Jeffrey Stowman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Detroit Lakes, MN

Stowman Law Firm, P.A.
 | 1100 W Lake Dr, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
Phone: 218-847-5644
Fax: 218-844-7647
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2021
Selected To Rising Stars: 2005
Licensed Since: 1998
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (80%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (20%)
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Attorney Profile

Widely regarded as one of the top personal injury attorneys in Minnesota, Jeffrey Stowman has achieved unprecedented success advocating on behalf of innocent accident victims and their families throughout the state. Through his position at the Stowman Law Firm in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, Mr. Stowman has helped secure substantial settlements and awards for those adversely affected by car, truck and motorcycle accidents, slip-and-fall accidents, defective products, and other acts of negligence or wrongdoing.

A highly rated attorney with over 20 years of legal experience, Mr. Stowman obtained his Juris Doctor from The University of Kansas School of Law in 1997. That same year, the Kansas Bar Association admitted him to practice, and he received his license to practice from the Minnesota State Bar Association in 1998.

After honing his legal skills at two other area law firms, Mr. Stowman joined his father's practice in 2000, and he has worked hard ever since to establish the Stowman Law Firm as one of the region's most respected and successful personal injury practices.

Active in his legal community, Mr. Stowman has served on the board of directors for the Minnesota Association for Justice since 2007, and he is also an active member of the Minnesota State Bar Association.

Committed to his local community as well, he has served in a number of leadership roles with the Kiwanis Club of Detroit Lakes, and he once served as board president for the city's Boys & Girls Club. In addition, he helped establish the city of Detroit Lakes Community Strategies Committee, which has supported several initiatives to bring much-needed improvements and recreational opportunities to the area. He is a long-time youth hockey coach and has served on the board of directors for Detroit Lakes Youth Hockey for the past several years.

Practice Areas
  • 80%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Brain Injury, Products Liability


Selected to Super Lawyers for 15 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 1 years

Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2021 Rising Stars: 2005

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About Jeffrey Stowman

Admitted: 1998, Minnesota

Professional Webpage:


  • 2019 Winner, "Best Attorney," in the Best of the Lakes Area Readers' Choice Awards.  As published in the Detroit Lakes Tribune newspaper. , Winner: Best Attorney, Best of the Lakes Area Readers' Choice Awards, The Detroit Lakes Tribune, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, 2019
  • Chosen as one of 10 Best Attorneys, 2019, Client Satisfaction - Exceptional and Outstanding Client Service, by American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys. , 10 Best Attorneys - Minnesota, Client Satisfaction, American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys, 2019
  • Up-and-Coming Attorney as chosen by Minnesota Lawyer newspaper. , Up-and-Coming Attorney, Minnesota Lawyer Newspaper, 2003
  • Minnesota Rising Star, Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine, 2005, Minnesota Rising Star, Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine, 2005

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • President, Becker County Bar Association, 2003
  • Minnesota Association for Justice, Membership Committee, 2015
  • Top 100 Litigation Lawyer in Minnesota, American Society of Legal Advocates, 2018
  • Minnesota Association for Justice, Board of Governors, 2007-2017.
  • Top 100 Litigation Lawyer in Minnesota, American Society of Legal Advocates, 2017
  • Minnesota Association for Justice, Executive Committee, 2009
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, General Assembly Alternate Delegate, 2018

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • President, Detroit Lakes Area Community Foundation., 2019
  • Detroit Lakes Youth Hockey Association, Board of Directors, 2013-2017
  • Detroit Lakes Kiwanis Club, President, 2008
  • Mite Hockey Coach, Detroit Lakes Youth Hockey Association, 2007-2010
  • Detroit Lakes Kiwanis Club, Member, Board of Directors, 2009
  • Detroit Lakes Competition Waterski Team, Coach, 2012
  • Detroit Lakes Kiwanis Club, Kiwanian of the Year, 2005
  • Mite Hockey Coach, Detroit Lakes Youth Hockey Association, 2009
  • 12U Girls Hockey Coach, Detroit Lakes Youth Hockey Association, 2010-2012
  • 3M Minnesota Hockey Coaching Recognition, 2009
  • Detroit Lakes Youth Hockey Association, President, 2015
  • Detroit Lakes Boy's & Girl's Club, President, 2002-2003
  • City of Detroit Lakes, Community Strategies Committee, Co-Chair, 2006-2008
  • Detroit Lakes Kiwanis Club, Chair, Membership and Education Committee, 2005
  • Responsible Coaching Award Runner-Up, Liberty Mutual/USA Hockey, 2009

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Continuing Legal Education presentation for Minnesota CLE., Presenter, "What if Man's Best Friend Isn't So Friendly?", Minnesota CLE, 2010
  • Continuing Legal Education presentation, Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association Annual Mid-Winter Meeting, Presenter, Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association, 2006


  • The personal injury client in this video testimonial contacted our personal injury lawyers after she was hurt in a car accident in Minneapolis.  She was sitting in the front passenger seat of a car, waiting at a stop light.  The other driver was not paying attention to the road, and rear-ended our client's car. , Testimonial-Car Accident Client
  • Several clients speak about their accidents and injuries, and the different ways that the Stowman Law Firm helps them, Client Testimonials, 2007

Industry Groups

  • American Association For Justice
  • American Bar Association
  • Minnesota Association For Justice
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
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Office Location for Jeffrey Stowman

1100 W Lake Dr
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

Phone: 218-847-5644

Fax: 218-844-7647

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Last Updated: 2/24/2021

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