Nicholas D. "Nick" Simon
Associate, New Orleans
Hancock Whitney Center
701 Poydras Street
Suite 5000
New Orleans, Louisiana 70139


Nick is a litigator practicing in the firm’s New Orleans office. 

Nick earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he served on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Law and Politics and received the Ford C. O’Connell Public Service Fellowship. He trained at the National Trial Advocacy College and completed academic research on the Louisiana Constitution.

Nick clerked on the United States Senate Judiciary Committee, where he worked on nominations to the Supreme Court and federal appellate and district courts.



  • New Orleans Bar Association – Member
  • Federal Bar Association – Member
  • American Bar Association – Member


  • Phi Beta Kappa, 2017
  • Alpha Sigma Nu, 2017

After Hours

"I love fishing, and I’ve caught all three types of billfish: marlin, sailfish, and swordfish. I’ve also traveled around the world to cities like Dubrovnik, Tel Aviv, and Rio. Outside the office, you can find me enjoying local restaurants with my family and friends."