Experienced Trial Lawyer
John Howley, Esq. is an experienced trial lawyer with a successful track record in difficult cases. Among his noteworthy cases, Mr. Howley has:
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 has also been named one of New York's SuperLawyers.
He earned his undergraduate degree from Skidmore College and his law degree, magna cum laude, from New York Law School where he was Articles Editor of the Law Review. During law school he interned for both U.S. District Judge Kevin Thomas Duffy and then-former U.S. Magistrate Judge (now Senior U.S. District Judge) Shira A. Scheindlin.
After graduation from law school, Mr. Howley clerked for Judge Roger J. Miner on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He then joined the international law firm of Kaye Scholer LLP, where he became a partner in the firm's highly respected litigation department and Chairman of the firm's business development department.
Mr. Howley is a frequent speaker at universities and conferences around the world. He has been invited to speak at the Harvard Business School, the Fordham University School of Business, the Temple University School of Business, and the Asian Institute of Management. He has also appeared on CNN and in other news media as a commentator on legal issues.
Throughout his career, Mr. Howley has taken on leadership roles in education and public service. He has served as a Trustee of The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, as Vice Chair of the Skidmore College Board of Trustees, as Chair of its Presidential Search Committee, Chair of its Infrastructure Committee, and Co-Chair of its Long-Range Planning Committee. He has also served on the Board of Trustees of the Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities, as a Trustee of New York Law School, and as Vice Chair of the Board and Chair of the Financial Policy Committee at the Northfield Mount Hermon School.
If you are facing a business or employment dispute, a government investigation, or if you suspect that your employer is engaged in health care fraud or abuse, then you should consult with an experienced attorney immediately. To schedule a free initial consultation by telephone or in person, call Mr. Howley directly at (212) 601-2728 or click here to reach his office via email.
Law Offices of John Howley
350 Fifth Avenue, 59th Floor
New York, New York 10118
New York Law School
J.D., magna cum laude
Articles Editor of the Law Review
B.A., Government & History
Notre Dame ng Dadiangas University
Rotary Exchange Scholar
General Santos City, Philippines
Honors and Awards
Medal for Excellence in Advocacy
American College of Trial Lawyers
The Thurgood Marshall Award
New York City Bar Association
The Gideon Award
New York State Association of
Criminal Defense Lawyers
Public Interest Award
New York Law School
Distinguished Alumnus Award
Outstanding Service Award
Honorary Investment and Trade Representative
Republic of the Philippines