Howard represents businesses, financial services institutions and individuals in complex civil litigation. His practice focuses on commercial litigation, insurance, products liability, media, and intellectual property matters. Howard is a Senior Director and member of the Executive Committee of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC), an organization comprised of preeminent leaders in the insurance and corporate defense bar. FDCC Membership is selective and by invitation to those who have been judged by their peers to have achieved professional distinction.
Howard is also the Immediate Past President of Defense Counsel of Rhode Island, the Rhode Island State Legal Defense Organization affiliated with Defense Research Institute. Howard is a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America, a trial lawyer honor society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers.
|RI||Authorized to practice law||1984||06/08/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Commercial Litigation,||Best Lawyers in America||2015|
|Litigation Star||Benchmark Litigation||2015|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Litigation Counsel of America||N/A||2012 - Present|
|Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel||Senior Director||2003 - Present|
|Defense Research Institute||N/A||1985 - Present|
|Defense Counsel of Rhode Island||Past President||N/A|
|For The Defense (DRI, Defense Research Institute)||Can Proportionality Be An Effective Weapon to Control e-Discovery||2013|
|The FDCC Quarterly||The Case For Self-Interested Civility||2012|
|The FDCC Quarterly||Iqbal and Twombly – Reinvigorating the Substance of Rule 8||2011|
|Boston University School of Law||JD||N/A|
|FDCC 2013 Annual Meeting||Predictive Coding: Going on the Offensive Using Analytical Tools||2013|
|Rhode Island Bar Association 2012 Annual Meeting||E Discovery Ethics – Staying Out of Trouble In A Digital And Contentious World||2012|
|Defense Counsel of Rhode Island||Everything I Needed To Know About E-Discovery But Was Afraid To Ask||2012|
|FDCC 2012 Annual Meeting||The Lost Colony Of Ethics And Professionalism||2012|
|FDCC 2011 Winter Meeting||Fundamentally Reshaping The Rules of Civil Procedure An Opportunity for Real Reform||2011|
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