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William Howard, American lawyer. Bar: Connecticut 1967, United States Tax Court 1972, United States District Court Connecticut 1973, United States Court Appeals 1979, United States Supreme Court 1979.


Howard, William was born on November 16, 1938 in Norwalk, Connecticut, United States. Son of John E. and Mary (Galik) Howard.


University of Connecticut (Bachelor of Arts, 1964). Harvard University (Juris Doctor, 1967). Georgetown University (Master of Laws in Taxation, 1971).


WATCH (Waterbury Action to Conserve Our Heritage, Inc.) V. Harris 603 F.2d 310 (2d Cir. 1978) Worked at Howard and McMillan (Middletown, Connecticut) specializing in Real Estate Law, Corporation Law, Litigation, Taxation Law, Municipal Law. Admitted to the bar, 1967, Connecticut. 1972, United States. Tax Court.

1973, United States. District Court, District of Connecticut. 1979, United States. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Kappa Phi.

Law Clerk to United States. Tax Court Judge Samuel B. Sterrett, 1970-1972. Attorney Trial Referee, Judicial District of Middlesex, 1987-1989.

Member: City of Middletown Personnel Appeals Board, 1988—. Redevelopment Agency, 1988-1990, Connecticut Valley Tourism Commission, 1985-1991. Member: Middlesex County (President, 1991-1992) and Connecticut Bar Associations.

The Bar of Middlesex County (Member, Standing Committee on Recommendations for Admission).


Trustee Connecticut Trust History Preservation, 1977—1980, Greater Middletown Preservation Trust, 1973—1980, president, 1975—1977. Vestryman Society Church Holy Trinity, Middletown, 1977—1980. Member executive committee Church Home Hartford.

Co-chairman calling com, 1980—1981. Member of Rotary Club, Middlesex County Chamber of C., Harvard Law School Association Connecticut (president 1981-1982, board governors), Middlesex County Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association.


Married Martha S. Ray, July 10, 1967 (divorced June 1978). 1 child Matthew W.; Married Eleanor W. Toth, October 10, 1981.