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Jackson Howa graduated magna cum laude from University of Arizona, and cum laude from Lewis & Clark Law School. With more than 5 years of legal experience, Jackson has practiced extensively in family law and estate planning. Jackson is also experienced in contract law and advising business owners, and has assisted clients with partnership buy-ins and business purchases. When he’s not helping clients, Jackson likes to explore the outdoors with his husband, Dr. Jacob Morrow, and his two dogs, Rocky and Troy. He also loves to cook, read science fiction, and play board games with friends.



Practice areas


  1. Business: 50%
    4 years
  2. Estate Planning: 45%
    6 years
  3. Family: 5%
    6 years



Hourly ($225/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Jackson. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Beth S Wolfsong

    Jackson is fantastic person and a compassionate attorney. He is intelligent, friendly, and dedicated. I have referred potential clients to him on several occasions and will continue to do so when the need arises. I definitely recommend him!


    Beth Wolfsong Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

736 SE 60th Ave
Portland, OR, 97215


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerGinis Howa LLP2014 - Present
Legal ExperteHow2013 - 2014
Attorney/OwnerJackson R. Howa Law LLC2011 - 2015
Law ClerkBeth Allen Law, PC (And Its Predecessor, Allen2 Law, LLC)2010 - 2011
Certified Law StudentLewis & Clark Legal Clinic2010 - 2011
Legal Writing Teaching AssistantLewis & Clark Law School2008 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Oregon State Bar, Sole and Small Firm Practitioners SectionMember2011 - Present
Oregon State Bar, Estate Planning and Administration SectionMember2010 - Present
Multnomah Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Lewis & Clark Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
University of ArizonaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2007
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
National Law DayEqual Rights and Sexual Orientation2015
National Law DayEqual Rights and Sexual Orientation2014
National Law DayEqual Rights and Sexual Orientation2013
National Law DayEqual Rights and Sexual Orientation2012
National Law DayEqual Rights and Sexual Orientation2011