Simon Leefatt

 Associate Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1 202.624.2921
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004-2595

Simon Leefatt is an associate in Crowell & Moring’s Washington, D.C. office, where he practices in the Corporate Group. Simon’s practice focuses on mergers and asset acquisitions, commercial financings, restructurings, and governance issues of public and private companies. Simon has experience with transactions in various industries, including information security, healthcare, and software services.

Simon also maintains an active pro bono practice. He currently represents a client seeking asylum in the U.S. after fleeing persecution based on the client’s membership in a particular social group.

Simon received his J.D. from Howard University School of Law, where he served as a senior articles editor for the Howard Law Journal.


Admitted to practice: California, District of Columbia

Speeches & Presentations

  • "Blockchain 101," Crowell & Moring Webinar (July 19, 2018). Presenters: Jenny E. Cieplak, Matthew B. Welling, and Simon Leefatt.


Firm News & Announcements

Jun.27.2018 Crowell & Moring Awarded The Deal’s 'Most Innovative Deal of the Year' and the Association for Corporate Growth and the M&A Advisor’s 'Deal of the Year'
May.23.2017 DEAL NOTE: Crowell & Moring Advises R3 in Largest Ever Investment in Distributed Ledger Technology
Apr.04.2017 DEAL NOTE: Crowell & Moring Advises GigPeak in its Acquisition By Integrated Device Technology, Inc.