Mitchell J. Howie was born in Galveston, Texas. He lived there with his mother until his mom relocated them to California in order to pursue her education. He and his mother resided in Richmond, California for seven years. Upon completion of his mother’s education they relocated again to his family’s home Huntsville, Alabama where he began high school at Huntsville High.
Mr. Howie primarily practices law in Huntsville, Alabama. He represents clients as an Alabama business attorney and many other clients in Alabama litigation. Mr. Howie also continues representation of his longstanding business clients as a Texas business attorney and representing other clients in Texas litigation.
Mitchell then moved to live with his grandparents in Galveston, Texas. Upon his return to Galveston he graduated from Ball High School and attended the University of Texas at Austin. He received his Bachelor of Arts, with Honors, from the University of Texas in 2001. He began law school at the University of Houston in 2001 and completed his coursework and received his Juris Doctorate in 2004. During law school, Mr. Howie worked as a clerk at a prestigious Houston law firm and also worked as a legislative intern at the Texas State Capitol.
Mr. Howie has an extensive background in diverse legal areas. This allows his clients to benefit from the counsel of an attorney who understands all sides of the legal process. He has prosecuted hundreds of cases in the Dept. of Justice as a Special Assistant to the US Attorney and as a Judge Advocate General in the United States Air Force. As a proven trial attorney, Mr. Howie has developed expertise representing both plaintiffs and defendants. Mr. Howie primarily practices in Criminal Defense, Family Law, Military Divorce, Military Law, Military Defense and advocacy.
Honors & Awards
In 2015 Huntsville Attorney Mitchell J. Howie was selected as a member of the Nation’s Top One Percent of attorneys by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. One of the best family lawyers in Huntsville, Mitchell J. Howie was also recognized as one of the Top 10 under 40 of Alabama Family Lawyers by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys.
In 2014 Attorney Mitchell J. Howie was recognized as one of the Top 100 lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers. Huntsville Attorney Mitchell J. Howie was also recognized as one of the Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers and as one of the TOP TEN Criminal Defense attorneys in Alabama under 40 by the Prestigious National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys.