Estate Planning

More than Wills and Trusts – We will help you plan for unforeseen contingencies (such as incapacity during your lifetime) and ensuring your assets will be distributed to your loved ones in accordance with your wishes when you pass away.

Probate and Trust Administration

Personal Representatives and trustees need legal assistance to ensure they properly perform their duties. In addition to representing these fiduciaries, we are also available to advise and protect beneficiaries, spouses, creditors and other parties with an interest in a decedent’s estate or trust.

Real Estate & Title Insurance

Our firm is a full-service title insurance, escrow and closing agent. We handle cash closings as well as mortgage closings (including buy/sell and refinance) transactions on residential and commercial property. We also assist clients retitle real estate to/from family members, trusts, etc. Our firm is also eRecording enabled.

Small Business Matters

Our focus includes the formation, compliance, purchase, sale and financing of small business entities – such as LLCs. We can also assist with succession planning and the use of business entities as an estate planning and asset protection tool.

Client Focus

Our law practice focuses on getting to know our clients, understanding their needs, and developing creative solutions with successful results.

Our goal is to foster long-term client relationships. At the end of a transaction, we want our clients to feel they’ve received quality services at a reasonable cost. We hope they will continue to utilize our services in the future and will enthusiastically recommend our law firm to family and friends. We want to be considered each client’s family go-to law firm.

In prior roles, John too was a consumer of legal services. His keen insight into the client’s perspective helps drive the firm’s mission to achieve and maintain high client satisfaction.

Our law firm focuses on real estate law, title insurance, closings, title clearing solutions, estate planning (wills and trusts), probate of estates, administration of trusts, and business law matters. When our clients need assistance in another practice area, we are pleased to discuss their matter and provide suggestions for alternative counsel.

John H. Simmons PLLC law office is located in Boca Raton, FL.  We  serve clients throughout Palm Beach County, FL particularly the neighboring areas of Delray Beach and Boynton Beach.  In Broward County, the law firm serves the communities of Deerfield Beach, Pompano Beach, Coral Springs, Coconut Creek, and Parkland.


John H. Simmons PLLC utilizes a robust remote technology tools to keep our office open and support our clients while implementing prudent measures necessitated by the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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Meet the Attorney

John Simmons’ legal, title, real estate and business experience is extremely broad spanning 30+ years, including as a legal research analyst in a Circuit Court Judge’s Chambers, Boca Raton, FL, law firm associate, sole practitioner, title insurance agency founder, president and owner, various staff and leadership roles with a Florida title insurance underwriter, land title records manager (for an operation covering all real estate in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade Counties, FL), real estate closing software product manager, and Florida title industry corporate executive, among others.

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