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Howell Edmunds Jackson, American law educator, dean. Bar: District of Columbia 1984.


Jackson, Howell E. was born on January 4, 1954 in New York, New York, United States.


Bachelor magna cum laude, Brown University, 1976. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1982. Master of Business Administration magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1982.


Law clerk to Honorary Jon. O. Newman United States Court Appeals (2nd Circuit), 1982—1983. Law clerk to Justice Thurgood Marshall United States Supreme Court, 1983—1984.

Associate Caplin & Drysdale, Washington, 1984—1987, Arnold & Porter LLP, Washington, 1987—1989. Assistant professor law Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1989—1994, professor law, 1994—1999, Finn M.W. Caspersen and Household International professor law, 1999—2004, associate dean research & special programs, 2001—2003, vice dean administration & budget, since 2003, James S. Reid, Junior professor law, since 2004, acting dean, 2009.


  • Bar: District of Columbia 1984.