Helen Kathryn Downs is a business and lawsuits & disputes lawyer in Birmingham, Alabama. She is the founding partner of Law in Motion: Downs, LLC, a full-service trial boutique and consulting firm. Her firm uses cutting-edge innovation to provide exemplary legal service in creative and streamlined ways.
Her client list includes financial institutions, pharmaceutical, and medical device companies, manufacturers of industrial equipment and consumer goods, automation and software architects, and entrepreneurs. She counsels clients to minimize litigation risk.
Attorney Downsfocuses on advisory services and legal representation relating to the Internet of Things, machine learning, artificial intelligence, data analytics, robotics, drones, and genetics. She is an excellent communicator and a seasoned trial lawyer.
She completed Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of North Carolina in 1990. She attended University of Virginia School of Law and earned her Juris Doctorate in the year 1993.
Helen Downs obtained the authorization to practice law in Alabama in 1993. She is a member of the Birmingham Bar Association, Alabama State Bar, American Bar Association, and the Birmingham Bar Foundation.
Before setting up her law firm in March 2017, she worked as an attorney at Butler Snow LLP for almost four years. She was a partner at Johnston Barton Proctor & Rose LLP from 1993 to 2013.