Paulo S. Kline Simon

Paulo S. Kline Simon is a trial lawyer who has worked on cases in all phases of litigation including jury trials, and has participated in all forms of alternative dispute resolution. He joined Clapp Moroney as an associate in 2011 and is a member of the Personal Injury and Products Liability Practice Groups.

Paulo frequently arbitrates and mediates cases with successful results, and he is often called upon to provide comprehensive analysis of pre-litigation incidents and evaluation for potential risk. Paulo focuses his practice on all aspects of civil litigation including personal injury, premises liability, construction accident, and products liability actions.

Prior to joining Clapp Moroney, Paulo clerked for the Honorable Joseph Hurley of the Alameda County Superior Court in Oakland, California. He received his undergraduate education at the University of California at Santa Cruz, receiving a B.A. in Legal Studies. He received his J.D. from the Santa Clara University School of Law in 2010, where he directed the Honors Moot Court program and was recognized as the Graduating Student of the Year by the Public Interest and Social Justice Coalition.

Paulo is admitted to practice in all California state courts. He is a member of the Alameda County Bar Association as well as the State Bar Litigation Section.

Paulo can be contacted at Clapp, Moroney’s East Bay/Central Valley Office or at