Caroline Simone

Caroline Simone

Sole Practitioner
Denton, Texas
Caroline Simone is a successful negotiator and an aggressive trial lawyer. She is not just an average defense attorney. Instead she focusses on helping her clients throughout the legal process so that they come out of these experiences in a better place than where they began.

Caroline has been a competitive athlete throughout her life. That competitive spirit fuels her to tirelessly defend her clients and not shy away from challenging cases. Having represented both sides in the criminal justice system, she understands the strategies used by her opponents. She was a prosecutor in the Denton County District Attorney's Office for more than four years, during which time she gained significant trial experience and learned how to think like a prosecutor in the courtroom. Now, as a defense attorney, she has an experienced perspective that enables her to thoroughly understand criminal cases from every angle.

The experience and success Caroline has achieved in her eight years of practicing criminal law have garnered respect among her legal community, which helps when she’s negotiating with current prosecutors. Those skills, combined with her ability to fight relentlessly for her clients in trial, are what make her such an effective defense attorney. She is Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and has gained recognition in her industry as a Rising Star/Super Lawyer.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Criminal Law

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2013

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 2012


  • Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas
    • J.D. - 2006
  • Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas
    • B.A. - 2003

Honors and Awards

  • Selected as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Member, 2011 - Present
  • Denton County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Member, 2011 - Present
  • Dallas County Defense Lawyers Association, Member, 2011 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Denton County District Attorney's Office, Assistant Criminal District Attorney, 2007 - 2011
  • Jackson & Hagen - Criminal Defense Firm, Partner, 2011 - 2013