Delivering
The Help You Need

When you are facing a challenging legal situation, our trial lawyers will help you seek results so you can move forward again.

Trial Experience To Put Your Trust In

At the Howell Law Firm, we are known throughout the Southern Georgia legal community for the ability to secure the best possible outcomes for our clients. This reputation has been recognized by attorney Robb Howell receiving many accolades, including: an AV* Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell’s peer review rating service, the highest available rating. Robb was also named as a Georgia Super Lawyer/Rising Star from 2009 to 2013 and as a Super Lawyer in 2016. The firm holds the record for some of the largest verdicts and recoveries for our clients in the South Georgia area.

Our Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice

When your trust has been violated by a doctor, nurse or other health care professional, we can help you create accountability.

Personal Injury

Personal Injury

The road back to the life you had before the accident is long. We help people just like you as they work to get their lives back.

Commercial Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Are you facing a business dispute that needs to be litigated? Our skill in the courtroom allows us to create positive results.

Dedicated To Serving Our Clients

Few people visit an attorney until it is absolutely necessary. We recognize the difficult situations our clients go through. We do everything possible to make things easier by providing the highest levels of personal service and effective legal advocacy. We strive to restore our clients’ confidence about the future by offering peace of mind today. We have helped clients achieve outstanding verdicts and settlements in personal injury, medical malpractice and business disputes.

Meet Our Attorneys

Attorney Robert D. Howell

Robert D. Howell

Robert D. “Robb” Howell handles catastrophic and high-stakes injury cases, medical malpractice, pharmaceutical lawsuits and business litigation. Due to his dedicated representation and trial skills, Mr. Howell has obtained many seven-figure-plus recoveries on behalf of his clients. In 2012, the Moultrie Observer named Robb “The Best Attorney In Moultrie Georgia.”

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Attorney Melissa Peeler

Melissa Peeler

Melissa Peeler maintains her law office in her hometown of Albany, Georgia. After earning her J.D. from the University of Georgia in 1999, Melissa practiced law in Atlanta until she moved back to serve her hometown in 2004. Melissa has more than 20 years of experience and practices general civil litigation. She is also known for her work on medical malpractice cases.

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Client Testimonials

I came to this law firm broken and low after losing my loved one. At the time, I had reached out to a few offices that was hesitant on touching my case concerning those who wronged my family. When I was at my breaking point, I prayed  and prayed and told myself my case was worth fighting for! So I did my research many days and weeks and I came across Robert Howell and his team, Howell Law Firm. You can say, I stepped out on faith already knowing this is where change is going to happen. The first meeting my wife and I had, I noticed how understanding, concerned, patience, and in tuned they were about our lost.  After hearing our case, I could see how ready they were to pursue them and hold them responsible. They’re respectful, caring, driven, tactful, consistent, informative, fast acting, and experienced. In my case, they were brilliant and not afraid of going after those that wronged us. I’m truly thankful for such a wonderful and strong team that’s seasoned with salt. Many blessings to Howell Law Firm.

Case Results

$10M

Jury verdict for physician client
injured by a fall at a hospital

$4M

Breach of contract/breach
of fiduciary duty/business tort

$1.8M

Medical malpractice
jury verdict

Schedule Your
Initial Consultation Today

Our main office is in Moultrie, but we also have convenient offices in Albany, Thomasville and Atlanta. To schedule a free initial consultation, call 229-589-8970 or contact us online. We only collect attorney’s fees in personal injury cases if we secure compensation for you.

*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.

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