Benjamin Simler’s practice focuses on litigating and resolving complex business disputes and intellectual property and technology-related issues.
Ben guides and represents clients in litigation, dispute resolution, and risk management so that they can focus on what matters most—their core business. His clients span the globe and are leaders in their industries, including aerospace, internet/networking, energy and natural resources, real estate, manufacturing, automotive, apparel, software, semiconductors, healthcare, chemical, food & beverage, finance, and biotechnology. Ben helps his clients resolve all kinds of competitive and legal threats, but focuses primarily on matters involving patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, false advertising, contracts, and complex litigation (including class action defense).
Member, Faculty of Federal Advocates
Volunteer, U.S. District Court for District of Colorado, Civil Pro Bono Panel
Recognition & Accomplishments
Board Memberships & Community Service
Volunteer, Colorado Attorneys For the Arts
Board Member, B’nai Havurah
“A Model for Predicting Permanent Injunctions After eBay v. MercExchange.” Bloomberg Law Reports Intellectual Property, 2011
“Officer Liability in Tort—Not Just a ‘Veiled’ Threat.” Century City Lawyer, 2011
University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2010)
Order of the Coif
University of California, Los Angeles (B.A.S., magna cum laude, 2006)
Fluent in Hebrew
Proficient in Spanish
Not admitted to practice in Pennsylvania