Government Experience

  • Department of Justice: Environment & Natural Resources Division—Law Clerk, Environmental Enforcement Section (2019)
  • North Carolina General Assembly—Senate Intern (2016-2017)
  • Department of State—Legal Intern, Office of Civil Rights (2015)


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A. (2017)
  • Howard University School of Law, J.D. (2020)


  • District of Columbia

Eryn Howington


Eryn Howington is an associate in Crowell & Moring’s Washington, D.C. office. She is a member of the firm’s Energy, Environment & Natural Resources, and Mass Tort, Product, and Consumer Litigation groups.

In her energy and environmental practice, Eryn assists clients with environmental litigation, enforcement defense, regulatory counseling, and navigating the federal rulemaking process under the major federal environmental statutes. This includes work related to greenhouse gas regulation, water quality issues, carbon capture legislation, as well as the Renewable Fuel Standard QAP program. In the torts space, she defends clients in the transportation, petroleum, and pharmaceutical industries against class actions, contract disputes, environmental tort liabilities, and other commercial matters.

Eryn received her J.D. from the Howard University School of Law. While in law school, Eryn served as a student-fellow in the Howard University Environmental Justice Center and a Henry Ramsey Dean’s Fellow for the legal writing center. She also served as a student-attorney for the Civil & Human Rights Clinic, a research assistant for an environmental law professor, and tutor to first-year law students.

Eryn received her B.A. in both political science and history from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as well as a minor in music.


Admitted to practice: District of Columbia

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