Mike Downey primarily represents businesses in commercial, environmental, employment, and class action litigation. He also teaches legal ethics at Washington University School of Law, speaks on professional ethics for groups including the American Bar Association, the Missouri Bar, and the Missouri Society of CPAs, and represents and advises lawyers and accountants in legal and disciplinary matters. Mike graduated first in his class from Washington University School of Law in 1998 and clerked for the Hon. Pasco M. Bowman, then Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, before entering private practice. Mike is licensed in Missouri and Illinois and admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Courts of Appeal for the Seventh and Eight Circuits, and U.S. District Courts in Missouri, Arkansas, and Illinois. Prior to law school, Mike was the Latin teacher at Ladue Horton Watkins High School.
Since beginning at Fox Smith in September 2003, Richard Korn has represented a wide variety of clients in products liability, medical malpractice, employment, toxic tort, and general commercial litigation matters. In his career, he has worked in both private practice and in a corporate law department, thus providing him with a vast array of litigation experience. Richard graduated from DePaul University College of Law in 1995