Honit Lyla Simon, Esq., is an associate attorney representing individuals in a wide variety of family law proceedings, including divorce, paternity, alimony, child support, modification, relocation, and restraining orders. Honit began her legal career as a prosecutor for the Miami-Dade County State Attorney's Office, where she was awarded the Spirit Award for outstanding courtroom performance. Honit continued to practice law in civil litigation with a focus on real estate but returned to her calling as a family law practitioner after volunteering to take on cases for Broward County Veterans. Thereafter, Honit was invited to join the United Way of Broward County, MISSION UNITED Veterans Pro Bono Project, as the Family Law Staff Attorney. In this capacity, Honit represented numerous military veterans, servicemembers, and reservists. Honit returned to private practice, where she is a zealous family law advocate and has continued to improve the lives of individuals and families through her work and her compassion.
Honit has presented on family law topics to the Judiciary of the 17th Circuit, Unified Family Court, Broward County Bar Association "Raising the Bar" Family Law Seminar, Legal Aid Service of Broward County, veterans’ advocate groups, and several local law schools. Honit also serves on the Florida Bar grievance committee.
When outside of office, Honit enjoys spending time with her family (including her three amazing sons), traveling, attending concerts, and exploring nature.
- J.D., with honors, Chicago-Kent College of Law
- B.S., with honors in Marketing, Economics, University of Florida
- United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida