Ed Howell represents clients in complex civil litigation in state and federal courts, as well as in arbitrations. He has experience at all stages of litigation, including discovery, motion practice, and trial preparation. Ed's experience spans a range of practice areas, including breach of contract, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and California's Unfair Competition Law.
Ed maintains an active pro bono practice and was awarded the State Bar of California Wiley W. Manuel Award for his work representing clients in guardianship proceedings. Ed also represents clients in immigration proceedings and serves as a mentor to high school students through the San Diego County Bar Association's partnership with the Crawford High School Law Academy.
Jones Day wins asylum for Guatemalan woman and her three young children
On January 25, 2018 a Jones Day team secured a final, non-appealable order granting asylum for client M and her three young children.
- University of Pennsylvania (J.D. 2015; Littleton Fellow; Associate Editor, Journal of Constitutional Law; Master of Bioethics 2015); Stanford University (B.A. in Human Biology 2010, with a minor in Political Science)
- California and U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
- Law Clerk to Chief Judge Barry Ted Moskowitz, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California (2015-2016)