With 99 years of combined experience, we have the expertise in personal injury law to get you the outcome you're looking for. We've won multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts for hardworking members of our community.

We'll take the risk for you. We won't charge any attorney's fees unless we win your case. But based on our year's of experience, we'll evaluate your case thoroughly and quickly provide you feedback on whether or not we feel confident in our ability to represent you.

Whether you're filing for social security claims, worker's compensation, or pursuing a car accident case, we will fight for you until you receive the compensation you deserve. 

Don Sowle

Don Sowle (Of Counsel)

Don graduated from the University of Michigan in 1973 with a degree in economics, and was admitted to the Bar in 1976, the same year he received his J.D. from the University of Detroit Mercy. When he’s not practicing law, he enjoys skiing in the Gaylord area and sailing during warmer months. He also spends time at his Burt Lake cabin with his wife, son, daughters, and grandchildren.


Dan Iacco

Dan was born in Detroit and grew up in the mid-Michigan area. He earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from Central Michigan University. He earned his J.D. from the University of Detroit Mercy and was admitted to the Bar in 1980. He has been recognized by his peers with the highest  Martindale-Hubbel peer review rating for over 20 years. Dan lives in Midland with his wife, Carol. He enjoys golfing, swimming, running, working out, and spending time with his three sons and four grandchildren.

Email: diacco@gsilaw.com


Pat Richards

A proud graduate of Michigan State University, Pat earned his J.D. from the University of Detroit Mercy in 1994 and was admitted to the Bar the same year. Pat lives in Mt. Pleasant, where he enjoys fat-tire biking and spending time with his wife, two daughters, and beloved Airedale dog. A self-proclaimed “obsessed” Spartans fan, Pat still takes clients who hail from the University of Michigan.

Email: prichards@gsilaw.com


Elissa Lyon

The child of military parents, Elissa has lived all over but settled down in Michigan. She graduated from Western Michigan University in 2007 majoring in Public Law and minoring in History. She moved to Mount Pleasant and started working at Gray, Sowle & Iacco in 2009. She lives with her husband, Matt and two sons. In the summer she enjoys vacationing at Higgins lake and kayaking at her home in Weidman. In the winter she plays darts and is almost at master status. 

Jaime Schafer

Jaime was born and raised in the central Michigan area and lives with her husband and two daughters. She started working for Gray, Sowle, and Iacco in 2015.  Jaime enjoys spending time with her family, camping, boating, walking, and taking vacations.

Erica Duffiney

Erica is a 1997 graduate of Sacred Hearth Academy in Mt. Pleasant. After high school she joined the United States Marine Corps. Upon completion of her time in the Marines she returned to Michigan, where she attended Baker College in the Paralegal Studies program. Erica joined Gray, Sowle & Iacco in 2018. She lives in Mt. Pleasant with her husband Luke and children.