Thomas Howard

Thomas Howard


Thomas was born and raised in Walterboro, South Carolina where he grew up around the legal practice. Thomas attended Clemson University for his undergraduate studies before attending The Charleston School of Law for law school.

Thomas began his career at a general practice firm in Walterboro in 2013. He began practicing law in North Charleston, South Carolina in June of 2014 when he became a member of the Brownlee Law Firm, working in the areas of residential and commercial landlord-tenant law, residential and commercial real estate litigation, commercial collections, community association law, and contract drafting. On December 1, 2015, Thomas became an associate attorney at Brownlee Whitlow Praet & File, PLLC. On January 1, 2020, Thomas became a Partner of Brownlee Whitlow & Praet, PLLC.

When not working, Thomas enjoys spending time with his fiancée and daughter, travel, sports, especially any Clemson University related.

Professional & Civic Associations

  • Charleston Apartment Association – Legislative Committee & Education Committee

Principal Areas of Practice

  • Commercial and Residential Landlord-Tenant Law
  • Commercial Creditor Law
  • Community Association Law

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina Bar
  • United States District Court for the District of South Carolina
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of South Carolina

Educational Background

  • The Charleston School of Law J.D. (2012)
  • Clemson University B.A., History (2009)


South Carolina