May 12, 2004

Attorney Profile: W. TIMOTHY HOWES

by W. Timothy Howes, Esq.

Tim Howes has significant trial experience dating back to 1989.  A former assistant Union County Prosecutor and former municipal prosecutor, he has successfully handled over seventy-five jury trials as well as countless important hearings in most New Jersey counties in the past 19 years.  He specializes in criminal law and DYFS defense.

Specializing in criminal defense, municipal court defense and child custody, Tim has tried over seventy-five New Jersey felony cases, both as prosecutor and defense counsel.  He has twelve years of experience in municipal court matters, including three terms as a municipal prosecutor.

Juris Doctor, 1988, Loyola University School of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana. 

Bachelor of Arts, 1984, English Literature, Tulane University College of Arts and Sciences, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Township Prosecutor, Washington Township (Mercer County).  1999-2002.

Assistant Prosecutor, Union County Prosecutor’s Office, Elizabeth, NJ.  1989-1992. 

Partner, Howes & Howes, 1992-present.

Chairman, Small Business Administration Regulatory Fairness Board, Federal Region II.  Appointed by S.B.A. Administrator Hector Barreto to a three-year term in September 2002 and again in September 2005.  Chairman May 2003-2005.

Borough Councilman, Borough of Peapack and Gladstone (Somerset County NJ), 2000-2003. 

Leadership Council, National Federation of Independent Business, 1995 through 2004.  Leadership Council Chair, 2000 through 2003.

Commissioner, Borough of Peapack and Gladstone Environmental Commission, 1997-2000.

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Howes & Howes

26 Anderson Street

Raritan, New Jersey 08869

Telephone: (908)704-0037

email: [email protected]