In 1980 Mr. Simpson moved to Redding, Ca form the Bay Area where he had practiced with the firm of Ropers, Majeski, Kohn, Bentley & Wagner. In 1981 Mr. Simpson started his own law firm that evolved into the firm of Simpson & Maire. That law firm became one of the largest litigation firms north of Sacramento. Mr. Simpson is currently “Of Counsel” for the law firm of Kennedy, Archer & Giffen in Monterey, California.
In 2007 Mr. Simpson became one of the founding stockholders and organizers of Cornerstone Community Bank. He served as Vice Chairman of that Board until June of 2018. He remains an active member of the Board. Cornerstone Community Bank is dedicated to the promotion of the Northern California Community and assisting its residences in improving their businesses, lives and the Communities in which they live.
As a result of his interest in and love of Lassen Park, Mr. Simpson has served on the Lassen Park Foundation Board since 1995.