Honit Lyla Simon, Esq., is an associate attorney representing individuals in a wide variety of Family Law proceedings, including divorce, paternity, support, modification, relocation and actions for protection. 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, operated through Legal Aid Service of Broward County, Inc., as the Family Law Staff Attorney. In this capacity, Honit represented numerous Military Veterans, Service-Members 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 topics related to Family Law to the Judiciary of the 17th Circuit, Unified Family Court, members of the Broward County Bar Association at the annual “Raising the Bar” Family Law Seminar, Veterans advocate groups, law schools, and other legal organizations.
Honit is devoted to the practice of Family Law. When outside the office, Honit enjoys spending time at home with her family, including three amazing sons, traveling, collecting art, enjoying concerts, appreciating great food, is an avid movie goer, and she love to explore nature and participate in cultural events.
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