John Howell was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2007 and the Tennessee Bar in 2011. His areas of practice include commercial litigation, employment and labor litigation, tort and general litigation, medical malpractice, product liability, health care, appellate advocacy and banking, financial services, and securities litigation.
Before joining Watkins & Eager, John served as a law clerk to the Honorable Daniel A. Manion, United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit (2008-10), and the Honorable David C. Bramlette, III, United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi (2007-08). During law school, John served as Editor-in-Chief of the Mississippi College Law Review.
Juris Doctor: Mississippi College School of Law, summa cum laude, 2007
Master's Degree: Counseling Psychology, Mississippi College, summa cum laude, 2003
Bachelor's Degree: History and Christian Studies/Philosophy, Mississippi College, summa cum laude, 2000
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