Steven R. Dowell is a veteran trial lawyer serving Kentucky, Indiana, and Ohio residents since 1989. He grew up in a small Western Kentucky town but has spent his entire career in the Greater Cincinnati area. He is adept at successfully presenting his clients’ stories in either rural or metropolitan court systems. He accepts all complicated issues, from serious criminal charges to product liability cases.
• Graduated from Kentucky Wesleyan College in 1985 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice. • Graduated from Salmon P. Chase School of Law at Northern Kentucky University, Juris Doctor, December 1988. • Admitted to the Kentucky Bar in 1989. • Admitted Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky in 1989. • Admitted Sixth Circuit United States Court of Appeals in 1990. • Admitted Seventh Circuit United States Court of Appeals in 1992. • Admitted United States Supreme Court in 1992. • Published legal and scholastic author since 1982.
Steve’s 14 plus years as a part-time public defender with Kenton County Public Defenders, Inc., Campbell County Public Defenders, Inc., and his years as an Assistant Commonwealth Attorney in Kenton County, Kentucky provide him with valuable insight into the criminal justice system and enables him to better serve clients who are wrongfully, and sometimes rightfully, accused of criminal conduct. Either way, he does not judge and zealously represents all of his clients. When Steve Dowell represents you, you gain an advocate…and often a friend.