John S. Howarth

Firm Affiliation: 
Managing Administrative Shareholder

A member of the firm since 1995, and a Shareholder since 2003, Mr. Howarth has extensive experience in product liability, toxic torts, general insurance, defense premises liability and complex litigation. Mr. Howarth graduated from the University of Notre Dame and earned his law degree from Rutgers University in 1992. Mr. Howarth was an associate with Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman and Dicker, where he gained experience in a wide range of defense litigation matters including products liability and insurance fraud issues. His experience includes jury trials and arbitrations. He has experience in case management, preparation and coordination and manages much of our New York State litigation practice. Mr. Howarth also is involved in our work as National Counsel for several clients in trial matters. He is heavily involved in the coordination and management of these cases in numerous jurisdictions. Mr. Howarth is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York.

  • Pennsylvania - 1992
  • New Jersey - 1992
  • New York - 2000
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey - 1992
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania - 1994
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York - 2004
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York - 2004
  • Rutgers School of Law, J.D. - 1992
  • University of Notre Dame, B.A. in Economics - 1989
  • University of Notre Dame, A.L. in Business Administration - 1989
Personal Information: 
  • Born September 26, 1967
  • Married to Jennifer Howarth
  • Interests: golf, alpine skiing, boating, water sports
Primary Office: 
(212) 8587575
(212) 9439246
Secondary Office: