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Stowers & Sarcone PLC
650 South Prairie View Drive
West Des Moines IA 50266

Telephone: 1-866-959-1190
Fax: 515-225-6215

West Des Moines Law Office

Dean Stowers

Dean Stowers

West Des Moines, Iowa

Areas of Practice

  • State and Federal Criminal Defense
  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Appeals
  • Federal Drug Crimes
  • Federal Crimes
  • Property Seizure & Forfeiture

Bar Admissions

  • Iowa, 1989
  • Pennsylvania, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Iowa, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1990
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1995


  • Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa
    • J.D. - 1989
    • Law Review: Drake Law Review, Member, 1988 - 1989
  • University of Wisconsin--Madison, Madison, Wisconsin
    • B.S. - 1986

Published Works

  • Juror Bias Undiscovered During Voir Dire, 29 Drake L. Rev. 201, 1990
  • Casenote, 38 Drake L. Rev. 961, 1989

Honors and Awards

  • Listed "The Best Lawyers in America."
  • Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
  • Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rating- AV
  • Listed "Top 100 Trial Lawyers"
  • Listed "Great Plains Super Lawyers"

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Iowa State Bar Association, Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, 1990 - Present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • American Association for Justice
  • Iowa Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America

Past Employment Positions

  • Rosenberg, Stowers & Morse, Partner, 1990 - 2008
  • Office of General Counsel, U.S. Sentencing Commission, Attorney, 1989 - 1990

Stowers & Sarcone PLC is located in Des Moines, Iowa. Attorney Dean Stowers provides experienced criminal defense to people throughout cities that include Des Moines, Ames, Cedar Rapids, Council Bluffs, Iowa City, Mason City, Ottumwa, Hampton, Eldora, Waterloo, Carroll, Jefferson, Boone, Marshalltown, Toledo, Harlan, Audubon, Guthrie Center, Newton, Montezuma, Marengo, Atlantic, Greenfield, Knoxville, Oskaloosa, Sigourney, Osceola, Chariton, Alba and Sioux City and throughout Polk County, Dallas County, Madison County, Story County, Cerro Gordo County, Franklin County, Woodbury County, Hardin County, Blackhawk County, Carroll County, Greene County, Boone County, Marshall County, Tama County, Linn County, Shelby County, Audubon County, Guthrie County, Jasper County, Poweshiek County, Iowa County, Johnson County, Pottawattamie County, Cass County, Adair County, Marion County, Mahaska County, Keokuk County, Clarke County, Lucas County, Monroe County, Wapello County and Warren County.