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Melissa Jackson Howell: 2016 Super Lawyer in Labor & Employment Litigation

Congratulations to Ms. Howell for being honored again by Super Lawyers!  Super Lawyers recognizes less than 5% of attorneys after an extensive selection process.  We’re proud to have Ms. Howell lead our firm!

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Richmond Magazine Designates Melissa Howell Top 50 Women Attorneys in Virginia

Richmond Magazine selected Melissa Howell as one of the Top 50 Women Attorneys in Virginia!  The honor is based on professional achievement and peer recognition.

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Melissa Howell Earns Distinction as 2015 Virginia Super Lawyer

Melissa Jackson Howell, founder of Howell Law Group, earned the distinction of a Virginia Super Lawyer in Labor and Employment again this year!  Virginia Super Lawyers is a listing of attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition & professional achievement. The rankings include only 5% of attorneys in Virginia. The selection process includes peer nominations, peer evaluations, …

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Paint Your Heart Out 2015

Howell Law Group was pleased to sponsor and work alongside PYHO Team 5 – Greenbrier Presbyterian Church and Vision Church- this year! Thank you Chesapeake Rotary and Paint Team 5 for another year of making a significant, positive impact on our amazing city!

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Virginia Business Magazine Honors Melissa Howell as Virginia Legal Elite

Virginia Business Magazine selected Melissa Jackson Howell as an honoree for the Virginia Legal Elite in Labor and Employment Law!  Congratulations, Ms. Howell!

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Melissa Jackson Howell Recognized as 2014 Virginia Super Lawyer

Howell Law Group, PLLC is pleased to announce that MELISSA HOWELL was selected as a 2014 Virginia Super Lawyer in Employment Litigation!  Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and …

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HLG Receives Virginia Excellence Award

Howell Law Group is honored to have been selected from amongst its peers as the recipient of the 2013 Virginia Excellence Award by the US Institute for Excellence in Commerce!  A panel of industry executives granted the award based on the firm’s demonstrated commitment to, and success in, the legal field and its commitment to, and contribution through, service to …

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Forty under 40

Melissa Jackson Howell Recognized as a Top Forty Under 40 By Inside Business

Top Forty Under 40 recognizes outstanding young business people in the Hampton Roads community.  Honorees are chosen by an independent judging panel from a group of publicly-submitted nominees.  While they exemplify success in their profession, emphasis is placed on their community involvement and how they give back or use their talents to advance the region.

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Employment Law Clarity Made Easy

Ms.  Howell, Founder and Managing Partner of Howell Law Group, recently appeared on Hampton Roads Business Live.  During her interview Ms. Howell explains the critical role a labor and employment law firm plays in a successful business.  She also describes her motivation to leave a national firm in order to start her own practice so that she could better serve …

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