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John M. Howell


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  • University of Idaho College of Law, Moscow, Idaho
    • J.D. - 2000
  • St. John's University, Collegeville, Minnesota
    • B.A. - 1996
    • Major: Political Science

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Hockey Director and board member for the Idaho Jr. Steelheads

Past Positions

  • Governor Phil Batt’s staff
  • Federal Defenders of Eastern Washington and Idaho
  • Honorable Edward J. Lodge of the Federal District of Idaho, Extern
  • Honorable Cheri C. Copsey in the Fourth Judicial District for the State of Idaho, Law Clerk

Professional Associations

  • Criminal Justice Act Panel in Federal Court

Practice Areas

  • Business Litigation
  • Tort Defense
  • Products Liability
  • Complex Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Business Transactions
  • Trusts, Estates, and Fiduciary Litigation
  • Real Estate

Bar Admissions

  • Idaho, 2001
  • U.S. District Court District of Idaho, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit