Eric D. Sowers, founding partner at Sowers & Wolf Attorneys at Law, LLC
Bar Admissions
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Tax Court
  • United States Court of Claims
  • 8th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Eastern District of Missouri
  • Western District of Missouri
  • Southern District of Illinois
  • Central District of Illinois
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • FAA Commercial Pilot, Single- and Multi-Engine Fixed Wing, Rotorcraft, Commercial Instrument Rating in all three, and Instrument Instructor
  • NAUI Advanced Open Water Certification
Awards & Recognition
  • Missouri Lawyers Weekly, Lawyer of the Year (2005)
  • Missouri/Kansas Superlawyers (2006 – 2017)
  • Martindale-Hubbel AV Preeminent peer review rating 5.0 out of 5
Government/Military Service
  • Central Intelligence Agency, Case Officer, Clandestine Service, Special Operations Group Paramilitary Reserve
  • United States Marine Corps (Naval Aviator)
  • Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Boone County, MO
  • Prosecuting Attorney, Chariton County, MO
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, J.D., 1974
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, B.S. (Physics), 1968 (Honors College)
Civic Engagement
  • President, 9th Circuit Bar Association, MO
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (Board of Governors, 1984 – 86)
  • National Employment Lawyers’ Association
  • Missouri Bar Association, Labor &
  • Employment Committee
  • National Rifle Association, Patriot Life Patron Member
  • Trout Unlimited
  • Ducks Unlimited
  • Bench Rest Rifle Club
  • Adventure Riders Motorcycle Group
  • Harley Owners Group
  • Porsche Club of America
  • Audi Club of America
  • Underwater Explorer's Society, Charter Member
  • Association of Former Intelligence Officers
  • Masonic Lodge
  • Scottish Rite

D. Eric Sowers

Founding Partner, Retired
Beginning his practice as a prosecutor, Eric has spent over forty years as a civil litigator focusing on employment law as well as other matters. He brings a unique perspective and shrewd acumen to each case. Having tried over two hundred jury trials in his career, Eric’s clients benefit from a wealth of skill and experience on every case.