Dennis D. Howe


  • Harvard Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2018
    • Articles Editor, Harvard Law Review
    • Sears Prize Winner
  • Yale University, B.A., with Distinction in the Major, 2011


  • Law Clerk, Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., United States Supreme Court, 2021-2022
  • Law Clerk, Judge Dabney L. Friedrich, U.S. District Court, District of Columbia, 2019-2020
  • Law Clerk, Chief Judge Debra Ann Livingston, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2018-2019


  • 2019, New York
  • 2023, District of Columbia

Dennis D. Howe represents both plaintiffs and defendants in complex civil litigation at the trial and appellate levels and in administrative proceedings.

Dennis joined Kellogg Hansen as an associate in 2020 and rejoined in 2022 following his clerkship for Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. on the United States Supreme Court.  Prior to joining the firm, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Dabney L. Friedrich on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and to the Honorable Debra Ann Livingston on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.  Dennis graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law School, where he was an Articles Editor for the Harvard Law Review.  He earned his undergraduate degree in Philosophy from Yale University.