Experienced Trial Lawyer
John Howley, Esq. has more than 25 years of experience representing clients in government investigations, trials and appeals throughout the United States.
An Exceptional Track Record. Among his noteworthy cases, Mr. Howley has:
Honors and Awards. Mr. Howley has received The Thurgood Marshall Award from the New York City Bar Association, The Medal for Excellence in Advocacy from the American College of Trial Lawyers, and The Gideon Champion of Justice Award from the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He was named one of New York's SuperLawyers, and The New York Law Journal once wrote, "The best news a death row inmate can hear is that John Howley has agreed to take the case."
Education and Experience: John Howley graduated from Skidmore College and earned his law degree, magna cum laude, from New York Law School, where he was Articles Editor of the Law Review. He served as an intern to U.S. District Judge Kevin Thomas Duffy and to former U.S. Magistrate Judge Shira A. Scheindlin, who is now a Senior U.S. District Judge.
Upon graduation, Mr. Howley served as a law clerk to Judge Roger J. Miner on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He then joined Kaye Scholer LLP, where he became a partner in the firm's litigation department. While at Kaye Scholer, Mr. Howley represented major pharmaceutical and oil companies in government investigations, class actions, and criminal litigation.
Dedicated to Protecting Individual Rights. After 20 years representing multinational corporations, Mr. Howley formed his own law firm to provide individuals with the same level of expertise and aggressive advocacy.
Schedule a Free and Confidential Consultation. To schedule a free consultation, call Mr. Howley at (212) 601-2728, or click here to reach his office via email.
John Howley, Esq.
350 Fifth Avenue, 59th Floor
New York, New York 10118