Our Team of Attorneys
Jimmy Simien started what would become the Simien & Simien, LLC firm in 1989. It was his desire to have a firm which could represent injured people and give them the same quality of service and representation as well as level the playing field with Large and Powerful Insurance Companies and the Commercial and Industrial defendants that such ordinary people often found themselves up against.... Full Profile
Eulis Simien, Jr., graduated from McNeese State University with a B.A. in Political Science in December of 1977. Eulis attended Louisiana State University’s, Paul M. Hebert Law Center. He graduated with honors in 1981 and was a member of the Order of the Coif.
Eulis received an LL.M. from Columbia University School of Law in 1987. Eulis was a member of the faculty at the L.S.U. Law Center from 1984 through January, 1994.
Eulis received tenure in the shortest possible time after joining the faculty and he remains an active member of the adjunct faculty... Full Profile
Mark Simien graduated from McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He began working in the Chemical industry as an Operator/Processor.
During his tenure with the Chemical industry, Mark worked as both a relief supervisor, being placed in charge of several plant improvement projects, as well as relief supervisor for plant operations. Mark also worked as relief supervisor for the plant’s laboratory and was in charge of maintaining the scheduled and special testing necessary to maintain operations and shipments of the plant.
Mark took this valuable experience with him to law school and then into practice when he joined... Full Profile
Ashley Philen became a practicing member of the Louisiana Bar in 2007 and began working in an of counsel capacity with the law offices of Simien & Simien, LLC in 2010.
With a number of significant cases to her credit, Ms. Philen has garnered numerous awards and accolades throughout her career including the prestigious "Top 40 Under 40" award issued by the National Trial Lawyers Association... Full Profile
Brent M. Steier is originally from Chicago, Illinois. A graduate of Northern Illinois University with a degree in Philosophy, in 1986, with honors, he attended Tulane Law School where he was selected to participate in one of the litigation clinics for the academic year 1992-1993. He is admitted to practice before all Louisiana state courts, the United States...Full Profile
Roy Bergeron, Jr. is originally from Houma, Louisiana. Since 2002, Roy has been a member of the Baton Rouge community. Roy's practice focus includes environmental contamination and property damages, toxic torts,oil and gas litigation, and other environmental litigation matters...
Matthew Pertuit is originally from Metairie, Louisiana. He graduated from Louisiana State University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and attended Southern University Law Center, earning a Juris Doctorate in 2014. He is admitted to practice law before all Louisiana courts...Full Profile