About Us

Thank you for visiting Simone & Associates.

Our firm may assist you with your business, real estate, and estate planning needs. We are a reliable and cost efficient law firm with a knowledgeable, skillful, and ambitious staff. Our firm is confident that we can provide you with outstanding service regarding your residential, commercial, or post-foreclosure evictions, real property disputes and transactions, and small claims actions.

Please contact our office to make an appointment for a FREE unlawful detainer consultation.* Our office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Appointments are scheduled from 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. If you are unavailable during our normal business hours, then we will work with you to accommodate your scheduling needs. Additionally, you may start your eviction consultation by filling in your information on the convenient Start a case page. After you complete the online form a staff member will contact you by the following business day.

*Certain limitations apply, please contact our office for details.

Our Attorneys

Franco Simone of Simone & Associates

Francesco Simone

Attorney at Law
Our office is operated under the guidance and direction of Senior Attorney Francesco Simone. Mr. Simone is a San Diego native who earned his BA, MBA and JD from the University of San Diego. Mr. Simone has been a California licensed attorney since December 1992. He has handled approximately 5000 cases. Additionally, for the past 12 years Mr. Simone has been an adjunct professor of law at the University of San Diego School of Law. Mr. Simone is passionate about his practice and is truly dedicated to zealously advocating for his clients to obtain the best possible outcome in any situation.

Catherine Weinberg of Simone & Associates

Catherine Ybarra

Associate Attorney
Catherine Elizabeth Ybarra is an Associate Attorney at Simone & Associates. Ms. Ybarra is also a San Diego native with a BA from the University of California at San Diego (UCSD) and a JD from the University of San Diego School of Law. Ms. Ybarra is available to assist and advise with regard to your real estate matters, including unlawful detainer litigation.

Lera Blevins of Simone & Associates

Lera Blevins

Associate Attorney
Lera Blevins is an Associate Attorney at Simone & Associates. Ms. Blevins is also a San Diego native with a BS from San Diego State University (SDSU) and a JD from the University of San Diego School of Law. Ms. Blevins is available to assist and advise with regard to your real estate matters, including unlawful detainer litigation.