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Attorneys & Counselors At Law

Jonathan F. Howard



  • California State and Federal
  • Maryland State


  • J.D., 2000 University of San Diego
  • B.A., 1994 University of Arizona

Jonathan F. Howard is an associate at Futrovsky, Forster & Scherr, Chartered, and his practice focuses on the defense of those who have been charged with criminal and traffic offenses ranging from reckless driving and driving while intoxicated through serious felonies.

In his former capacity as an Assistant Public Defender covering four Maryland counties, Mr. Howard represented thousands of criminal defendants, negotiating favorable pleas for his clients or proceeding to trial. During his tenure with the Office of the Public Defender for the State of Maryland, Mr. Howard tried hundreds of cases, including more than 50 jury trials.

Mr. Howard grew up in Garrett Park and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Arizona and his law degree from the University of San Diego. He is licensed to practice in Maryland, the District of Columbia and California. Mr. Howard is a member of the Montgomery County Bar Association and is a member of Criminal Attorneys US.