About Alexis Downing

Alexis M. Downing is a founding partner of King Downing PLC, located in Leesburg, Virginia.  Alexis maintains a diverse trial practice in both civil and criminal law. In addition to federal and state trial work, Alexis has successfully argued cases before the Virginia Supreme Court.  Alexis’ trial practice areas include complex commercial disputes, white collar criminal defense, custody and support disputes, real estate disputes, and general criminal defense. Alexis enjoys taking on court-appointed cases at the state and federal level as well as handling certain matters on a pro bono basis.

Prior to forming King Downing PLC, Alexis spent four years as a trial lawyer with the Loudoun Office of the Public Defender.  Alexis has also clerked for state and federal judges.  Prior to pursuing a career in law, Alexis worked as a Database Administrator for Intuit, a financial services company.   Alexis received her B.S. from California State University, Northridge, and received her J.D. from the University of Nebraska.  Alexis was admitted to the Virginia Bar in 2008 and is a member of  the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.  Alexis lives with her husband and three children in Leesburg, Virginia, and her hobbies include triathlon and technology.

Education

  • University of Nebraska
    • J.D.
  • California State University, Northridge
    • B.S.
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