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Brad Howell

Brad Howell

Practice areas:

Tax, Business, Estate Planning, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI

About Me

I have been involved with public speaking on some level from a young age, and graduated from Vanderbilt University with a major in Communications. I have applied this skill in my legal studies through appellate courses and competitions. As an oral advocate, I have received numerous scholastic, regional, and national awards.

I am a Birmingham, Alabama tax attorney at Meadows & Howell, LLC. While the focus of the firm is primarily tax law, we have a diverse practice that enables us to provide a broad range of legal services. Our services cover a variety of legal financial services related to tax law, including business law, estate planning and asset protection.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Tax: 65%
  2. Business: 15%
  3. Estate Planning: 10%
  4. DUI & DWI: 5%
  5. Criminal Defense: 5%



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Wesley Kent Hill

    As an active participant in the Avvo community, I have gained a great deal from reading Mr. Howell's on point and practical responses. I would definitely recommend him to both friends and family.


    Wesley Hill Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John William Nelson

    Brad and I worked together on projects and I was always impressed with his intelligence and work ethic. He is also a tremendous oral advocate and knows his way around a hearing or a trial. I would not hesitate to refer someone to Brad.


    John Nelson Debt Settlement Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter


ALAuthorized to practice law200905/11/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Hand Arendall Award for Excellence in Appellate AdvocacyCumberland School of Law, Samford University2009
Fifth Best Oral AdvocateAmerican Bar Association2009
The Order of BarristersCumberland School of Law, Samford University2009
Third Best Appellate BriefAmerican Bar Association2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerMeadows & Howell, LLC2009 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vanderbilt UniversityPolitical Science, CommunicationsBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Cumberland School of Law, Samford UniversityLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
The Attorneys, NBC 13Frequent Tax Questions and Issues2014
Lorman Tax Seminar1099 Reporting2014
The Attorneys, NBC 13Frequent Tax Questions and Issues2013
Lorman Tax Seminar1099 Reporting2013
Lorman Tax Seminar1099 Reporting2012
LawReviewCLE SeminarBusiness Contracts A-Z2012
Cumberland School of Law CLETax Issues for Every Practitioner2012
Talk of Alabama, ABC 33/40Alcohol Related Offenses2010
Talk of Alabama, ABC 33/40I.R.S. Tax Assessments2010