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Experienced Attorney John R. Dowd Sr.

Providing Top-Quality Counsel in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Attorney John R. Dowd Sr.

Located in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, attorney John R. Dowd Sr. serves clients in many different areas of practice. The areas of practice he works in include city, county, state local law, government regulations, eminent domain, and collections. 50% of his practice is devoted to litigation.

His extensive education includes studying at the Florida State University College of Law in Tallahassee, Florida and the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. He was also part of the Sigma Chi fraternity. He was then admitted to the bar in Florida, 1969. John's past employment positions have included working as an Okaloosa County attorney from 1973-2014.

His representative clients include:

  • First National Bank
  • Davis Brothers Construction
  • Okaloosa County

The firm is proud to have John R. Dowd Sr. on the team, serving clients throughout Fort Walton Beach, Navarre, Destin, and Crestview in Florida. He is committed to providing top-quality guidance and representation in any case he takes on, regardless of the subject matter or the client. With so much experience under his belt, John is more than qualified to represent virtually any type of case. You can trust that when John takes on your case, he has your best interest in mind and will dedicate himself to providing strong guidance and counsel.

John is responsible for many of the cases the firm takes on, from real estate transactions and litigation to business and commercial law cases. He is very knowledgeable in a wide range of legal matters, qualifying him to advise clients throughout the state on a variety of matters. Are you interested in learning more about John R. Dowd Sr. and how he can help you?

Contact him today at (850) 972-2233 if you are interested in a case consultation with a Fort Walton Beach lawyer.

Areas of Practice

  • City, County, State Local Law
  • Government Regulations
  • Eminent Domain
  • Collections

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1969


  • Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida
    • J.D.
  • The University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    • B.A.

Representative Clients

  • First National Bank
  • Davis Brothers Construction
  • Okaloosa County


  • Okaloosa County, County Attorney, 1973 - 2014


  • Sigma Chi

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Why Hire Dowd Law Firm?

  • 100+ Years Of Experience

    Our team of attorneys are backed by extensive experience in a wide range of legal matters.

  • One-On-One Attention

    We're committed to working closely with our clients to effectively resolve their cases.

  • Dedicated To Your Case

    We will focus on the intricacies of your case to achieve the most favorable case outcome.

  • Proven Track Record

    We have a reputation for achieving consistent and high-quality results for our clients.

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