Cary Bowen, one of the firm’s founding partners, is a highly regarded and well-respected criminal defense attorney who is sought throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia to represent clients. Colleagues point to Mr. Bowen’s skills, integrity, and credibility as the main reasons why other lawyers, judges, and prosecutors hold him in such high esteem. He is as dedicated to the law in a simple traffic case as he is in a high-profile capital murder case and devotes his full attention to ensuring that all his clients get the best representation.
A graduate of Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Mr. Bowen obtained his law degree from the University of Richmond’s T.C. Williams School of Law. He was admitted to the Virginia bar in 1977, is a member of the Richmond and Chesterfield Bar Associations, the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, and the VCCDA. He is admitted to practice in both state and federal courts throughout the United States.
Mr. Bowen, who served in the U.S. Army Special Forces, believes that helping people with their problems is the best part of his work as an attorney and considers it a privilege to work to ensure that justice is done. He has served on the Virginia Bar Counsel, as well as on other Bar organizations. Since 1987, he has enjoyed an AV rating with Martindale Hubbell and has been named a SuperLawyer for the years 2006-2016 by Richmond Magazine.