Ron Sim has spent over 25 years in private practice handling a wide variety of civil and criminal cases. After leaving the United States Attorney's Office in 1980, Ron built a white-collar criminal defense practice. He has been involved in several health care cases with both civil and criminal exposure. He has represented both large corporations and individuals in criminal cases involving government contracting. He has represented officers and directors of financial institutions during grand jury investigation and has also represented clients charged with or under investigation for customs law violations, securities fraud, tax fraud, environmental violations and ERISA violations. Additionally, Ron has a significant civil litigation practice, generally representing businesses in complex disputes. He identifies himself primarily as a "trial lawyer" and has sought out opportunities to try cases in diverse fields such as employment discrimination, estate litigation, trade secrets and real estate disputes.
Prior to joining Stoel Rives, Ron was an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Washington (1972-1980); a U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Washington (1977); and an attorney with the U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General's Corps (1968-1972).
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