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John Burnside Howard

John Burnside Howard, American lawyer. Bar: Maryland 1991, United States District Court Maryland 1991, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1992. Recipient Atlantic Coast Conference Senior scholarship 1984, Rhodes Scholar nominee 1985. Member Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Howard, John Burnside was born on September 28, 1963 in Baltimore. Son of John Burnside and Elizabeth Ann (Schmick) Howard.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English and Classics, University North Carolina, 1985. Juris Doctor, University Virginia, 1989.

    Career

    • Michael Howard Cooper teaching fellow Gilman School, Baltimore, 1985-1986. Summer associate Venable, Baetjer & Howard, 1987, Davis, Polk & Wardell, New York City, 1988, Robinson, Bradshaw and Hinson, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1989. Law clerk to Judge J. Dickson Phillips Junior United States Court Appeals (4th circuit), Durham, 1989-1990.

      Assistant counsel United States House of Representatives, Washington, 1991. Associate Hogan & Harston, Baltimore, 1990-1993. Assistant atty general Office of Attorney General State of Maryland, since 1993.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Maryland 1991, United States District Court Maryland 1991, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1992.

    Works

    • Executive editor Virginia Law Review, 1988-1989. Author: Note The Trial of Pretrial Dangerousness: Preventive Detention After United States v. Salerno 75 Virginia Law Review, 1989.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, bicycling, chess, music, sports.

    Connections

    • father: John Burnside Howard
    • mother: Elizabeth Ann (Schmick) Howard
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    Born September 28, 1963
    (age 54)
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