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Howard M. Bushman

Partner

Howard M. Bushman is a Partner at The Moskowitz Law Firm, whose practice includes multi-state consumer class action litigation, mass tort litigation, insurance litigation, employment matters, and complex commercial litigation.

A skilled litigator known for placing major emphasis on serving as a valuable resource to clients, Howard has successfully prosecuted many multi-plaintiff, mass tort and class action lawsuits across the country.

Howard's leadership and strong, knowledgeable client advocacy are pivotal to the firm's operations and overarching mission to combat unfair practices and corporate wrongdoing. 

BIO

Attorney Howard M. Bushman of The Moskowitz Law Firm is a seasoned trial lawyer with over 17 years of experience providing clients with quality legal representation and business litigation services. As passionate for the law as he is for giving back to the local community, Howard is a frequent lecturer on class action litigation at the University of Miami and received the Eleventh Judicial Circuit and Miami-Dade County Bar Associations' Put Something Back Pro Bono Service Award in 2008.

Prior to joining The Moskowitz Law Firm, Howard was Partner at Harke Clasby & Bushman LLP, where he proved himself capable of handling some the firm's the most complex and challenging cases, against formidable corporate defendants.

Prior to joining Harke & Clasby LLP in 2000, Howard served as a Certified Legal Intern for the Dade County Public Defender's Office, and interned with the Honorable Marvin J. Garbis in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland.

Howard received an undergraduate degree in Hospitality Business from Michigan State University (B.A., 1997) and is a graduate of the University of Miami School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2000). While at the University of Miami, he served as the Executive Editor of The University of Miami Business Law Review and authored the article, ERISA Preemption: Fallacies and Liabilities. Additionally, Howard was a member of the National Mock Trial Team and The International Legal Honor Society of Phi Delta Phi.

Howard was selected as one of South Florida's Most Effective Litigators for 2008 by The Daily Business Review and was first named as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers® in 2009.

He is a Member of the American Bar Association, the Florida Bar, the Dade County Bar Association, and is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Middle, and Northern Districts of Florida.

EDUCATION

University of Miami School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2000

Member, Phi Delta Phi (Honors)

Executive Editor, University of Miami Business Law Review, 1999 - 2000

Michigan State University, B.A., 1996

COURT ADMISSIONS

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida

AFFILIATIONS & DESIGNATIONS

Member, American Bar Association

Member, The Florida Bar

Member, Dade County Bar Association

HONORS, AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Recipient, Eleventh Judicial Circuit and Dade County Bar Association's Put Something Back Pro Bono Service Award, 2008

The Daily Business Review, South Florida's Most Effective Litigators, 2008

Super Lawyers Rising Stars® by Thomson Reuters, Top Rated Class Action & Mass Torts Attorney, 2009, 2011 - 2015

PRACTICE AREAS

Class Actions

Commercial Litigation

Products Liability

Business Torts

General Civil Litigation

Defective Medical Devices and Drugs

Consumer Protection

General Business Representation

PUBLICATIONS

 ERISA Preemption: Fallacies and Liabilities (The University of Miami Business Law Review)