Our Team

Troy Howdyshell, Esq.


Troy is a practicing attorney with Northwest Law, as well as Regional Counsel for Northwest Title Family of Companies, primarily serving the South Central Ohio Region. Licensed to practice law in Ohio, prior to joining Northwest in 2017, Troy had three years of experience running his own general practice. Today, his practice involves representing buyers, sellers, investors, realtors, and lenders in commercial and residential real estate transactions, as well as small business formations, and other matters that stem from the real estate practice.

In his role for Northwest Title, Troy manages the Athens branch office, and concentrates on resolving title defects, assisting in challenging real estate transactions, conducting closings, and acting as a resource for clients.


Capital University Law School, Juris Doctor.
University of Rio Grande, BS, Mathematics.

Professional Associations:

  • Admitted to Ohio Bar, 2013
  • Admitted to the United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 2014
  • Member of the Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member of the Vinton County Bar Association
  • Solicitor for Village of McArthur
  • Trustee for Rio Grande Community College
  • Past Board Member and Vice President of the Vinton County Chamber of Commerce
  • Past Board Member for Board of Vinton County Developmental Disabilities

Outside of the Office:

Troy enjoys being outdoors with his family, running, and traveling.