Hon. Victor C. Howard

Howard, VictorJudge Victor C. Howard was appointed in 1993 as Circuit Judge of Clay County Missouri. On September 30, 1996, Judge Howard was appointed to the Missouri Court of Appeals-Western District. He received his Bachelor of Science in 1973 from University of Central Missouri; and his Juris Doctorate in 1976 from the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

Before his service on the bench, Judge Howard was a Law Clerk to the Honorable William J. Marsh, Jackson County Circuit Court in 1976-1977. He was in private practice from 1977 to 1993 and also served as Clay County Deputy County Counselor from 1977 to 1991. Judge Howard is presently Chairman of the Missouri Appellate Court Education Committee.