Dennis P. Howell

Dennis P. Howell: Attorney with The Grunsky Law Firm PC AV stamp icon


In addition to trial work, conducts pre-litigation investigations in construction and employment claims. Developed network of specialists to assist with early evaluations to resolve disputes in advance of court involvement.

Past President, Freedom Rotary Club. Appointed by Governor Pete Wilson to Board of Santa Cruz County Fair. Past President, Ag History Project.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Business Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Torts
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Construction Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
831-205-7778  Phone
(831) 722-2444  Phone
(831) 722-6153  Fax
Year of First Admission:
1988, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1977, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California; 1977, California
Monterey County Bar Association; State Bar of California; Association of Defense Counsel (President, Northern California, 2003); California Defense Counsel (Director, 1999-2009; President 2008); American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate); Association of Defense Trial Attorneys.
Capt., U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, 1970-1973
Birth Information:
Oakland, California, September 10, 1948
Reported Cases:
Chavez v. Carpenter (2001) 91 Cal. App. 4th 1433; Mister v. Regents (1998) 67 Cal. App. 4th 437; White v. Renck (1980) 108 Cal. App. 3d 835; Finley v. Kristoferson (1979) 94 Cal. App. 3d 139.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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Hollister, California

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