Francesca Simone


Francesca has experience with representing clients in a variety of civil cases, in areas including government fraud, commercial litigation, antitrust litigation, employment, and healthcare, as well as criminal cases, in areas including white collar defense.

Francesca worked as a paralegal and summer associate for Spiro Harrison & Nelson LLC while attending law school. She also interned for the Honorable Paul B. Matey, of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and the Honorable Thomas K. Isenhour, of the Superior Court of New Jersey-Union Vicinage. During law school, Francesca was awarded best brief in her Appellate Advocacy class and in the Gressman Moot Court competition. She also was the recipient of the National Italian American Bar Association’s Justice Alito Scholarship.

Francesca earned her BA from Ramapo College with magna cum laude and her paralegal certificate from Montclair State University. She received her MSJ degree in Financial Service Compliance and J.D. from Seton Hall Law. Prior to Spiro Harrison & Nelson LLC, Francesca worked at Trenk DiPasquale Della Fera & Sodono, P. C. as a paralegal to the Honorable Ned Rosenberg, where she assisted him in his alternate dispute resolution practice.

  • Seton Hall University School of Law – J.D. & MSJ, Financial Service Compliance
  • Ramapo College of New Jersey – B.A., magna cum laude, History, Italian Minor
  • State Bars:
    • – New Jersey
  • U.S. District Courts:
    • – District of New Jersey