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Jeff Stowman, left, started out pursuing a career in the health field until he admitted his strong points were in the law department. So, he finished law school, practiced for three years and then moved back to Detroit Lakes to join his father, David, in the law business. (Photo by Brian Basham)

Following in dad's footsteps

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Caulfield Studio, Stowman Law Office, Francis Construction, Bristlin and Son Construction, Tomlinson and Son, Zorbaz, Norbys -- the possibilities are endless. Children following in their parents' footsteps in their chosen career path.


For some, it was an easy decision. For others, it was a decision they fought at first but in time knew their calling was in the same line of work.

David and Jeff Stowman

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