Barr. Simon Bako Lalong started his professional career in 1992 with the prestigious T- Obot & Co. Legal Practitioners, Jos immediately after serving the mandatory National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) in the Legal Unit of FCDA Abuja. He also worked with Victor Fomwul & Co. Jos from 1997- 1999 as a Managing Partner. Presently, he is the Principal Partner of Simon B. Lalong & Co. Legal Practitioners. When Nigeria was planning to go back to democratic governance in 1998, and as a youth activist/Lawyer, Barr. Simon Bako Lalong decided to take part in the formation of the party (PDP) at the grassroot in Shendam L.G.A.