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David Wayne Chowins

David Wayne Chowins

also known as Dave Chowins, David W. Chowins

Practice areas:

Family, Criminal Defense, Appeals

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About Me

I grew up in Johnson County and generally limit my practice to criminal defense and family law cases in the courts of Johnson County, Kansas.  



Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Family: 40%
  2. Appeals: 30%
  3. Criminal Defense: 30%



Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

The Office of David W. Chowins

118 North Cherry Street
Olathe, KS, 66061



KSAuthorized to practice law200108/09/2015
MOGood Standing, Active200001/08/2013
NYCurrently registered 199803/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Order of the Curule ChairUniversity of Tulsa College of Law1996
Tulsa Law Review, Production EditorUniversity of Tulsa College of Law1996
Outstanding Student in TaxationUniversity of Tulsa College of Law1996
Certificate in International LawUniversity of Tulsa College of Law1996
American Jurisprudence AwardLawyers Cooperative Publishing1994

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney at LawThe Office of David W. Chowins2000 - Present
AssociatePosinelli White Vardeman and Shalton2000 - 2000
AssociateMayer Brown & Platt1997 - 2000
Law ClerkCorley & Ganem1995 - 1996
Judicial InternU.S. District Court (N.D. Okla.)1994 - 1995


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Missouri Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Johnson County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Too numerous to listVaries by case

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Publication NameTitleDate
Kansas City Business JournalIRS ushers holiday season in early with reverse exchange allotment2000


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws in Taxation1998
University of Tulsa College of LawLawJuris Doctor, with honor1996
University of Missouri - Kansas CityPsychologyB.A.1992
University of KansasN/AN/AN/A