Morton J. Simon, Jr., known to all as "Mickey," serves as senior counsel in the Business Department of Montgomery McCracken. His practice focuses on real estate and general business law, representing various types of business entities, individuals, and nonprofit organizations in real estate and business transactions and general matters.
Prior to joining Montgomery McCracken, Mickey was a member of Abrahams, Loewenstein & Bushman, P.C. in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Mickey received a J.D. degree from Harvard University in 1969. He graduated with a B.A., magna cum laude, from Brown University in 1966 where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and earned highest honors in American Civilization.
Corporate and Securities
- Quoted, “Celebrating 50 Years of German-Jewish Relations,” Jewish Exponent, July 1, 2015
Mickey participates in numerous charitable, civic, and political organizations. He is the president of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey Regional Office and is a member of the Council of the Jewish Community Council of Philadelphia. He is an honorary trustee of Congregation Rodeph Shalom. Mickey has been a member of the Board of Commissioners of Cheltenham Township, Montgomery County, since 2001 and was recently elected president in January 2016. He is the Democratic committeeperson in his district and was Cheltenham Democrat of the Year in 2007. Prior to his election he was Vice Chair of the Township’s Economic Development Task Force and the School District Foundation. An avid musician, for many years he has played the trumpet in the Abington Symphony Orchestra; and as commissioner, he serves on the Cheltenham Township Concerts in the Park committee, which he started.
- Harvard Law School
- Brown University
Celebrating 50 Years of German-Jewish Relations
Change, stigma and new perspectives were the order of the day during a celebration of the 50th anniversary of German-Israeli diplomatic relations on June 24 in the Center City offices […]
Election 2013: Democrats Sweep Cheltenham Commissioners Race
The results from the Nov. 5 election are in, and the Democrats beat the Republicans for seats on the Cheltenham Township Board of Commissioners…Senior counsel Morton “Micky” Simon was re-elected to […]
Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court Reverses Grant of Variance for Dilworth House Project in Philadelphia
Last week, the Commonwealth Court dealt a legal setback to developer John Turchi’s efforts to develop the former home of legendary Philadelphia Mayor, Richard Dilworth. The Court reversed the Philadelphia […]
American Jewish Committee’s Philadelphia/SouthernNew Jersey Regional Office Elects New President
Philadelphia, PA_January 11, 2012 – Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP attorney, Morton “Mickey” J. Simon, Jr., has been elected to serve as president of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) […]