Firm Overview

Main Office

Main Office
3835 N Freeway Blvd
Ste 228
Sacramento CA 95834





Our firm assists businesses in their formation, taxation, governance, employment, licensing, contracts, trade association, transactions, acquisitions, real estate, insurance, and more.

Starting a business is difficult enough. The added complexities of formalizing that business can lead to confusion and mistakes. Turn to Simas & Associates, Ltd., when you need to determine what form of business entity to create, whether it be a partnership, LLC, corporation, or non-profit. We can also work to reserve your business name and trade names, and seek out trademark protection. As the business continues its success and growth, Simas & Associates, Ltd., can continue to assist and shepherd your business through the potential minefields of Employment Law and Contract Law. Business law cases also, unfortunately, involve Civil Litigation. Whether it be in defense or through filing a lawsuit, Simas & Associates, Ltd., has the expertise and know-how to protect businesses throughout the state of California. Our extensive business litigation experience means our firm knows how to handle the vast majority of actions that could be brought against businesses. Simas & Associates, Ltd. can represent you whether facing lawsuits from former employees, customers, and competitors; or inquiries, investigations, and injunctions from different levels of oversight and government.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

As one of California's leading administrative and government law firms, Simas & Associates, Ltd. is well versed in navigating the minefield of state and federal regulations for professional and healthcare licensees. Many of these regulations directly impact the foundation, structure, and actions of businesses that require licenses. Given that such is our primary practice area, it is almost natural that we can take that knowledge and apply it more generally to all forms of businesses, transactions, and disputes.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

Simas & Associates, Ltd. serves as counsel to several healthcare trade associations. In that role, we receive referrals to handle business formations, transactions, contracts, and dispute resolution. That constant line of work and experience makes us well-suited and uniquely qualified to preemptively avoid problems on behalf of all of business types.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Simas & Associates, Ltd., is dedicated to safeguarding and protecting the rights of clients including health care professionals, professional licensees, businesses, and employers whose operations and day-to-day business are heavily regulated by the government. Guided by the ultimate needs of each client and the impact on their particular business or professional circumstances, Simas & Associates, Ltd., team members are experienced and dedicated advocates, working to achieve ethical, positive, and cost-effective solutions for our clients.

Daniel Tatick

Simas & Associates, Ltd.

Daniel J. Tatick joined the law firm as an Associate Attorney in July 2016 and was promoted to Managing Attorney in November 2016. He is a California Polytechnic State University graduate, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Business Law. Daniel also has a Masters in Sports Administration from Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana. Finally, Daniel earned his Juris Doctor from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego.

Daniel operates primarily out of our San Luis Obispo and Sacramento offices. He is chief attorney assigned to our civil litigation practice, but also takes on matters in administrative law, government law, and professional license defense.


Bar Number: 286138
California, 2012


California Polytechnic State University, Orfalea College of Business
Bachelor of Science, 2007

Valpraiso University
Masters of Sports Administration, 2009

Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 2012

Steven Simas

Simas & Associates, Ltd.

Steven L. Simas is an AV Preeminate Rated attorney and the founding member of Simas & Associates, Ltd. Mr. Simas graduated from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, and King Hall University of California, Davis School of Law with his Juris Doctorate.

He served as a Deputy Attorney General (DAG) in the employment law section of the Office of the Attorney General in Sacramento, and as the Chief Consultant to the Assembly Committee on Labor and Employment in the California Legislature.

Steve works primarily out of the San Luis Obispo and Sacramento offices. He serves as the firm's chief attorney for administrative law, healthcare law, government law, automobile law, and writs of mandamus (writs of mandate) matters.


Bar Number: 150901
California, 1990


California Polytechnic State University
Bachelor of Science, 1987

University of California, Davis School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1990

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