Lawyer Profiles

Our firm appears at boards from Bakersfield to San Diego on a regular basis. We are familiar with the doctors in the various regions and maintain a good rapport with the bench and bar. We also provide on-site training and claim evaluation, round table assessments and litigation plan development.

Simon C. Panczyk

2119 W. Orangewood Avenue
Orange, CA 92868
Tel: 714-935-0444
Fax: 714-935-9944

Professional Experience:

Godfrey, Godfrey, Lamb & Ortega, LLP, Orange, CA May 2014 - present
Associate Attorney

Assess, negotiate, settle and/or litigate lien disputes regarding workers compensation claims. Responsible for conducting discovery, drafting of Lien Claimant, Client, and Demand letters, as well as organizing and updating client files.

The Law Offices of Fleming, Greenwald, and Associates Encino, CA, April - August 2014
Associate Attorney

Provide initial consultation to potential clients, retain new clients, organize and maintain intake files, and provide ongoing counseling for current clients with regard to Social Security Disability claims.

Promontory Financial Group, Orange, CA October 2012 - January 2013
Validations Expert/Complaint Review Analyst

Review, analyze, and determine the extent of harm, if any, mortgagors suffered as a result of mortgagees' lending practices under Federal, State, and Agency mortgage compliance regulations. Documents reviewed include, but are not limited to, deeds, notes, temporary payment plan agreements, acceleration letters, bank statements, and mortgagor complaints.

The Honorable Mark A. Borenstein, Stanley Mosk Courthouse, Los Angeles, CA, January - April 2012
Judicial Externship

Researched, analyzed, summarized, and made recommendations for Judge's case files. Legal issues included child custody, visitation rights, child support payments, spousal support payments, order to show cause, and temporary restraining orders.

Law Offices of Jeffrey W. Natke, Long Beach, CA, June - September 2011
Intern to Deputy District Attorney

Prepared and drafted discovery documents for a wrongful termination dispute. Created discovery plan and schedule for wrongful termination dispute. Researched and wrote memoranda on legal issues including Writ of Mandamus, Notice of Related Cases, and the One Judgment Rule.

The Honorable James J. Di Cesare, Superior Court of Orange County, Santa Ana, CA, June - September 2010
Judicial Externship

Prepared opinions and memoranda on legal issues including indigent parties, injunctions, Homeowners Association laws and procedures, and contracts. Participated in and observed settlement conferences.

Education and Honors:

Whittier Law School, Costa Mesa, CA May, 2012
Juris Doctor, cum laude

Honors: Dean's Merit Scholarship Recipient

  • Dean's Merit Scholarship Recipient
  • Dean's List (2010-2012)
  • Whittier's Journal of Child and Family Advocacy, Articles Editor
  • Intellectual Property Fellow and Certificate
  • Trial Advocacy Honors Board, Competitor


  • Intellectual Property Society, Member
  • Entertainment and Sports Law Society, Member

Pennsylvania State University

Bachelor of Arts, Theatre Arts, State College, PA, May 2000


  • Theatre Arts Department Scholarship Winner (1998-2000); Dean's List

Admissions to Practice

State Bar of California, November 2012

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