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I was detained and accused of a DUI. I talked to more than 10 lawyers but Donald Guy Sowers was the most honest lawyer of all. He did not try to scare me into hiring him. If anything, he calmed me down and kept reminding me that my life is not over. He reassured me that he would fight for me when all the other lawyers didn’t even want to handle my case because of the court I was assigned to. After explaining to Mr. Sowers how the officer took the sobriety test, we realized the officer was tempering with the test. I was racially profiled for being a Middle Eastern. The officer made comments to me such as “ Do they ship you guys out here now,” and “ You think you are big … I will show you.” My results came back 10 days later at 0.01%. Mr. Sowers gave me a full refund and took it upon him as a current Instructor at the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Academy to apologize for what the Santa Ana Police Officer of 26 years has done. I don’t know how I can ever thank him for what he did for me. I was an emotional wreck and he talked to me over the phone until he made sure I am not driving myself crazy. I trust him and recommend him to anyone who is going through the terrible situation I had to go through.
Getting a dui was a horrific experience , I was referred to Don by a friend who had used his services in the past. Don is Extremley knowledgable and knows the ins and the outs of the judicial system , he is always available for questions or concerns, returns email and phone calls promptly where as my attorney before him had not. If you have any chance of reducing a sentence or avoiding a conviction Don is the attorney of choice and if ever I need a defense attorney again I know who I will be calling upon! Thank you again for your deligance and caring during one of the worst times of my life.
I would like to enthusiastically recommend to everyone, Don Sowers, Attorney, for his legal services. After contacting several attorneys for representation in attempting to have charges from 2002 dismissed, it was refreshing to have an attorney call me back and recommend solid legal advice in preparing and filing petitions on my own saving me a lot of money. After successfully completing and submitting all of my documents due to some extenuating circumstances the state opposed my petitions. I contacted Don and asked him to represent me, he did so, and my charges were dismissed. Don’s responsiveness and willingness to go out of his way for someone who in the beginning wasn’t even a client, is unparalleled in my experience. He always returned my calls or responded to texts within hours and they always ended the same way. “Call, text, or email me if there is anything else I can do or if you have any other questions.” He gave me a flat fee for his service, and was able to successfully represent me even though I live out of state, no surprises. It was a huge weight lifted off my shoulders having those charges dismissed, I am eternally grateful to Mr. Sowers.
Don is an excellent attorney all around. He is very courteous, extremely well informed and makes excellent recommendations. I would have no hesitation to recommend him to anyone.
DUI, car totaled, unhappy me.
Call Don Sowers, happy me.
I highly enjoyed my experience with Don Sowers. He explained my situation and my options clearly, something that some lawyers have a hard time doing. I was always able to contact him with questions and would always receive a reply quickly. He always worked around my schedule and made things much easier for me. In an extremely stressful time, he provided comfort and resolution to my dilemma. I would recommend him to anyone seeking professional legal help. Thank you, Don!
Don Sowers was a great help to me last year, when I was arrested for multiple felony charges. Although it was my first arrest, it was serious, with multiple charges, including felony charges of burglary and assault likely to cause great bodily injury. The situation was bad, as the charges were serious. Don was able to greatly minimize the damage to my life and career.
Don coached me on how to prepare for all steps in the process, and was able to prepare a case based on the positives we had going for us. He outlined a strategy of proactive self rehabilitation that was not only good for me as a person, but had a tangibly positive effect on the sentencing.
We prepared a case based on my character, my professional reputation, and the action I had taken since the arrest to assure the courts this was an isolated incident.
Ultimately, the 3 charges were all reduced significantly. My sentence was light enough that I was able to serve it locally, and simpley take a leave of absence, allowing me to return to work when my sentecnce was complete.
Don was a thorough and consummate professional in helping me put this affair behind me, I will always be grateful to him.
Don is by far the best attorney you will ever find. He handled several cases for me with amazing results. He's personable and a very very well connected and knowledgeable attorney. He will go the extra mile to make sure EVERYTHING is handled properly. Love the guy.
Don is a true professional and a great communicator. He was able to get my accident dismissed, no community service / jail time, and shorter DUI classes - all around minimum. Would definitely recommend him.
Don Sowers helped me get out of jail without bail, he helped me lower a felony charge to a misdemeanor. Prior to my Court date he prepared very well on what to expect from the District Attorney and the Judge. Don treated me and my family as his own.
Mr Sowers is an AMAZING and HONEST attorney. He dedefinitely made me feel comfortable and gave me great advise with my case. His vast knowledge and experience not only as a former police officer but also working for the DAs office really separated him from the rest of the attorneys I spoke with . I would definitely recommend him to my friends and family