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Dale Dowden

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1801 North Highland Ave
Tampa, Florida 33602
T: 813.204.6449
F: 813.223.9620

Dale Dowden focuses his practice on civil litigation in state and federal courts in matters involving business and contract disputes, construction and real estate disputes, employment litigation, professional liability and other general commercial litigation. Mr. Dowden graduated from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2018. He joined Bush Ross as an associate attorney immediately following his admission to the Florida Bar.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Florida Bar

  • Young Lawyers Division

University of Florida Levin College of Law

  • Executive Research Editor, Florida Law Review
  • University of Florida Elections Commission
  • Teaching Assistant, Appellate Advocacy and Legal Writing
  • Research Assistant, Employment Law
  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)


  • There’s No Place like Homestead: An Expansive Interpretation of the Fourth Amendment and Its Impact on the Open Fields Doctrine, 29.1 U. FLA. J.L. & PUB. POL’Y

Honors & Recognitions

Accomplished Research Award, Florida Law Review

Book Awards: Trial Practice, Law Review


Mr. Dowden was born and raised in Tampa, Florida.


  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2018
  • University of Florida, B.S. Journalism, 2015

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