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Lonnie L Mcdowell

Lonnie L Mcdowell

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury

Lonnie Mcdowell

About Me

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Thai

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    7 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 35%
    7 years
  3. Personal Injury: 15%
    7 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-350/hour), Contingent (25-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

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    I have known Lonnie for about five years. I have always known him to be well prepared and knowledgeable on whatever matter was presented or argued. I feel that Lonnie will greatly benefit any clients legal needs and will do so conscientiously and graciously.

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    Ricardo Chavez Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Tyler Francis Clark

    I have known Lonnie for several years. He works with a relentless passion for what he does. I endorse his services fully and his clients should consider themselves fortunate to have him by their side.

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    Tyler Clark Wrongful Termination Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

McDowell & Associates, Attorneys

117 Winston Street.
Suite 406
Los Angeles, CA, 90013

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200805/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers in Southern CaliforniaNational Trail Lawyers Association2015
100 Top Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers in Southern CaliforniaNational Trial Lawyers Association2014
CALI - Top Honors in Civil ProcedureWestern Law School2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerMcDowell Forster Attorneys2012 - Present
Attorney / PartnerThe McDowell Law Firm2010 - Present
Litigation AttorneyCarroll, Kelly, Trotter, Franzen & McKenna2008 - 2010

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Fernando Valley Bar AssociationAttorney Member2013 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationAssociate Member2013 - Present
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesAttorney Member2010 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersAttorney Member2010 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseAttorney Member2009 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2007 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationAttorney Member2006 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
People v. QuinteroDiverted to Veterans' Court with charges dismissed after successful completion of diversion program.
People v. RodriguezClient plead to wet reckless instead of second time DUI with enhancements
People v. CastroCase Dismissed

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Celebzter.comCan Joan Rivers's Doctor Be Charged With Murder2014
Celebzter.comWal-Mart v. Tracy Morgan, Is Morgan to Blame2014
LA DUI Defense JournalSenate Bill 289's Zero Tolerance Won't Keep Californians Safe From Impaired Drivers2013
James Publishing publicationCorrelating Alcohol Use with Traffic Accidents2012

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern Univ SolLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of PhoenixCriminal Defense, BusinessBA2004

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Personal Managers InterchangePutting Out Fires: 4th Amendment Issues2015
Radio InterviewYou Have the Right to Remain Silent - Use It!!2014
Legal Discussions on DUI'sDUI - What You Need to Know if You Get Stopped2014
West Los Angeles Professional NetworkDUI - What To Do If You Get Stopped2013
West Los Angeles Professional NetworkDUI Myths and Legends2012