Simon has served the business community as a member of the legal profession since 1996, during which time he has held a number of senior roles. He is currently a Partner with gunnercooke LLP, where he provides authoritative advice to businesses on all aspects of employment law, with particular expertise of operating within the heavily regulated financial services sector. Since joining gunnercooke, he has co-founded gunnercookeConsulting, a new-model management consultancy practice. He is also the Chairman of The Furniture Station, a north west based furniture re-use and recycle charity.