Having been a litigator from the beginning of her career, Simone has more than 20 years of experience in dispute resolution. Her focus especially lies on complex white-collar crime matters and cross-border commercial litigation. After being a partner with the dispute resolution team of Wolf Theiss, Austria’s largest law firm, for more than 10 years, Simone co-founded petsche pollak. Simone is admitted to practice law as an attorney in Austria (2002) and the Czech Republic (2003). Simone is fluent in both German and English. In 2022, Simone was ranked by Austria’s business magazin Trend among the Top 10 Lawyers for Litigation and Arbitration and in 2023 among the Top 10 Lawyers for White-Collar Crime. Since 2020, she has been ranked by Legal 500 „Leading Individual“ in the field of White-Collar Crime.