Robb Howell joined Conley Griggs Partin LLP as Of Counsel in June 2017 to expand the firm's capabilities in South Georgia. Prior to joining Conley Griggs Partin, Robb founded Howell Law Firm in Moultrie, Georgia. He handles serious personal injury cases, medical malpractice, pharmaceutical lawsuits and business litigation. From his offices in Moultrie and Thomasville, Georgia he represents clients throughout the state and the southeast.
Due to his dedicated representation and trial skills, Mr. Howell has obtained several seven-figure plus recoveries on behalf of his clients. Since opening in February, 2006, Howell Law Firm has recovered over $40 million for clients who were injured or harmed by the negligence of others. Robb has been particularly successful in securing large recoveries for his clients in small, rural and traditionally-conservative venues. In May, 2014, Mr. Howell was lead counsel in a medical malpractice trial in Lowndes County Superior Court which resulted in a record-setting verdict of $1,811,377.09 for his client. This was the highest personal injury jury verdict in the history of Lowndes County, Georgia at the time. Mr. Howell's verdict in this trial was featured as one of the top verdicts in Georgia in 2014 by the Daily Report on July 31, 2015. Robb later bested that record with a $10 million verdict in Lowndes County State Court in January, 2017.
His successes have earned him an AV rating,* and he has been selected by his peers as a Super Lawyer/Rising Star in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 and as a Super Lawyer in 2016 and 2017. Mr. Howell was also honored as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the American Trial Lawyers Association for the years 2010-2012 and received recognition by that organization as one of the Top 40 Trial Lawyers in the State of Georgia under the age of 40. Mr. Howell was recognized on August 31, 2012 as The Best Attorney In Moultrie Georgia by the Moultrie Observer.
As an active member of his legal community, Mr. Howell has served as a regional vice president of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and continues to be active in that organization. He is a past Chief Volunteer Officer of the Colquitt County Boys and Girls Club and is also a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the Moultrie Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Southern Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice.
Mr. Howell graduated magna cum laude from Valdosta State University in 1994. Four years later, he received his law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law, graduating cum laude. While in law school, he was the chairman of the Moot Court Board and an active participant in the law school's prestigious moot court program, winning several titles and awards for his work.
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Areas of Practice
- Personal Injury
- Medical Malpractice
- University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia - 1998
- Law Journal: Journal of Intellectual Property Law, Contributing author
- Valdosta State University - 1994
Honors and Awards
- AV Rating from Martindale Hubbell
- Super Lawyer/Rising Star, 2009
- Super Lawyer/Rising Star, 2010
Professional Associations and Memberships
- State Bar of Georgia, Member
- Moultrie Bar Association, Member
- American Bar Association, Member
- American Trial Lawyers Association, Member
- Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Regional Vice President
Past Employment Positions
- Troutman Sanders LLP
- Lord, Bissell & Brook
Contact Robb Howell:
800 1st Street, S.E.
Moultrie, GA 31768
Phone: (229) 985-5300
Fax: (229) 891-3378