Born in Bennettsville, SC, Mr. Howell was admitted to the SC Bar in 1988 and the US District Court for the District of SC in 1989. He has over 25 years experience practicing exclusively in the area of Workers' Compensation defense, include 20 years of experience handling concurrent jurisdiction matters involving claims under the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act. He is rate AV-Preeminent by Martindale Hubble and has been included in Best Lawyers in America since 2005.
Roy has been involved in the SC Workers' Compensation Educational Association for many years, most recently as Chairman of the Medical Seminar, Vice President of the Association, and currently as President.
He is actively involved in the community, primarily with St. Mary's Catholic Church and with Bishop England High School as a member of the Advisory Board.
Circuit Court Mediator — Certified as a Circuit Court Mediator through the South Carolina Bar