John E. Howland

John E. Howland


John E. Howland was born in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma and admitted to Oklahoma bar in 1978. His undergraduate education was at Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Oklahoma where, in 1974, he received a B.A. with distinction and became a member of Phi Beta Kappa.  His law degree is from the University of Oklahoma (J.D., 1978). He has been employed by Rosenstein, Fist & Ringold since 1978 and was made a shareholder and director of the firm in 1983.  

Bar Admissions

Legal Experience

  • 1978 - the present - Rosenstein, Fist & Ringold

Court Admissions

  • United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern, Northern, and Western Districts of Oklahoma
  • United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
  • United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • Oklahoma Supreme Court

Professional Involvement - Memberships

  • Tulsa County Bar Association - Member
  • Oklahoma Bar Association - Member
  • American Bankruptcy Institute - Member (since 1992)

Published Cases

  • Kenkel v. Parker, 2015 OK 81, 362 P.3d 1145

Honors and Awards

  • Area - Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law (since 2007)

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated
  • Designated as an Oklahoma Super Lawyer