Law Offices of Mark W. Howes, LLC

Law Offices of Mark W. Howes, LLC

Maryland Attorney with More Than 20 Years' Experience

Firm Overview

At Mark W. Howes, LLC, our attorneys are strongly trial-oriented and aggressively represent clients in all types of cases involving family law, criminal law, and labor and employment law. We apply the skills gleaned from more than 20 years in legal practice to provide you with the best possible defense and the most favorable disposition. You owe it to yourself to use our knowledge to examine your options. We are dedicated legal professionals who advocate for you every step of the way. Our clients know they can depend on us when they are involved in complex cases requiring diligence and skill. As a result of his professionalism and ethics, Mark has earned a BV Distinguished Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell. Mark W. Howes, LLC regularly handles: -Traffic violations -Driving while intoxicated -Criminal law -Drug crimes -Misdemeanors -Felonies -Juvenile law -Family law -Civil rights -Discrimination -Labor and employment -Americans with Disabilities Act -Sexual harassment -Wrongful termination -Medical malpractice -Personal injury -Automobile accidents -Slip and fall -Wrongful death Welcoming Anyone who Needs Quality Representation: We strive to minimize the stress and anxiety that comes when facing the Maryland or federal legal system. We evaluate all aspects of your situation with you and explain what you should expect at every step. Regardless of your legal matter, we use the tools of mediation, arbitration and litigation to achieve positive results for you.

Main Office

Main Office
1906 Towne Centre Boulevard, Suite 275

Annapolis MD 21401






The Annapolis attorneys of Mark W. Howes, LLC are aggressive advocates for clients negatively affected by violations of labor laws.

With more than 20 years of industry experience, we have the skill needed to pursue justice in court or at the negotiation table. By your side from start to finish: While you may be hesitant about initiating legal action, you can be confident that our firm knows how to handle even the most complex cases from start to finish. We have comprehensive, in-depth understanding of Maryland and federal labor and employment laws - including Title VII of the Civil Rights Law of 1964, the Equal Pay Act (EPA) and the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) - and we use our knowledge to build a strong case on your behalf. We are dedicated to your cause and work tirelessly to secure the best possible results for you. From our office in Annapolis, we provide assertive representation for clients who need strong counsel to support them in employment and labor law matters: -Negotiations -Collective bargaining -Unfair labor practices -Union avoidance -Sexual harassment -Background investigations -Reviews of employee handbooks and manuals -OSHA compliance -Wage and hour law compliance issues -Discrimination in the workplace We protect your best interests in mediation and arbitration sessions, during courtroom proceedings, and in appellate court hearings.

Mark W. Howes

Law Offices of Mark W. Howes, LLC

Mr. Howes is BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice Areas:
-Criminal law
-Driving while intoxicated
-Traffic violations
-Juvenile law
-Drug crimes
-Civil rights
-Labor and employment
-Americans with Disabilities Act
-Sexual harassment
-Wrongful termination
-Medical malpractice
-Personal injury
-Automobile accidents and injuries
-Slip and fall
-Wrongful death

Maryland, 1991
U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 1992
District of Columbia, 1993
Georgia, 1996
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia, 1996
U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit, 2004
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 2005

University of Baltimore, J.D., 1991
University of Maryland, B.S., 1983
Anne Arundel Community College, A.A., 1979

Associations and Memberships:
Anne Arundel Bar Association
Maryland State Bar Association
Maryland State Bar
District of Columbia Bar
State Bar of Georgia
American Bar Association
American Association for Justice

Biographical Details:
American Jurisprudence Award for Excellence in Constitutional Criminal Procedure, 1989
Associate Professor, Anne Arundel Community College, 1995
Retired Anne Arundel County Police Sergeant, 1973-1995


University of Baltimore
Juris Doctorate, 1991