Benjamin Howard

Associate

bhoward@bkscal.com

(510) 597-3330

Benjamin Howard’s practice focuses on insurance defense, habitability law, and warranty law.
Prior to joining Becherer Kannett & Schweitzer, Benjamin had wide-ranging experience in civil litigation and criminal law. He helped successfully overturn a jury verdict on appeal for attorney’s fees exceeding $8 million. While in law school at UC Hastings, Benjamin had an externship with the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office, General Felonies Unit, where he conducted preliminary hearings and argued motions on a daily basis.

Education

  • University of Arizona, BA Business Management, 2012 Dean’s List with Distinction
  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, JD, 2016

Of Personal Note

When Ben is not practicing law, he can often be found on the golf course. Ben competed at the national level as part of the American Junior Golf Association. He is an avid sports fan and enjoys rooting for his favorite teams.