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Idaho State Bar Honors Moffatt Thomas Attorney, John S. Simko, 50-Year Attorney

The Idaho State Bar honored Moffatt Thomas attorney, John S. Simko, as a 50-Year Attorney, admitted to the Bar in 1966.

The hon0r was recognized during the Idaho State Bar’s 2016 Award Program.

John S. Simko entered into the practice of law in 1967 after leaving the Navy.  His private practice focuses on corporate law, finance, securities litigation and mining.  In 1974 he left private practice to serve as Senior Vice President and General counsel of Sunshine Mining and Refining Company, working with the for over 17 years and becoming Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in 1991.  After retiring from Sunshine Mining in 2002, Simko joined Moffatt Thomas where he currently practices.  He enjoys playing golf in his spare time.