Simon practices as a lawyer in the IP/IT/Data practice group of corporate law firm SZA Schilling, Zutt & Anschütz in Mannheim. Throughout his career, he has advised enterprises in all issues of intellectual property law and IT law with a focus on software-related copyright law, unfair competition law and data protection law. Simon holds a doctorate in law and regularly publishes articles on copyright law, unfair competition law, and trademark law in law journals. He also is a lecturer for copyright law at the University of Mannheim.