Timothy E. Howie

Timothy E. Howie: Attorney with Hartel, DeSantis & Howie, LLP AV stamp icon
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Mr. Howie was born and raised in Maryland, and lives in Anne Arundel County, Maryland with his five children. Mr. Howie's law practice is focused on civil litigation in the state and federal courts of Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. Mr. Howie has been representing both plaintiffs and defendants for more than 26 years. He has extensive experience litigating cases involving motor vehicle accidents, premises liability and retailer liability, products liability, wrongful death and survival, insurance coverage disputes, declaratory judgment actions, state administration matters, and appeals to the various state and federal appellate courts. Mr. Howie's practice is approximately fifty percent in Maryland, forty percent in Virginia, and ten percent in the District of Columbia. Because Mr. Howie has extensive experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants, he has intimate knowledge of how insurance companies work, and he knows how to most effectively represent injured persons against insurance companies and their negligent insureds. Mr. Howie has been selected as a Maryland Super Lawyer in 2007, 2010-12, and 2015-17.

Areas of Practice (12)

  • Automobile Accidents
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Personal Injury
  • Accidents
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Slip and Fall
  • Spinal Injury
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Wrongful Death

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
301-850-1945  Phone
301-486-0935  Fax
University Attended:
St. Mary's College of Maryland, B.S., Political Science, cum laude, 1986
Law School Attended:
University of North Carolina School of Law, J.D., 1989
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia; U.S. District Court, District of Columbia; U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit; U.S. District Court, District of Maryland; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; 1991, Virginia; 1989, Maryland; 1990, District of Columbia
Birth Information:
Cheverly, Maryland, July 26, 1965
Hobbies & interests:
Honors: Maryland Super Lawyers 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015 and 2016; Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers 2011 and 2012.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation

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Hanover, Maryland

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