Attorney Profiles > Roy Shimon
Roy Shimon is an associate in the Firm’s Class Action & Complex Litigation Practice Group. Roy focuses his practice in the areas of securities fraud litigation and insider trading, as well as shareholder matters involving mergers, acquisitions, and related transactions. He also handles matters involving consumer rights and deceptive practices. Roy has played an integral role in numerous shareholder actions that have recovered substantial benefits on behalf of shareholders and employee investors, including Shanehchian, et al. v. Macy's Inc., et al., 1:07-cv-00828-SAS-SKB (S.D. Ohio) (settlement valued at $8.5 million) and
In re Popular Inc. ERISA Litigation, 3:09-CV-01552-ADC-BJM (D.P.R.) (settlement valued at $8.2 million). Roy also currently serves as co-lead counsel in
In re Zynga Inc. Securities Litigation, 12-cv-04007-JSW (N.D. Cal. 2013).
Roy was admitted to the Bar of the State of New York in 2007. He graduated with honors from Franklin & Marshall College in 2003, where he was also inducted into the Pi Sigma Alpha and Alpha Kappa Delta National Honor Societies. He received his J.D. from St. John’s University in 2006, where he served on the Board of the Moot Court Honor Society and as Vice President of the Entertainment & Sports Law Society. Roy has also served as judicial intern to New York Supreme Court Justice Ronald D. Hollie, and to New York State Supreme Court Justice/Associate Justice Appellate Term Jaime A. Rios.