Philip V. Howard


Phone: (239) 939-4888 or (239) 325–2179
Fax: (239) 277-0601

Philip V. Howard is an associate with Osterhout & McKinney. He practices elder law, specifically in the areas of Guardianship, Fiduciary Litigation, and Estate Planning. He grew up in Southwest Florida, having lived here for the past 12 years. He received his bachelor’s degree in business management from Southeastern University in Lakeland, Florida in 2009. He then received his Juris Doctorate from the Florida International University College of Law in Miami, Florida in 2013.

While in Law School, Mr. Howard participated in the school’s clinical and externship programs. In addition, he was privileged to serve as President of the law school’s Federalist Society Student Chapter in his third year.

While not practicing law, Mr. Howard volunteers his time playing electric guitar at McGregor Baptist Church. In addition, he also enjoys playing and watching basketball.



Areas of Practice

  • Guardianship
  • Fiduciary Litigation
  • Estate Planning

Bar Admissions

  • State of Florida, 2013


  • Florida International University College of Law, Miami, Florida
    • Juris Doctorate – 2013
  • Southeastern University, Lakeland, Florida
    • Bachelor of Science – 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Florida Bar
  • The Florida Bar, Young Lawyers Division
  • Lee County Bar Association
  • Florida State Guardianship Association
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