Ms. Kellie Howell practices in all areas of family law and criminal defense. Ms. Howell was selected to the 2018 Super Lawyers Oklahoma Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected to receive this honor.
Prior to joining Sansone Howell, Ms. Howell was the founding attorney at Howell Law Office, PLLC. In addition, Kellie has previously worked with the Hunsucker DUI Defense Firm, Oklahoma Juvenile Justice Center, and Oklahoma City University School of Law. Kellie is admitted to practice in all Oklahoma state courts and the Western District of Oklahoma Federal Court. She is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association, American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Oklahoma Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and Robert J. Turner American Inn of Court.
Kellie holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History from the University of Central Oklahoma, graduating Cum Laude, a Juris Doctor from Oklahoma City University, graduating Cum Laude, and a Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution from the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. While in law school, she served as President of the Merit Scholars, Vice President of the American Bar Association, and Historian for Phi Delta Phi. She received numerous CALI awards for earning the top grade in her classes. In addition, Ms. Howell interned with the Oklahoma County Public Defender, Juvenile Division and was named a Holloway Scholar by the Oklahoma City Federal Bar Association.
Kellie is a proud veteran of the United States Air Force, having served as a Security Police Officer stationed at Spangdahlem Air Force Base, Germany and Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX. While at Lackland, Ms. Howell was named Airman of the Quarter. Kellie also did tours in Tuzla, Bosnia, Al Kharj, Saudi Arabia, and Muscat, Oman. Kellie received the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Air Force Good Conduct Medal, Air Force Achievement Medal and the NATO Medal.
Kellie also volunteers her time and legal skills as an advocate for Oklahoma Lawyers for Children.
In her free time, Kellie enjoys traveling, reading, cooking and playing with her four dogs, Anastasia, Oksana, Nadia, and Boomer.
Office Main Line: (405) 455-1032
Direct Line: (405) 347-7233
Business Cell: (405) 706-9132
Fax: (405) 347-7234