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Trent Atkins Howell

Santa Fe Employment & Business Litigation
Contact: (505) 919-9158
Experience:
Law School: University of Texas School of Law
Jurisdictions: New Mexico
Texas
10th Circuit

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About Trent Atkins Howell
AV civil trial lawyer of 17 years. Employment, employee-benefits, and business litigation and ADR. Former partner, with 10 years practice, in two national "Am Law 200" firms. Represents defendants and select plaintiffs. Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell in Labor and Employment, Litigation. Certified by the New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization and listed as a top Employment lawyer in New Mexico's Top Rated Lawyers, Southwest Super Lawyers, Chambers USA, and Avvo. Named the New Mexico State Bar's "Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year" in 2001. www.trentahowell.com
Practice Areas
  • Employment Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Business Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Labor & Employment
  • Employee Benefits Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • General Civil
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Mexico
Texas
10th Circuit
Certifications
Employment & Labor Law Specialist (2005 - 2010) (New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization)
Languages
 SpokenWritten
French  
Professional Experience
Owner, Attorney Trent A. Howell
-Current
Partner, Sawtell Wirth & Biedscheid, P.C.
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Partner, Jackson Lewis
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Partner, Holland & Hart LLP
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Associate, Gilkey & Stephenson
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Associate, O'Brien & Associates
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Education
University of Texas School of Law
University of Texas
Details: English major, With Special Honors
Awards
Southwest SuperLawyer, Super Lawyers
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers & Partners
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers & Partners
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers & Partners
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers & Partners
Southwest SuperLawyer, Super Lawyers
Southwest SuperLawyer, Super Lawyers
Southwest SuperLawyer, Super Lawyers
Outstanding Bar Contribution Award, State Bar of New Mexico
Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year, State Bar of New Mexico
Professional Associations
Current
Activities: Member, American Bar Association (Labor & Employment Law and Torts & Insurance Practice Sections) Member, Defense Research Institute Member, State Bar of New Mexico (Labor & Employment Law Section; Past-Chair, Young Lawyers Division; Past-Member, Board of Bar Commissioners) Member, New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association Member, State Bar of Texas (Labor & Employment Law Section)
, Defense Research Institute
Current
, International Association of Defense Counsel
Current
, New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
Current
, American Bar Association
Current
Member, Board of Directors, New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
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Member, Board of Bar Commissioners, State Bar of New Mexico
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Chair, Board of Directors, New Mexico Young Lawyers Division
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Blog: TrentAHowell.com/blog

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    1600 Lena Street
    Bldg C-29
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
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    Fax: (888) 426-3086
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    Santa Fe, NM 87501
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