Howard focuses his practice on complex estate planning (including gift, estate, charitable and generation-skipping transfer tax planning), trust and estate administration and the representation of charitable organizations.
He speaks frequently on estate and tax planning topics before both lawyer and non-lawyer audiences.
•Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Wills, Trusts and Estates, 2000 - Present
•Florida Super Lawyers, 2007 - Present
•The Best Lawyers in America, 2010 - Present
•Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated
Civic and Philanthropic Activity
•Holocaust Museum and Education Center of Southwest Florida
•Hope for Haiti
•Care Club of Collier County
•Greater Naples Area Planning Giving Council
•Ancillary Probate in Florida, Practical Law Guide, co-author, Thomson Reuters
•Probate: Florida, Practical Law Guide, co-author, Thomson Reuters
• Unraveling the Mysteries of the Florida Exemptions for Life Insurance and Annuity Contract , Part 1 and Part 2, Florida Bar Journal
Books & Guides
• Ancillary Probate in Florida
• Probate in Florida
News & Press Releases
• Cummings & Lockwood's Trusts & Estates Attorneys Named 2017 Florida Super Lawyers
•Ancillary Probate in Florida
•Florida Bar Association
•American Bar Association
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