litig. (N.D. Cal.) (securities fraud recovery of $23 million); In re Popular Inc. ERISA Litigation (D.P.R.) (employee investor recovery of $8.2 million); and Shanehchian, et al. v. Macy’s Inc. (S.D. Ohio) (employee investor recovery of $8.5 million).

Mr. Shimon received his J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law in 2006, where he served on the Executive Board of the Moot Court Honor Society and as Vice President of the Entertainment & Sports Law Society. He graduated cum laude from Franklin & Marshall College in 2003, where he was inducted into the Pi Sigma Alpha and Alpha Kappa Delta National Honor Societies. He currently serves as an alumni mentor and works with Franklin & Marshall’s Alumni Advising & Development Office on developing programs for advising college students on transitioning to a legal career, providing mentorships to support recent law school graduates, and organizing regional CLE and networking events for alumni.

Mr. Shimon is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of New York.