Jonathan G. Howard, Partner


Jonathan Howard practices in the firm's Business Law Practice Group and focuses in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, securities, and general corporate law. His recent experience includes

  • Representing buyers and sellers in public and private merger and acquisition transactions.
  • Representing issuers in private equity and venture capital transactions.
  • Drafting and negotiating a variety of agreements, including license agreements, supply agreements, consulting agreements, and development agreements for retailers, service providers, manufacturers, health care organizations, and educational institutions.
  • Advising and assisting clients in forming business organizations.
  • Advising clients regarding corporate governance and securities law issues, including annual reporting obligations.

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University (J.D., cum laude, 2008)
    • William H. Pedrick Scholar
  • Arizona State University – W.P. Carey School of Business (B.S., summa cum laude, 2004)
    • Major: Finance

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce (Economic Development Committee)
  • Phoenix Regional Sports Commission (Board of Directors)
  • Rotary Club of Litchfield Park (Member)
  • Phoenix One Foundation (Former Board of Directors)
  • Capitol Schools Project (Volunteer)
  • WESTMARC (Executive Committee)

Professional Recognition

  • 2010 Top 50 Pro Bono Attorney