our favorite media lawyer
Donald R. Simon, J.D./LL.M, is president of Simon Business Consulting, Inc., a firm concentrating in media- and arts-based entrepreneurship. He also teaches law, business, and communications courses at several area colleges and universities.
Don lectures and writes extensively on legal and business matters and has appeared in Billboard, Screen, and KC Business Magazine. He is also a member of the board of directors for the Kansas City Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts. Prior to becoming an attorney, Don worked for 7 years in the broadcasting, cable, and publishing industries as an award-winning producer and director.
Don is a Master of Arts (Media Communications) Candidate at Webster University. He received his Juris Doctor and Master of Laws (Intellectual Property) degrees from The John Marshall Law School and his Bachelor of Arts (Communications) from Missouri Southern State University.