Ms. Dowels graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2012 with a double major in Psychology and Communications and Rhetoric. Following graduation, she gained broad experience in the legal field, working for five years as part of a litigation, family law, bankruptcy law, contracts, estate planning, government contracts and criminal defense practice. Ms. Dowels joined the firm in 2018 as its Lead Paralegal. She manages all firm paralegal activities (including litigation and ADR support)
as well as oversees administration of firm responsibilities under its Government Contracts and Certifications.