U.S. Magistrate Judge Dustin M. Howell

U.S. Magistrate Judge Dustin M. Howell
501 West 5th Street, Suite 4190, Austin, TX 78701
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Year Service Began:
2021

 

Education:
Texas Tech University School of Law, J.D., 2008 (summa cum laude)

Articles Editor, Texas Tech Law Review

University of Texas at Austin, B.A., 2000

 

Certification:
Board Certified, Civil Appellate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization (2017)

Civil Appellate Law Exam Commission (2019 – 2022)

 

Prior Experience:
Judge, 459th, 200th, 455th District Courts of Travis County, Texas (2018-2021)

Associate, McKool Smith P.C., Austin Texas (2016-2017)

Assistant Solicitor General, Office of the Texas Attorney General (2012-2016)

Adjunct Professor, Texas Tech University School of Law (2014-2017)
Associate, Baker Botts L.L.P., Austin, Texas (2009-2012)
Law Clerk, Chief Justice Wallace B. Jefferson, Supreme Court of Texas (2008-2009)

 

Memberships:
Texas Lyceum, Board of Directors (2021 – Present)

Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow (2018 – Present)

Lloyd Lochridge Inn of Court (2017 – Present)

Texas Young Lawyers Association, Board of Directors (2011–2015)

Chair of the Board (2014–2015)

Austin Young Lawyers Association, Board of Directors (2010–2011)

State Bar of Texas Appellate Section (2010 – Present)

Austin Bar Association Appellate Section (2010 – Present)

Civil Appellate Section Council (2020 – Present)

Third Court of Appeals Pro Bono Committee (2016 – 2017)