Simon was elected Police and Crime Commissioner for West Midlands in May 2021.
He has lived, worked and brought his family up in the West Midlands for 35 years.
Simon has been a legal aid solicitor for 35 years. He has worked in a Community Law Centre and in private practice. He was a partner in a legal aid law firm for 22 years.
He has specialised in Housing and Public Law. He has represented people who are at risk of eviction from their homes, those living in poor housing conditions and the homeless. He is married with three daughters.